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General information - Location

Location in country Southwest
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.2289,Lat: 59.3514 marker
Elevation21 meter above sea level
Local time2:53:22am
At islandKarmøy
Name province/regionRogaland
Name SubregionKarmøy

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Våre5.7 km SouthSouthEast
2 Haugesund7.7 km NorthNorthEast
3 Kopervik9.1 km SouthSouthEast
4 Eike9.3 km EastNorthEast
5 Åkrehamn/Vedavågen10.7 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 OsloNorway318 km East
2 København   Denmark597 km SouthEast
3 Glasgow   Scotland691 km WestSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Visnes lies at the North Sea (direction WestSouthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named SE South West. The nearest bigger lake is Stordalsvatnet (8.2 km2 at a height of around 50 meter above sea level) at a distance of 57.4 km in NorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Karmøy. The distance to the mainland is 0.2 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 358.9 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 502 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 16%, low location: 84%, The hills are mainly southwestern 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 58 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Haugesund Airport, Karmøy (at a distance of 1.4 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2.5 km2 
 Nature   5.6 km2 
 Agriculture   30.4 km2 
 Urban area   2.9 km2 
 Infrastructure   1.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Visnes in country Norway

Visnes at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 BryggenNorway116 km North
2 Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage SiteNorway199 km EastNorthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway246 km NorthNorthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Visnes

Type of weather in Visnesovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 16 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.12 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1009 mb
Humidity: 77 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:17 hour and 48 minutes
Sunrise :04:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:38 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Visnes - NO (longitude: 5.2289, latitude: 59.3514)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZW): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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