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Le Grand-Village-Plage

General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.2371,Lat: 45.8611 marker
Elevation4 meter above sea level
Local time21:52:00pm
At islandIle-d-oleron
Name province/regionPoitou-Charentes
Name SubregionCharente-Maritime
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityRochefort
Name Le Grand-Village-Plage

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Saint-Trojan-les-Bains3 km SouthEast
2 Le Château-d'Oléron4.5 km NorthEast
3 Dolus-d'Oléron5.8 km NorthNorthWest
4 Bourcefranc-le-Chapus7.5 km EastSouthEast
5 Saint-Pierre-d'Oléron10.5 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey378 km North
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey412 km North
3 ParisFrance426 km NorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Bay of Biscay is very close with only a distance of around 2 km (direction West).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 Étang d'Hourtin (31.9 km2 at a height of around -1 meter above sea level) at a distance of 72.7 km in Southern direction).

The most nearby international border is the French-Spanish border with a straight distance of 281.9 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 395 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 79%, low location: 21%, The hills are mainly eastern orientated. 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 122 km and direction SouthSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   8.9 km2 
 Nature   11.3 km2 
 Wet nature   23 km2 
 Agriculture   7.8 km2 
 Viticulture   0.5 km2 
 Urban area   6.8 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.3 km2 
 Rock-Sand   1.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Le Grand-Village-Plage in country France

Le Grand-Village-Plage at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Cordouan LighthouseFrance31 km South
2 Bordeaux, Port of the MoonFrance125 km SouthSouthEast
3 Jurisdiction of Saint-EmilionFrance137 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Dunes et forts littorales de l'ile d'OlronFR0.4 km West

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Saint-Trojan-les-Bains

Type of weather in Saint-Trojan-les-Bainsovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 16.22 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 93 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:10 hour and 55 minutes
Sunrise :07:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:45 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Saint-Trojan-les-Bains - FR (longitude: -1.2371, latitude: 45.8611)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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