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General information - Location

Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.729,Lat: 58.9511 marker
Elevation18 meter above sea level
Local time21:39:30pm
Population201000 (3th largest city in country)
Name province/regionRogaland
Name SubregionStavanger

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Krossberg4.8 km WestNorthWest
2 Hommersåk7.3 km EastSouthEast
3 Tananger8.4 km West
4 Hålandsmarka13.6 km SouthWest
5 Stenebyen14.5 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway304 km EastNorthEast
2 København   Denmark547 km SouthEast
3 Glasgow   Scotland695 km WestSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Stavanger/Sandnes lies at the North Sea (direction East).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named SE South West. The nearest bigger lake is Storavatnet (9 km2 at a height of around 26 meter above sea level) at a distance of 10 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 329.9 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 462 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 16%, low location: 84%, hill: 1%, The hills are mainly northeastern orientated. The surroundings of the place is highly urbanised. The most common land use in the area is urban.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Stavanger Airport, Sola (at a distance of 9.8 km and direction SouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Haugesund Airport, Karmøy (at a distance of 53 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2.1 km2 
 Nature   2.2 km2 
 Agriculture   10 km2 
 Urban area   29 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.8 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Stavanger/Sandnes in country Norway

Stavanger/Sandnes at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 BryggenNorway162 km North
2 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway193 km EastNorthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway276 km NorthNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Storhaug

Type of weather in Storhauglight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.05 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1009 mb
Humidity: 82 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 18 minutes
Sunrise :07:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:58 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Storhaug - NO (longitude: 5.729, latitude: 58.9511)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZW): 0 Kilometers

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1011 mbar
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1009 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1006 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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