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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.742,Lat: 62.2011 marker
Elevation118 meter above sea level
Local time3:27:01am
At islandEysturoy
Name province/regionEysturoy
Name SubregionEystur

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Gøtugjógv0.8 km SouthSouthWest
2 Syðrugøta1.7 km SouthWest
3 Leirvík2 km NorthEast
4 Undir Gøtueiði3.2 km SouthWest
5 Skipanes4 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands19 km SouthSouthWest
2 Glasgow   Scotland727 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland784 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Norðragøta lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Eiðisvatn (0.9 km2 at a distance of 18 km in NorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Eysturoy. The distance to the mainland is 392.9 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 4%, low location: 83%, hill: 13%, 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 674 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 32 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Norðragøta in country Faroe-islands

Norðragøta 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 Ireland405 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland501 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland565 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Eystur

Type of weather in Eysturlight snow weericoon
Current temperature: 1 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 13.71 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: North North East
Air pressure: 1007 mb
Humidity: 89 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:10 hour and 26 minutes
Sunrise :08:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:52 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Eystur - FO (longitude: -6.742, latitude: 62.2011)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
2 degrees
1008 mbar
light snowweericoon
3 degrees
1008 mbar
light snowweericoon
4 degrees
1007 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1007 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1006 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
1007 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
1008 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
7 degrees
1008 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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