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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.1461,Lat: 62.0558 marker
Elevation36 meter above sea level
Local time0:55:00am
At islandVágar
Name province/regionVágar
Name SubregionVága

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Miðvágur2.9 km West
2 Vatnsoyrar5.8 km NorthWest
3 Kvívík8.3 km NorthEast
4 Sørvágur8.4 km WestNorthWest
5 Stykkið8.5 km NorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands21 km EastSouthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland716 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland771 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Sandavágur lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction West). The nearest bigger lake is Søvagsvatn (3.2 km2 at a distance of 4.2 km in Western direction).The place is located at an island named Vágar. The distance to the mainland is 396.5 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 66%, hill: 32%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 691 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 6.9 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Sandavágur in country Faroe-islands

Sandavágur 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 Ireland402 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland481 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland557 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Miðvágur

Type of weather in Miðvágurovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 9 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.06 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 100 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:18 hour and 41 minutes
Sunrise :05:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:55 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Miðvágur - FO (longitude: -7.1461, latitude: 62.0558)
Distance weather station to place (direction ONO): 0 Kilometers

9 degrees
1008 mbar
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1007 mbar
light rainweericoon
11 degrees
1006 mbar
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1006 mbar
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1005 mbar
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10 degrees
1006 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
10 degrees
1006 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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