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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 15.642,Lat: 68.975 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time22:21:17pm
At islandAndoya
Name province/regionNordland
Name SubregionAndøy

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Alsvåg16.8 km WestSouthWest
2 Myre23.4 km WestSouthWest
3 Borkenes31.1 km SouthEast
4 Sortland31.5 km SouthSouthWest
5 Strand31.6 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway1030 km South
2 Helsinki   Finland1077 km SouthEast
3 Stockholm   Sweden1084 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Risøyhamn lies at the Norwegian Sea (direction SouthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Troms. The nearest bigger lake is Storvatnet (6.8 km2 at a height of around 135 meter above sea level) at a distance of 47.1 km in SouthEastern direction).

The nearest mountain is Skardtindan with a height of 890 meter (at a distance of 21.2 km and direction SouthSouthEast). The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 112.9 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 158 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 22%, low location: 60%, hill: 18%, low mountains: 1%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Tromsø Airport, Langnes (at a distance of 151 km and direction NorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Andøya Airport, Andenes (at a distance of 40 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   9.6 km2 
 Nature   8.8 km2 
 Wet nature   30.4 km2 
 Agriculture   7.6 km2 
 Urban area   0.4 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.1 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Risøyhamn in country Norway

Risøyhamn at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Laponian AreaSweden200 km SouthSouthEast
2 Rock Art of AltaNorway315 km EastNorthEast
3 Vegaøyan – The Vega ArchipelagoNorway407 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Myre

Type of weather in Myreovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 0 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.63 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1006 mb
Humidity: 73 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:9 hour and 7 minutes
Sunrise :07:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:44 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Myre - NO (longitude: 15.642, latitude: 68.975)
Distance weather station to place (direction ONO): 0 Kilometers

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