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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.2636,Lat: 45.9096 marker
Elevation4 meter above sea level
Local time9:28:27am
At islandIle-d-oleron
Name Poitou-Charentes
Name Charente-Maritime
Name Rochefort
Name Dolus-d'Oléron

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Saint-Pierre-d'Oléron4.9 km NorthWest
2 Le Château-d'Oléron5.6 km EastSouthEast
3 Le Grand-Village-Plage5.8 km SouthSouthEast
4 Saint-Trojan-les-Bains8.6 km SouthSouthEast
5 Saint-Georges-d'Oléron9.5 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey372 km North
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey406 km North
3 ParisFrance423 km NorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Bay of Biscay is very close with only a distance of around 2 km (direction WestSouthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Garonne coastal: Seudre, Charente, part of the larger catchment area Adour-Garonne. The nearest bigger lake is Lac du Graon (0.7 km2 at a height of around -1 meter above sea level) at a distance of 68.3 km in Northern direction).

The most nearby international border is the French-Spanish border with a straight distance of 287 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 402 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 95%, low location: 5%, The most common land use in the area is 0.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Les terres hautes d'Oléron - Zones littorales (marais et terres hautes)

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport (at a distance of 128 km and direction SouthSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   10.6 km2 
 Nature   2.8 km2 
 Wet nature   24.5 km2 
 Agriculture   19.8 km2 
 Viticulture   3.3 km2 
 Urban area   7 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Dolus-d'Oléron in country France

Dolus-d'Oléron at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Cordouan LighthouseFrance37 km South
2 Bordeaux, Port of the MoonFrance131 km SouthSouthEast
3 Jurisdiction of Saint-EmilionFrance143 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Marais de Brouage-OlronFR0.5 km EastSouthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Fouras: Poitou-Charentes - Fort Vauban

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:24:37
Placename webcam: Fouras - New Aquitaine - France
Bings maps Fouras

Name webcam: Chatelaillon-Plage: Châtelaillon-Plage

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:07:55
Placename webcam: Chatelaillon-Plage - New Aquitaine - France
Bings maps Chatelaillon-Plage

Name webcam: Saint-Trojan-les-Bains

Current time

Current weather at Dolus-d'Oléron

Type of weather in Dolus-d'Oléronfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 2 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 1.79 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1031 mb
Humidity: 70 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:9 hour and 36 minutes
Sunrise :08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:06 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Dolus-d'Oléron - FR (longitude: -1.2636, latitude: 45.9096)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

4 degrees
1032 mbar
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1031 mbar
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9 degrees
1031 mbar
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1030 mbar
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10 degrees
1030 mbar
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1031 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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