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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country West
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.6477,Lat: 62.1043 marker
Elevation2 meter above sea level
Local time11:53:29am
At islandMykines
Name province/regionVágar
Name SubregionSørvágur

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Gásadalur11.1 km East
2 Bøur14.5 km EastSouthEast
3 Sørvágur18.2 km EastSouthEast
4 Vatnsoyrar21 km EastSouthEast
5 Miðvágur23.9 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands47 km EastSouthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland728 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland745 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Mykines lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Fjallavatn (1.1 km2 at a distance of 17 km in Eastern direction).The place is located at an island named Mykines. The distance to the mainland is 409.6 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 10%, low location: 81%, hill: 9%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 718 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 20 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Mykines in country Faroe-islands

Mykines at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland422 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland482 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland532 km NorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Mykines: Vágar

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 12:40:51
Placename webcam: Mykines - Vágar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Mykines

Name webcam: Mykines › South-East: Mykines Hólmur Lighthouse

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 12:35:00
Placename webcam: Mykines - Vágar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Mykines

Name webcam: Mykines

Current time

Current weather at Sørvágur

Type of weather in Sørvágurlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.72 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: East
Air pressure: 1004 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 8 December 2023:5 hour and 27 minutes
Sunrise :10:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:06 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sørvágur - FO (longitude: -7.6477, latitude: 62.1043)
Distance weather station to place (direction W): 0.01 Kilometers

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1004 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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