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General information - Location

Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeSouth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 24.567,Lat: 38.917 marker
Elevation12 meter above sea level
Local time21:26:03pm
At islandΣκύρος
Name province/regionΘεσσαλίας - Στερεάς Ελλάδας
Name SubregionΣτερεάς Ελλάδας
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityΣκύρου

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Skiropoula21.2 km SouthWest
2 Kimi51.9 km SouthWest
3 Kalimerianoi54.2 km SouthWest
4 Malatianoi54.2 km SouthWest
5 Oxilithos54.4 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AthinaiGreece126 km SouthSouthWest
2 Skopje   North-macedonia428 km NorthWest
3 София (Sоfiya)   Bulgaria430 km NorthNorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Skiros lies at the Aegean Sea (Mediterranean Sea) (direction EastSouthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Eastern Sterea Ellada. The nearest bigger lake is Limni Distos (5.7 km2 at a distance of 71.2 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Σκύρος. The distance to the mainland is 75.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the Turkish-Greek border with a straight distance of 238.9 km in NorthNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 334 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 4%, low location: 68%, hill: 27%, The hills are mainly eastern orientated.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (at a distance of 122 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Skiathos Island National Airport (at a distance of 96 km in Western direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Skiros in country Greece

Skiros at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Acropolis, AthensGreece129 km SouthSouthWest
2 Mount AthosGreece152 km NorthNorthWest
3 Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of ChiosGreece170 km WestSouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Skýros

Type of weather in Skýrosovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 19 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.85 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 2 December 2023:9 hour and 38 minutes
Sunrise :06:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:00 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Skýros - GR (longitude: 24.567, latitude: 38.917)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

18 degrees
1012 mbar
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1014 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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