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Stóra Dímun

Stóra Dímun

General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.7545,Lat: 61.6853 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time12:57:54pm
At islandStóra Dímun
Name Sandoy
Name Skúgvoy

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Skúvoy9.9 km North
2 Sandvík10.9 km WestSouthWest
3 Dalur11.7 km NorthNorthEast
4 Skarvanes12 km NorthNorthEast
5 Hvalba14 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands38 km NorthNorthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland671 km South
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland793 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Stóra Dímun lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction South). The nearest bigger lake is Sandsvatn (0.6 km2 at a distance of 17.5 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Stóra Dímun. The distance to the mainland is 353.2 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 46%, low location: 54%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 661 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 50 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).


Location of Stóra Dímun in country Faroe-islands

Stóra Dímun 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 Ireland357 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland445 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland597 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Porkeri: Suðuroy

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-13 12:58:32
Placename webcam: Porkeri - Suðuroy region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Porkeri

Name webcam: Oravik: Tvøroyri, Krambatangi-1

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-13 13:54:45
Placename webcam: Oravik - Suðuroy region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Oravik

Name webcam: Oravik: Tvøroyri, Krambatangi

Current time

Current weather at Hamar

Type of weather in Hamarscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.99 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1019 mb
Humidity: 92 %
Daylength at 13 August 2022:16 hour and 9 minutes
Sunrise :06:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:36 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Hamar - FO (longitude: -6.7545, latitude: 61.6853)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
1019 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1018 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1016 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1015 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

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