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General information - Location

Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.7034,Lat: 59.1008 marker
Elevation144 meter above sea level
Local time19:52:22pm
At islandRennesøya
Name province/regionRogaland
Name SubregionRennesøy

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Østhusvik4.1 km EastSouthEast
2 Judaberg12 km NorthEast
3 Tau13.4 km EastSouthEast
4 Krossberg15 km SouthSouthWest
5 Stavanger/Sandnes16.7 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway300 km EastNorthEast
2 København   Denmark559 km SouthEast
3 Glasgow   Scotland701 km WestSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Vikevåg lies at the North Sea (direction SouthSouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Storavatnet (9 km2 at a height of around 26 meter above sea level) at a distance of 25.4 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Rennesøya. The distance to the mainland is 6.1 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 330.9 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 463 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 12%, low location: 88%, hill: 0%, The hills are mainly eastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Stavanger Airport, Sola (at a distance of 25 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Haugesund Airport, Karmøy (at a distance of 39 km in NorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   9.7 km2 
 Wet nature   0.6 km2 
 Agriculture   34.8 km2 
 Urban area   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Vikevåg in country Norway

Vikevåg at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 BryggenNorway146 km North
2 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway186 km EastNorthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway261 km NorthNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Vikevåg

Type of weather in Vikevågbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 17 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.13 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 57 %
Daylength at 15 July 2024:17 hour and 47 minutes
Sunrise :04:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:36 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Vikevåg - NO (longitude: 5.7034, latitude: 59.1008)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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