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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 22.3538,Lat: 70.2373 marker
Elevation177 meter above sea level
Local time21:21:34pm
Name province/regionFinnmark#Finnmárku
Name SubregionLoppa

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hasvik28.5 km NorthNorthWest
2 Breivikbotn39.1 km NorthNorthWest
3 Alta46.5 km EastSouthEast
4 Rafsbotn51.7 km EastSouthEast
5 Tverrelvdalen56.1 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Helsinki   Finland1127 km SouthSouthEast
2 Tallinn   Estonia1209 km SouthSouthEast
3 Stockholm   Sweden1231 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Øksfjord lies at the Norwegian Sea (direction SouthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named West. The nearest bigger lake is Oksfjordvatnet (5.7 km2 at a height of around 7 meter above sea level) at a distance of 51.8 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

The nearest mountain is Øksfjordjøkelen with a height of 1204 meter (at a distance of 12.8 km and direction SouthWest). The most nearby international border is the Norwegian-Finnish border with a straight distance of 109.3 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 153 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 8%, low location: 29%, hill: 33%, low mountains: 30%, 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 Tromsø Airport, Langnes (at a distance of 145 km and direction SouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Alta Airport (at a distance of 49 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2.6 km2 
 Nature   32.8 km2 
 Agriculture   0.3 km2 
 Rock-Sand   6 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Øksfjord in country Norway

Øksfjord at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Art of AltaNorway45 km SouthEast
2 Laponian AreaSweden372 km SouthSouthWest
3 Church Town of Gammelstad, Luleå Sweden508 km South

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Øksfjord

Type of weather in Øksfjordovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 2 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.79 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1018 mb
Humidity: 79 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:9 hour and 40 minutes
Sunrise :06:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:32 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Øksfjord - NO (longitude: 22.3538, latitude: 70.2373)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0.01 Kilometers

2 degrees
1017 mbar
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3 degrees
1018 mbar
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0 degrees
1019 mbar
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2 degrees
1021 mbar
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2 degrees
1024 mbar
-1 degrees
1026 mbar
light snowweericoon
-4 degrees
1028 mbar
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-4 degrees
1029 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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