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General information - Location

Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.4323,Lat: 59.7662 marker
Elevation37 meter above sea level
Local time20:49:43pm
At islandStord
Name province/regionHordaland
Name SubregionStord

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sagvåg2.6 km NorthWest
2 Leirvik4.4 km EastNorthEast
3 Mosterhamn7.7 km SouthSouthWest
4 Foldrøy7.9 km WestNorthWest
5 Rubbestadneset10.8 km NorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway298 km East
2 København   Denmark619 km SouthEast
3 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands705 km WestNorthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Valvatna lies at the North Sea (direction WestSouthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named West. The nearest bigger lake is Stordalsvatnet (8.2 km2 at a height of around 50 meter above sea level) at a distance of 33.7 km in EastSouthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Stord. The distance to the mainland is 2.8 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 353.6 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 495 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 7%, low location: 89%, hill: 4%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). 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 Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 60 km and direction North).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Stord Airport, Sørstokken (at a distance of 5.9 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   26.3 km2 
 Nature   2.2 km2 
 Wet nature   0.2 km2 
 Agriculture   6.6 km2 
 Urban area   7.6 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.7 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Valvatna in country Norway

Valvatna at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 BryggenNorway70 km North
2 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway178 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway200 km NorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Sagvåg

Type of weather in Sagvågbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.8 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: South East
Air pressure: 1017 mb
Humidity: 84 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:10 hour and 9 minutes
Sunrise :07:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:55 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sagvåg - NO (longitude: 5.4323, latitude: 59.7662)
Distance weather station to place (direction OSO): 0.01 Kilometers

3 degrees
1017 mbar
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1016 mbar
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1010 mbar
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1007 mbar
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1006 mbar
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1006 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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