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General information - Location

Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 23.617,Lat: 39.183 marker
Elevation255 meter above sea level
Local time10:18:56am
At islandΣκόπελος
Name province/regionΘεσσαλίας - Στερεάς Ελλάδας
Name SubregionΘεσσαλίας
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityΣκοπέλου

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Dhelfi5.6 km EastSouthEast
2 Skiathos10.4 km WestSouthWest
3 Skopelos11.2 km EastSouthEast
4 Promiri27.5 km West
5 Platania30.5 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AthinaiGreece131 km SouthSouthEast
2 Skopje   North-macedonia359 km NorthWest
3 София (Sоfiya)   Bulgaria389 km NorthNorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Glossa lies at the Aegean Sea (Mediterranean Sea) (direction North).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Eastern Sterea Ellada. The nearest bigger lake is Limni Paralimni (Λίμνη Παραλίμνη) (8.5 km2 at a distance of 80.2 km in Southern direction).The place is located at an island named Σκόπελος. The distance to the mainland is 21 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Macedonian-Greek border with a straight distance of 228.9 km in NorthNorthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 320 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 1%, low location: 53%, hill: 45%, low mountains: 0%, The hills are mainly southwestern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (at a distance of 140 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Skiathos Island National Airport (at a distance of 9.9 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Glossa in country Greece

Glossa at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of ChiosGreece116 km SouthSouthWest
2 Archaeological Site of DelphiGreece126 km SouthWest
3 Mount AthosGreece131 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Xanemos: Skiathos - Thessaly - Papadiamanti 9

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-06-06 09:12:52
Placename webcam: Xanemos - Thessaly and Central Greece - Greece
Bings maps Xanemos

Current weather at Skiathos

Type of weather in Skiathosfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 20 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.6 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1018 mb
Humidity: 60 %
Daylength at 6 June 2023:14 hour and 49 minutes
Sunrise :04:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:48 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Skiathos - GR (longitude: 23.617, latitude: 39.183)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0 Kilometers

18 degrees
1018 mbar
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1016 mbar
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18 degrees
1017 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
18 degrees
1018 mbar
clear skyweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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