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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 16.5413,Lat: 68.7999 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time18:43:08pm
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)

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 
 Nature   0.7 km2 
 Wet nature   2.5 km2 
 Agriculture   6.9 km2 
 Urban area   9.4 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.5 km2 

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)

Current weather at Harstad

Type of weather in Harstadfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 22 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.65 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 82 %
Daylength at 15 July 2024:0 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

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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