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General information - Location

Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.0433,Lat: 59.0226 marker
Elevation80 meter above sea level
Local time21:26:55pm
Name province/regionRogaland
Name SubregionStrand

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Tau8 km NorthWest
2 Forsand14 km South
3 Høle14.2 km South
4 Hommersåk15.5 km SouthWest
5 Østhusvik17.4 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway284 km EastNorthEast
2 København   Denmark538 km SouthEast
3 Stockholm   Sweden690 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Jørpeland lies at the North Sea (direction SouthSouthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named SE South West. The nearest bigger lake is Storavatnet (9 km2 at a height of around 26 meter above sea level) at a distance of 15.7 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 311.5 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 436 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 38%, hill: 57%, low mountains: 2%, The hills are mainly southern orientated. The surroundings of the place is lightly 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 Stavanger Airport, Sola (at a distance of 28 km and direction WestSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Haugesund Airport, Karmøy (at a distance of 60 km in NorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   27 km2 
 Nature   16.3 km2 
 Agriculture   9.9 km2 
 Urban area   3.9 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Jørpeland in country Norway

Jørpeland at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 BryggenNorway158 km North
2 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway174 km EastNorthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway263 km NorthNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Jørpeland

Type of weather in Jørpelandlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 3 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.48 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1009 mb
Humidity: 97 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 17 minutes
Sunrise :07:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:57 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Jørpeland - NO (longitude: 6.0433, latitude: 59.0226)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0.01 Kilometers

3 degrees
1009 mbar
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1009 mbar
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4 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
4 degrees
1011 mbar
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1011 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
4 degrees
1009 mbar
light rainweericoon
4 degrees
1007 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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