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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.9549,Lat: 47.3895 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time19:09:00pm
At islandIle-d-houat
Name province/regionBretagne
Name SubregionMorbihan
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityLorient
Name Île-d'Houat

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hœdic8 km SouthEast
2 Locmaria14.3 km SouthWest
3 Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys15.7 km NorthEast
4 Le Palais16.3 km West
5 Quiberon16.4 km NorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey211 km NorthNorthEast
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey232 km NorthNorthEast
3 ParisFrance424 km EastNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Île-d'Houat lies at the Bay of Biscay (direction NorthNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Étang de Noyalo (0.7 km2 at a height of around -1 meter above sea level) at a distance of 32 km in NorthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the French-Spanish border with a straight distance of 459 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 643 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 27%, low location: 73%, 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 334 km and direction SouthSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   2.5 km2 
 Wet nature   0.6 km2 
 Agriculture   0.6 km2 
 Urban area   0.3 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Île-d'Houat in country France

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

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Mont-Saint-Michel and its BayFrance175 km NorthEast
2 Cordouan LighthouseFrance243 km SouthSouthEast
3 The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and ChalonnesFrance276 km East

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Iles Houat-HoedicFR0.1 km NorthNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys

Type of weather in Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuysovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 21 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.87 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 85 %
Daylength at 28 September 2023:11 hour and 53 minutes
Sunrise :08:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:59 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Saint-Gildas-de-Rhuys - FR (longitude: -2.9549, latitude: 47.3895)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZW): 0 Kilometers

20 degrees
1015 mbar
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1025 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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