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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.5143,Lat: 62.2771 marker
Elevation73 meter above sea level
Local time8:11:34am
At islandBorðoy
Name Norðoyar
Name Hvannasund

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hvannasund2 km NorthNorthEast
2 Norðdepil2.2 km North
3 Árnafjørður2.6 km SouthWest
4 Ánirnar4.1 km WestSouthWest
5 Haraldsund4.8 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands31 km SouthWest
2 Glasgow   Scotland733 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland792 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Norðtoftir lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction EastNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Eiðisvatn (0.9 km2 at a distance of 27.3 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: 55%, hill: 41%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 665 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 47 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Norðtoftir in country Faroe-islands

Norðtoftir 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 Ireland407 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland512 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland571 km NorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Bings mapsBings maps

Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Kirkja › North-West: Norðoyar

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:06:27
Placename webcam: Kirkja - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Kirkja

Name webcam: Kirkja › South-East: Norðoyar

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:05:18
Placename webcam: Kirkja - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Kirkja

Name webcam: Svinoy › North-East

Current time

Current weather at Norðoyar region

Type of weather in Norðoyar regionovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 2 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 13.17 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: North North West
Air pressure: 1013 mb
Humidity: 70 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:7 hour and 19 minutes
Sunrise :09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Norðoyar region - FO (longitude: -6.5143, latitude: 62.2771)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0.01 Kilometers

2 degrees
1014 mbar
light snowweericoon
1 degrees
1013 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
2 degrees
1009 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
3 degrees
1001 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

6 degrees
994 mbar
5 degrees
992 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
991 mbar
light rainweericoon
3 degrees
992 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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