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General information - Location

Location in country West
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.1952,Lat: 60.0108 marker
Elevation15 meter above sea level
Local time0:38:56am
At islandSelbjørn
Name province/regionHordaland
Name SubregionAustevoll

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Storebø8.9 km NorthNorthEast
2 Fitjar12.4 km SouthSouthEast
3 Søre øyane17.3 km NorthEast
4 Våge18.6 km East
5 Hagavik22 km NorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway310 km East
2 København   Denmark648 km SouthEast
3 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands682 km WestNorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Bekkjarvik lies at the North Sea (direction EastNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Stordalsvatnet (8.2 km2 at a height of around 50 meter above sea level) at a distance of 58.1 km in SouthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Selbjørn. The distance to the mainland is 18.7 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 368.3 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 516 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 13%, low location: 87%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 31 km and direction North).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Stord Airport, Sørstokken (at a distance of 26 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   10.4 km2 
 Nature   25.1 km2 
 Wet nature   1.5 km2 
 Agriculture   2.9 km2 
 Urban area   2.4 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Bekkjarvik in country Norway

Bekkjarvik at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 BryggenNorway44 km NorthNorthEast
2 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway185 km NorthEast
3 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway191 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Bekkjarvik

Type of weather in Bekkjarvikbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.03 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1007 mb
Humidity: 91 %
Daylength at 15 April 2024:14 hour and 35 minutes
Sunrise :06:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:56 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

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Distance weather station to place (direction NW): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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