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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 time5:07:15am
At islandSkúgvoy
Name Sandoy
Name Skúgvoy

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).


Location of Skúvoy in country Faroe-islands

Skúvoy 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 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

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: Nolsoy › South-East: Nólsoy - Streymoy

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 05:51:37
Placename webcam: Nolsoy - Streymoy region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Nolsoy

Name webcam: Hvalba: Suðuroy

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 06:00:38
Placename webcam: Hvalba - Suðuroy region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Hvalba

Name webcam: Skopun › North-East: Sandoy - Skopunar Havn

Current time

Current weather at Sandoy region

Type of weather in Sandoy regionovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 12 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 15.07 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1004 mb
Humidity: 88 %
Daylength at 25 September 2022:12 hour and 2 minutes
Sunrise :08:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:19 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Sandoy region - FO (longitude: -6.8059, latitude: 61.7707)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

12 degrees
997 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
988 mbar
light rainweericoon
10 degrees
985 mbar
light rainweericoon
9 degrees
987 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
992 mbar
light rainweericoon

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