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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country East
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.5355,Lat: 62.3602 marker
Elevation124 meter above sea level
Local time12:47:45pm
At islandViðoy
Name Norðoyar
Name Viðareiði

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Múli2.6 km West
2 Norðdepil7.2 km South
3 Hvannasund7.3 km South
4 Norðtoftir9.3 km South
5 Kunoy10.2 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands39 km SouthSouthWest
2 Glasgow   Scotland742 km South
3 Reykjavík   Iceland787 km NorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Viðareiði lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction WestNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Eiðisvatn (0.9 km2 at a distance of 27.6 km in Western direction).The place is located at an island named Viðoy. The distance to the mainland is 414 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 1%, low location: 56%, hill: 40%, low mountains: 1%, moderate high mountains: 1%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 668 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 51 km in WestSouthWestern direction).


Location of Viðareiði in country Faroe-islands

Viðareiði 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 Ireland415 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland521 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland566 km NorthWest

Social media - Maps

Youtube filmpje van ViðareiðiVideo's op youtube van Viðareiði
Vimeo ViðareiðiVideo's op Vimeo
TikTok ViðareiðiTikTok
Instagram ViðareiðiInstagram
flickr foto's en afbeeldingen van ViðareiðiFlickr
Bings mapsBings maps

Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Svinoy › North-East

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-13 12:46:08
Placename webcam: Svinoy - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Svinoy

Name webcam: Svinoy › North-West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-08-13 13:18:57
Placename webcam: Svinoy - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Svinoy

Name webcam: Klaksvik: road

Current time

Current weather at Norðoyar region

Type of weather in Norðoyar regionscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.22 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 1018 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 13 August 2022:16 hour and 17 minutes
Sunrise :06:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:39 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Norðoyar region - FO (longitude: -6.5355, latitude: 62.3602)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0 Kilometers

12 degrees
1018 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1017 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1016 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1015 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1013 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

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