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General information - Location

Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 11.0356,Lat: 59.0252 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time17:18:27pm
At islandKirkøy
Name province/regionØstfold
Name SubregionHvaler

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Rød7.8 km NorthWest
2 Kebal   9.1 km SouthEast
3 Östra Ånneröd   10.9 km SouthEast
4 Utgård11.2 km NorthWest
5 Strömstad   12.2 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway100 km North
2 København   Denmark380 km SouthSouthEast
3 Stockholm   Sweden405 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Skjærhalden lies at the Kattegat (direction EastSouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Isesjøen (6.2 km2 at a height of around 171 meter above sea level) at a distance of 26.7 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Kirkøy. The distance to the mainland is 3.5 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 24.5 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 34 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 22%, low location: 78%, The hills are mainly eastern orientated. 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 Oslo Airport, Gardermoen (at a distance of 130 km and direction North).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   15.8 km2 
 Nature   3.8 km2 
 Agriculture   7.5 km2 
 Urban area   0.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Skjærhalden in country Norway

Skjærhalden at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Carvings in TanumSweden40 km SouthSouthEast
2 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway168 km NorthWest
3 Grimeton Radio Station, VarbergSweden229 km SouthSouthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Skjærhalden

Type of weather in Skjærhaldenclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 27 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.13 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: East
Air pressure: 1013 mb
Humidity: 49 %
Daylength at 23 May 2024:17 hour and 29 minutes
Sunrise :04:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:57 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Skjærhalden - NO (longitude: 11.0356, latitude: 59.0252)
Distance weather station to place (direction W): 0 Kilometers

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1020 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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