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La Barre-de-Monts

La Barre-de-Monts

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.12,Lat: 46.8839 marker
Elevation3 meter above sea level
Local time21:50:46pm
Name province/regionPays de la Loire
Name SubregionVendée
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityLes Sables-d'Olonne
Name La Barre-de-Monts

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Notre-Dame-de-Monts5.4 km SouthSouthWest
2 Beauvoir-sur-Mer7 km EastNorthEast
3 Barbâtre7.4 km NorthNorthWest
4 Saint-Urbain8.4 km EastSouthEast
5 Saint-Gervais9.3 km East

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey258 km North
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey288 km North
3 ParisFrance397 km EastNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

La Barre-de-Monts lies at the Bay of Biscay (direction North).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Loire coastal: Sevre niortaise, Lay, Sallertaine, Falleron, part of the larger catchment area Loire, Brittany and Vendee coastal waters. The nearest bigger lake is Lac du Jaunay (1 km2 at a height of around -1 meter above sea level) at a distance of 35.8 km in SouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the French-Spanish border with a straight distance of 393.8 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 551 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 93%, low location: 7%, The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport (at a distance of 254 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Île d'Yeu Airport (at a distance of 28 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   8.4 km2 
 Nature   1.9 km2 
 Wet nature   28.1 km2 
 Agriculture   28.3 km2 
 Urban area   4.6 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of La Barre-de-Monts in country France

La Barre-de-Monts at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Cordouan LighthouseFrance162 km SouthSouthEast
2 Mont-Saint-Michel and its BayFrance200 km NorthNorthEast
3 The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and ChalonnesFrance221 km East

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Marais Breton, baie de Bourgneuf, le de Noirmoutier et fort de MontsFR0.4 km WestNorthWest

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Current weather at La Barre-de-Monts

Type of weather in La Barre-de-Montsfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.28 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: North North West
Air pressure: 999 mb
Humidity: 74 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:11 hour and 9 minutes
Sunrise :07:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:55 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

La Barre-de-Monts - FR (longitude: -2.12, latitude: 46.8839)
Distance weather station to place (direction WZW): 0 Kilometers

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