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General information - Location

CountryNorway
Location in country North
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 16.5413,Lat: 68.7999 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time12:40:50pm
At islandHinnoya
Name province/regionTroms#Romsa
Name SubregionHarstad

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Kasfjord8.8 km WestNorthWest
2 Borkenes15.4 km WestSouthWest
3 Evenskjær23.7 km South
4 Ibestad25.8 km East
5 Fjelldal26.9 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway1022 km SouthSouthWest
2 Helsinki   Finland1043 km SouthSouthEast
3 Stockholm   Sweden1060 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Harstad lies at the Norwegian Sea (direction NorthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Nordland. The nearest bigger lake is Storvatnet (6.8 km2 at a height of around 135 meter above sea level) at a distance of 16.4 km in Southern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 71.5 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 100 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 13%, low location: 70%, hill: 16%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The surroundings of the place is moderately urbanised. The most common land use in the area is forest.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Name
FJORDBYGDENE I NORDLAND OG TROMS

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Tromsø Airport, Langnes (at a distance of 135 km and direction NorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Harstad/Narvik Airport, Evenes (at a distance of 35 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   22.4 km2 
 50% 
 Nature   0.7 km2 
 1.7% 
 Wet nature   2.5 km2 
 5.6% 
 Agriculture   6.9 km2 
 15.4% 
 Urban area   9.4 km2 
 21.1% 
 Water - Lakes   0.5 km2 
 1.1% 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Harstad in country Norway


Harstad at Physical map (height map)


Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Laponian AreaSweden168 km SouthSouthEast
2 Rock Art of AltaNorway291 km NorthEast
3 Vegaøyan – The Vega ArchipelagoNorway408 km SouthSouthWest


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: Harstad

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 11:54:57
Placename webcam: Harstad - Troms og Finnmark - Norway
Bings maps Harstad

Name webcam: Harstad

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 11:55:01
Placename webcam: Harstad - Troms og Finnmark - Norway
Bings maps Harstad

Name webcam: Harstad › South-East: Sollifjellet Alpinsenter BA

Current time


Current weather at Harstad

Type of weather in Harstadovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: -3 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.18 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1017 mb
Humidity: 77 %
Daylength at 8 December 2023:0 hour and 0 minutes
Sunrise :01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :01:00 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Harstad - NO (longitude: 16.5413, latitude: 68.7999)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0 Kilometers

13:00
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16:00
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1016 mbar
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4:00
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10:00
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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