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Back of Keppoch

Back of Keppoch

General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -5.8655,Lat: 56.9223 marker
Elevation7 meter above sea level
Local time23:23:11pm
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionHighland
Name Caol and Mallaig

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Bunacaimb0.8 km NorthEast
2 Portnaluchaig1.7 km NorthNorthEast
3 Arisaig1.9 km SouthSouthEast
4 Glenancross4 km NorthEast
5 Druimindarroch5.3 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland160 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland260 km SouthSouthWest
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man320 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Back of Keppoch lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Morar (26.7 km2 at a distance of 4.8 km in EastNorthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 225 km in SouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 315 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 17%, low location: 70%, hill: 13%, The hills are mainly northwestern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 146 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Tiree Airport (at a distance of 78 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   4.2 km2 
 Nature   30.8 km2 
 Wet nature   6 km2 
 Agriculture   2.1 km2 
 Rock-Sand   3.6 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Back of Keppoch in country Scotland

Back of Keppoch at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland183 km SouthEast
2 New LanarkUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland190 km SouthSouthEast
3 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland190 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Lochailort

Type of weather in Lochailortclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.58 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1027 mb
Humidity: 83 %
Daylength at 1 June 2023:17 hour and 21 minutes
Sunrise :05:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:01 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Lochailort - GB (longitude: -5.8655, latitude: 56.9223)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
1028 mbar
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1027 mbar
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11 degrees
1028 mbar
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1028 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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