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General information - Location

CountryFaroe Islands
Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.7282,Lat: 61.4426 marker
Elevation146 meter above sea level
Local time5:35:59am
At islandSuðuroy
Name Suðuroy
Name Sumba

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Akrar2.2 km NorthNorthWest
2 Lopra2.2 km WestNorthWest
3 Nes3.7 km NorthNorthWest
4 Sumba4.2 km South
5 Porkeri4.6 km North

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 TórshavnFaroe-islands65 km NorthNorthEast
2 Glasgow   Scotland645 km South
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland766 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Víkarbyrgi lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Sandsvatn (0.6 km2 at a distance of 44.5 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Suðuroy. The distance to the mainland is 321.3 km.

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 5%, low location: 71%, hill: 24%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 635 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Vágar Airport (at a distance of 75 km in Northern direction).


Location of Víkarbyrgi in country Faroe-islands

Víkarbyrgi 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 Ireland334 km SouthSouthEast
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland419 km SouthSouthWest
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland615 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: Sumba: Akraberg

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 06:27:37
Placename webcam: Sumba - Suðuroy region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Sumba

Name webcam: Sumba › West: Akraberg Lighthouse

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 06:23:07
Placename webcam: Sumba - Suðuroy region - Faroe Islands
Bings maps Sumba

Name webcam: Sumba › North-East: Akraberg Lighthouse

Current time

Current weather at Kráir

Type of weather in Kráirovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 15.84 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1004 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 25 September 2022:12 hour and 2 minutes
Sunrise :08:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:19 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Kráir - FO (longitude: -6.7282, latitude: 61.4426)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0.01 Kilometers

11 degrees
1000 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
993 mbar
light rainweericoon
10 degrees
987 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
988 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
993 mbar
light rainweericoon

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