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General information - Location

Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -3.0422,Lat: 48.7757 marker
Elevation23 meter above sea level
Local time21:13:14pm
Name province/regionBretagne
Name SubregionCôtes-d'Armor
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalitySaint-Brieuc
Name Paimpol

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ploubazlanec2.9 km NorthEast
2 Kerfot3.9 km South
3 Lézardrieux4.8 km WestNorthWest
4 Plouézec5 km SouthEast
5 Yvias6.8 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 St Helier   Jersey82 km EastNorthEast
2 St. Peter Port   Guernsey84 km NorthEast
3 Cardiff    Wales304 km North

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Paimpol lies at the English Channel (direction NorthNorthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Loire coastal: Leguer, Trieux, Gouessant, Argueno*, part of the larger catchment area Loire, Brittany and Vendee coastal waters. The nearest bigger lake is Étang de Kerné Uhel (0.6 km2 at a height of around -1 meter above sea level) at a distance of 46.8 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the English-Welsh border with a straight distance of 320.3 km in NorthNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 448 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 5%, low location: 95%, The hills are mainly northern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport London Gatwick Airport (at a distance of 334 km and direction NorthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   9.4 km2 
 Nature   1 km2 
 Wet nature   14.1 km2 
 Agriculture   39.5 km2 
 Urban area   9.5 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Paimpol in country France

Paimpol at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Mont-Saint-Michel and its BayFrance114 km EastSouthEast
2 Dorset and East Devon CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland215 km North
3 Cornwall and West Devon Mining LandscapeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland228 km NorthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Tregor GoloFR0.8 km NorthNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Paimpol

Type of weather in Paimpolovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.65 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 1023 mb
Humidity: 84 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 51 minutes
Sunrise :07:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:50 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Paimpol - FR (longitude: -3.0422, latitude: 48.7757)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZO): 0 Kilometers

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1017 mbar
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1016 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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