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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.5431,Lat: 62.2145 marker
Elevation258 meter above sea level
Local time18:47:02pm
At islandBorðoy
Name province/regionNorðoyar
Name SubregionKlaksvík

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Klaksvík2.3 km NorthWest
2 Árnafjørður4.7 km NorthNorthEast
3 Ánirnar4.9 km North
4 Norðtoftir7.2 km NorthNorthEast
5 Syðradalur7.3 km NorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands24 km SouthWest
2 Glasgow   Scotland727 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland793 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Norðoyri lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction WestSouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Eiðisvatn (0.9 km2 at a distance of 27 km in WestNorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Borðoy. The distance to the mainland is 403.1 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 4%, low location: 57%, hill: 39%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised).
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 664 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 42 km in Western direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Norðoyri in country Faroe-islands

Norðoyri 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 Ireland401 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland505 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland573 km NorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Klaksvík

Type of weather in Klaksvíkovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 10 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.02 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 989 mb
Humidity: 86 %
Daylength at 28 September 2023:11 hour and 45 minutes
Sunrise :08:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:09 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Klaksvík - FO (longitude: -6.5431, latitude: 62.2145)
Distance weather station to place (direction OSO): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
992 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
992 mbar
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10 degrees
992 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
10 degrees
992 mbar
light rainweericoon
10 degrees
992 mbar
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11 degrees
994 mbar
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10 degrees
997 mbar
light rainweericoon
9 degrees
1001 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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