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General information - Location

Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -20.2739,Lat: 63.4425 marker
Elevation35 meter above sea level
Local time12:22:45pm
At islandHeimaey
Name province/regionVestmannaeyjabær

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hvolsvöllur34.7 km NorthNorthEast
2 Hella44.5 km NorthNorthEast
3 Stokkseyri58.3 km NorthNorthWest
4 Vík62.6 km EastSouthEast
5 Eyrarbakki62.9 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 ReykjavíkIceland110 km NorthNorthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands702 km EastSouthEast
3 Glasgow   Scotland1228 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Vestmannaeyjar lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction North). The nearest bigger lake is Skúmsstaðavatn (2.2 km2 at a distance of 29.7 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Heimaey. The distance to the mainland is 969.4 km.

The nearest vulcano (within 50 km) is the Eldfell (Submarine volcano ) at a distance of 1.4 km (direction SouthWest).
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 17%, low location: 83%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Keflavik International Airport (at a distance of 128 km and direction NorthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   8.3 km2 
 Urban area   1.8 km2 
 Infrastructure   1 km2 
 Rock-Sand   1.9 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Vestmannaeyjar in country Iceland

Vestmannaeyjar at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 SurtseyIceland23 km WestSouthWest
2 Þingvellir National ParkIceland98 km North
3 Vatnajökull National Park - Dynamic Nature of Fire and IceIceland210 km EastNorthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Vestmannaeyjabaer › South-West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-06 19:22:27
Placename webcam: Vestmannaeyjabaer - Southern Region - Iceland
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Name webcam: Vestmannaeyjabaer

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 12:41:44
Placename webcam: Vestmannaeyjabaer - Southern Region - Iceland
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Current weather at Vestmannaeyjar

Type of weather in Vestmannaeyjarclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 3 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 12.35 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: East
Air pressure: 1010 mb
Humidity: 75 %
Daylength at 8 December 2023:4 hour and 54 minutes
Sunrise :11:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:39 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Vestmannaeyjar - IS (longitude: -20.2739, latitude: 63.4425)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

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