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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.1738,Lat: 46.0182 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time20:43:40pm
At islandÎle d'Aix
Name province/regionPoitou-Charentes
Name SubregionCharente-Maritime
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityRochefort
Name Île-d'Aix

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Fouras7.6 km SouthEast
2 Yves8.8 km EastNorthEast
3 Châtelaillon-Plage8.9 km NorthEast
4 Angoulins10.7 km NorthEast
5 Port-des-Barques10.9 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey362 km North
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey396 km North
3 ParisFrance410 km NorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Île-d'Aix lies at the Bay of Biscay (direction EastSouthEast). 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 57.9 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Île d'Aix. The distance to the mainland is 3 km.

The most nearby international border is the French-Spanish border with a straight distance of 299.9 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 420 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 78%, low location: 22%, The hills are mainly eastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
L'île d'Aix - Zones littorales (marais et terres hautes)

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport (at a distance of 137 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is La Rochelle-Île de Ré Airport (at a distance of 18 km in Northern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.6 km2 
 Wet nature   10.1 km2 
 Agriculture   1 km2 
 Urban area   0.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Île-d'Aix in country France

Île-d'Aix at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Cordouan LighthouseFrance48 km South
2 Bordeaux, Port of the MoonFrance140 km SouthSouthEast
3 Jurisdiction of Saint-EmilionFrance149 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Valle de la Charente (basse valle)FR0 km SouthSouthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Fouras

Type of weather in Fourasclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.2 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: North North West
Air pressure: 1022 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 58 minutes
Sunrise :07:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:46 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Fouras - FR (longitude: -1.1738, latitude: 46.0182)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0 Kilometers

8 degrees
1023 mbar
clear skyweericoon
7 degrees
1023 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1024 mbar
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7 degrees
1025 mbar
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1025 mbar
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11 degrees
1023 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1022 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11 degrees
1021 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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