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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 time7:26:23am
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).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Viðareiði in country Faroe-islands

Viðareiði 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 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 :2023-01-30 07:21:22
Placename webcam: Svinoy - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Svinoy

Name webcam: Svinoy › North-West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 08:25:17
Placename webcam: Svinoy - Norðoyar region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Svinoy

Name webcam: Syradalur, Kal › East

Current time

Current weather at Norðoyar region

Type of weather in Norðoyar regionovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 1 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 13.73 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 70 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:7 hour and 18 minutes
Sunrise :10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

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

1 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
1 degrees
1013 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
1 degrees
1009 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
2 degrees
1002 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

6 degrees
994 mbar
5 degrees
992 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
991 mbar
light rainweericoon
3 degrees
991 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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