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Kirk Michael

Kirk Michael

General information - Location

Crown DependencyIsle of Man (British Crown Dependency)
Part ofBritish Islands (not UK)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -4.5843,Lat: 54.282 marker
Elevation67 meter above sea level
Local time7:07:23am
At islandMan

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ballaugh4.1 km NorthEast
2 Sulby8 km EastNorthEast
3 Peel9.5 km SouthWest
4 Glen Vine12 km South
5 Laxey13.1 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 DouglasIsle-of-man15 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland94 km NorthWest
3 Dublin   Ireland154 km WestSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Kirk Michael lies at the Irish Sea (direction NorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Solway Tweed. The nearest bigger lake is Ennerdale Water (2.9 km2 at a distance of 80.8 km in Eastern direction).

Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 0%, low location: 61%, hill: 39%, The hills are mainly northwestern orientated. The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Belfast International Airport (at a distance of 113 km and direction NorthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Isle of Man Airport (at a distance of 22 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   3.1 km2 
 Nature   15.8 km2 
 Agriculture   31 km2 
 Urban area   0.7 km2 


Location of Kirk Michael in country Isle-of-man

Kirk Michael at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 The English Lake DistrictUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland100 km East
2 Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in GwyneddUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland129 km South
3 The Slate Landscape of Northwest WalesUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland133 km South

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Carlingford Shore SACIE103 km West

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Laxey: Bungalow Station, Snaefell

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 08:00:18
Placename webcam: Laxey - Garff - Isle of Man
Bings maps Laxey

Name webcam: Laxey: Bungalow Station, A18 North

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 07:59:46
Placename webcam: Laxey - Garff - Isle of Man
Bings maps Laxey

Name webcam: Lezayre: Bungalow Railway Station

Current time

Current weather at Kirkmichael

Type of weather in Kirkmichaelovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 12 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.12 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 1022 mb
Humidity: 84 %
Daylength at 25 September 2022:12 hour and 2 minutes
Sunrise :08:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:11 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Kirkmichael - IM (longitude: -4.5843, latitude: 54.282)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0 Kilometers

13 degrees
1019 mbar
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14 degrees
1015 mbar
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14 degrees
1011 mbar
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13 degrees
1008 mbar
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14 degrees
1004 mbar
light rainweericoon

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