Hotels at Norðragøta Hotels at Norðragøta


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 time12:17:01pm
At islandEysturoy
Name Eysturoy
Name Eystur

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).


Location of Norðragøta in country Faroe-islands

Norðragøta at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

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

Social media - Maps

Youtube filmpje van NorðragøtaVideo's op youtube van Norðragøta
Vimeo NorðragøtaVideo's op Vimeo
TikTok NorðragøtaTikTok
Instagram NorðragøtaInstagram
flickr foto's en afbeeldingen van NorðragøtaFlickr
Bings mapsBings maps

Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Klaksvik: road

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-10 12:57:11
Placename webcam: Klaksvik - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Klaksvik

Name webcam: Leirvik › North: Leirvík - Eysturoy

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-10 12:56:42
Placename webcam: Leirvik - Eysturoy region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Leirvik

Name webcam: Syradalur, Kal › East

Current time

Current weather at Eystur

Type of weather in Eysturmoderate rain weericoon
Current temperature: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.14 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1007 mb
Humidity: 93 %
Daylength at 10 August 2022:16 hour and 33 minutes
Sunrise :06:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:48 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Eystur - FO (longitude: -6.742, latitude: 62.2011)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

12 degrees
1009 mbar
light rainweericoon
12 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon
11 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1016 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1017 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

Widget is loading comments...
number of views: 194