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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 23.6803,Lat: 70.634 marker
Elevation94 meter above sea level
Local time13:01:06pm
At islandKvaløya
Name province/regionFinnmark#Finnmárku
Name SubregionHammerfest

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hammerfest3.6 km North
2 Breivikbotn52 km WestSouthWest
3 Havøysund53.6 km NorthNorthEast
4 Hasvik58.8 km WestSouthWest
5 Øksfjord65.8 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Helsinki   Finland1165 km SouthSouthEast
2 Tallinn   Estonia1248 km SouthSouthEast
3 Stockholm   Sweden1284 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Rypefjord lies at the Norwegian Sea (direction WestSouthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Tenojoki coastal: Altaelva, part of the larger catchment area Finnmark. The nearest bigger lake is Havvannet (3.7 km2 at a height of around 292 meter above sea level) at a distance of 41.8 km in EastNorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Kvaløya. The distance to the mainland is 0.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the Norwegian-Finnish border with a straight distance of 132.3 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 185 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 46%, hill: 52%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). 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 209 km and direction SouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Hammerfest Airport (at a distance of 5.1 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   41.9 km2 
 Urban area   3.7 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.2 km2 
 Rock-Sand   1.6 km2 
 Water - Lakes   1.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Rypefjord in country Norway

Rypefjord at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Art of AltaNorway78 km South
2 Laponian AreaSweden436 km SouthSouthWest
3 Church Town of Gammelstad, Luleå Sweden555 km South

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: Hammerfest: R94 Skjåholmen

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 12:12:44
Placename webcam: Hammerfest - Troms og Finnmark - Norway
Bings maps Hammerfest

Name webcam: Hammerfest › South-West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 12:41:41
Placename webcam: Hammerfest - Troms og Finnmark - Norway
Bings maps Hammerfest

Current weather at Rypefjord

Type of weather in Rypefjordclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: -5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.12 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1019 mb
Humidity: 68 %
Daylength at 8 December 2023:0 hour and 0 minutes
Sunrise :01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :01:00 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Rypefjord - NO (longitude: 23.6803, latitude: 70.634)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

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1019 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
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1018 mbar
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1017 mbar
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-6 degrees
1017 mbar
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1017 mbar
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1016 mbar
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-8 degrees
1016 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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