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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.8059,Lat: 61.7707 marker
Elevation74 meter above sea level
Local time13:10:13pm
At islandSkúgvoy
Name province/regionSandoy
Name SubregionSkúgvoy

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Skarvanes4.1 km EastNorthEast
2 Dalur6.7 km East
3 Sandur7.2 km North
4 Húsavík8 km EastNorthEast
5 Stóra Dímun9.9 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands29 km NorthNorthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland681 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland800 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Skúvoy lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction East). The nearest bigger lake is Sandsvatn (0.6 km2 at a distance of 7.8 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Skúgvoy. The distance to the mainland is 361.2 km.


Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 8%, low location: 88%, hill: 4%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 669 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 41 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Skúvoy in country Faroe-islands


Skúvoy 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 Ireland366 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland454 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland589 km NorthWest


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




Current weather at Sandoy region

Type of weather in Sandoy regionlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.33 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1006 mb
Humidity: 96 %
Daylength at 24 June 2024:19 hour and 37 minutes
Sunrise :04:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :00:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sandoy region - FO (longitude: -6.8059, latitude: 61.7707)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
17:00
9 degrees
1007 mbar
light rainweericoon
20:00
8 degrees
1009 mbar
light rainweericoon
23:00
8 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon
2:00
9 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
5:00
9 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
8:00
9 degrees
1016 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11:00
9 degrees
1017 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
14:00
9 degrees
1018 mbar
few cloudsweericoon










5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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