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Le Château-d'Oléron

Le Château-d'Oléron

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.1976,Lat: 45.8904 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time12:35:30pm
At islandIle-d-oleron
Name province/regionPoitou-Charentes
Name SubregionCharente-Maritime
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityRochefort
Name Le Château-d'Oléron

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Le Grand-Village-Plage4.5 km SouthWest
2 Saint-Trojan-les-Bains5.3 km SouthSouthWest
3 Dolus-d'Oléron5.6 km WestNorthWest
4 Bourcefranc-le-Chapus6.5 km SouthSouthEast
5 Saint-Pierre-d'Oléron10.2 km NorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey375 km North
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey410 km North
3 ParisFrance422 km NorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Le Château-d'Oléron lies at the Bay of Biscay (direction NorthEast).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 71.3 km in Northern direction).

The most nearby international border is the French-Spanish border with a straight distance of 285.6 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 400 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 91%, low location: 9%, 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 124 km and direction South).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   4.1 km2 
 Nature   2.4 km2 
 Wet nature   44.8 km2 
 Agriculture   8.7 km2 
 Viticulture   0.5 km2 
 Urban area   5.2 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Le Château-d'Oléron in country France

Le Château-d'Oléron at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Cordouan LighthouseFrance34 km South
2 Bordeaux, Port of the MoonFrance127 km SouthSouthEast
3 Jurisdiction of Saint-EmilionFrance138 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Marais de Brouage-OlronFR0.1 km NorthNorthWest

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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 :2023-12-08 12:27:18
Placename webcam: Fouras - New Aquitaine - France
Bings maps Fouras

Name webcam: Chatelaillon-Plage: Châtelaillon-Plage

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 12:19:49
Placename webcam: Chatelaillon-Plage - New Aquitaine - France
Bings maps Chatelaillon-Plage

Name webcam: Bourcefranc-le-Chapus

Current time

Current weather at Saint-Trojan-les-Bains

Type of weather in Saint-Trojan-les-Bainslight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.23 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 91 %
Daylength at 8 December 2023:8 hour and 47 minutes
Sunrise :08:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:20 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Saint-Trojan-les-Bains - FR (longitude: -1.1976, latitude: 45.8904)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

12 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
12 degrees
1016 mbar
light rainweericoon
12 degrees
1018 mbar
light rainweericoon
12 degrees
1017 mbar
light rainweericoon
12 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
12 degrees
1013 mbar
light rainweericoon
13 degrees
1012 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
15 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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