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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 18.0058,Lat: 69.6346 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time22:09:55pm
At islandStore Sommarøya
Name province/regionTroms#Romsa
Name SubregionTromsø

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Husøy16.7 km SouthWest
2 Ersfjordbotn24.8 km EastNorthEast
3 Senjehopen25.2 km SouthWest
4 Kaldfjord29.4 km EastNorthEast
5 Kjosen29.5 km EastNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Helsinki   Finland1104 km SouthSouthEast
2 OsloNorway1128 km SouthSouthWest
3 Stockholm   Sweden1149 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Sommarøy lies at the Norwegian Sea (direction WestSouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Svartholvatnet (4.9 km2 at a height of around 206 meter above sea level) at a distance of 25.2 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Store Sommarøya. The distance to the mainland is 17.6 km.

The nearest mountain is Skitntinden with a height of 1042 meter (at a distance of 17.6 km and direction EastNorthEast). The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 105.2 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 147 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 31%, low location: 53%, hill: 16%, 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 36 km and direction EastNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Bardufoss Airport (at a distance of 68 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2.3 km2 
 Nature   9.7 km2 
 Wet nature   1.4 km2 
 Agriculture   0.9 km2 
 Urban area   0.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Sommarøy in country Norway

Sommarøy at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Art of AltaNorway204 km EastNorthEast
2 Laponian AreaSweden255 km South
3 Church Town of Gammelstad, Luleå Sweden476 km SouthSouthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Skaland

Type of weather in Skalandlight snow weericoon
Current temperature: 1 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.82 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 1006 mb
Humidity: 84 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:9 hour and 0 minutes
Sunrise :07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:31 Europe/Amsterdam

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