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General information - Location

CountryFrance
Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -3.4566,Lat: 47.6394 marker
Elevation32 meter above sea level
Local time1:35:17am
At islandGroix
Name province/regionBretagne
Name SubregionMorbihan
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityLorient
Name Groix

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Gâvres9.7 km EastNorthEast
2 Larmor-Plage10.3 km NorthEast
3 Ploemeur10.9 km NorthNorthEast
4 Port-Louis11.4 km EastNorthEast
5 Locmiquélic13.3 km NorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey200 km NorthEast
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey213 km NorthNorthEast
3 Cardiff    Wales431 km NorthNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Groix lies at the Bay of Biscay (direction NorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Étangs du Ter (0.5 km2 at a height of around -1 meter above sea level) at a distance of 10.9 km in NorthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the English-Welsh border with a straight distance of 449.3 km in NorthNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 629 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 6%, low location: 94%, The hills are mainly southwestern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport (at a distance of 379 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Lorient South Brittany (Bretagne Sud) Airport (at a distance of 14 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   7 km2 
 43.1% 
 Wet nature   0.9 km2 
 5.6% 
 Agriculture   6.9 km2 
 42.2% 
 Urban area   1.5 km2 
 9.1% 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Groix in country France


Groix at Physical map (height map)


Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Mont-Saint-Michel and its BayFrance182 km EastNorthEast
2 Cordouan LighthouseFrance289 km SouthSouthEast
3 Cornwall and West Devon Mining LandscapeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland313 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ile de GroixFR0.4 km NorthNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




Current weather at Groix

Type of weather in Groixfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 16 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.69 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 91 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:15 hour and 34 minutes
Sunrise :06:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:06 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Groix - FR (longitude: -3.4566, latitude: 47.6394)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

2:00
16 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
5:00
16 degrees
1013 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
8:00
17 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
11:00
18 degrees
1017 mbar
light rainweericoon
14:00
17 degrees
1018 mbar
light rainweericoon
17:00
18 degrees
1018 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
20:00
15 degrees
1020 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
23:00
14 degrees
1021 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon










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