Hotels at Askøy Hotels at Askøy


General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.2205,Lat: 60.407 marker
Elevation21 meter above sea level
Local time10:02:31am
At islandAskøyna
Name Hordaland
Name Askøy

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Bergen6 km EastSouthEast
2 Knarrevik/Straume6.9 km SouthWest
3 Knappskog9.4 km West
4 Fjell11.7 km SouthWest
5 Ågotnes11.8 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway312 km EastSouthEast
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands666 km WestNorthWest
3 København   Denmark678 km SouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Askøy lies at the North Sea (direction SouthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named West. The nearest bigger lake is Osterøyni (7.6 km2 at a height of around 153 meter above sea level) at a distance of 25 km in NorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Askøyna. The distance to the mainland is 0.8 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 372.7 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 522 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 13%, low location: 80%, hill: 6%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised. The most common land use in the area is urban.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 13 km and direction South).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Stord Airport, Sørstokken (at a distance of 69 km in Southern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   9.4 km2 
 Nature   12.5 km2 
 Agriculture   0.3 km2 
 Urban area   21.5 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Askøy in country Norway

Askøy at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 BryggenNorway5.8 km EastSouthEast
2 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway152 km NorthEast
3 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway197 km EastSouthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Bergen: Hordaland: Nygårdstangen

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:49:25
Placename webcam: Bergen - Vestland - Norway
Bings maps Bergen

Name webcam: Asane: K4339 Blindheim (Kommunal veg Kv4339)

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:35:21
Placename webcam: Asane - Vestland - Norway
Bings maps Asane

Name webcam: Solheim: E39 Fjøsangerveien v/BKK 1 (19 moh, retning Bergen)

Current time

Current weather at Askøy

Type of weather in Askøybroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.8 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 996 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:7 hour and 43 minutes
Sunrise :09:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:43 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Askøy - NO (longitude: 5.2205, latitude: 60.407)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0 Kilometers

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1003 mbar
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1008 mbar
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1010 mbar
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1008 mbar
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1006 mbar
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999 mbar
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1 degrees
995 mbar
light snowweericoon
4 degrees
992 mbar
light snowweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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