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Baile Glas

Baile Glas

General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.2616,Lat: 57.5004 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time7:55:23am
At islandGrimsay
Name Scotland
Name Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Aird Nan Srùban0.8 km South
2 Scotbheinn2 km SouthSouthEast
3 Flodaigh2.8 km SouthSouthWest
4 Bàgh Mòr2.9 km SouthEast
5 Gramasdail3.6 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland264 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland335 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man411 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Baile Glas lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Carabhat (1.7 km2 at a distance of 3 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Grimsay. The distance to the mainland is 79.5 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 272 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 381 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 59%, low location: 41%, The hills are mainly southwestern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 250 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Benbecula Airport (at a distance of 6.4 km in Western direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   6 km2 
 Wet nature   53.6 km2 
 Agriculture   4.2 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.8 km2 
 Water - Lakes   4.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Baile Glas in country Scotland

Baile Glas at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland86 km NorthWest
2 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland256 km South
3 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland289 km SouthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Cladach Vallay › North-West: Uist Forest Retreat

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 08:33:58
Placename webcam: Cladach Vallay - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Cladach Vallay

Name webcam: Carinish › West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-29 18:09:25
Placename webcam: Carinish - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Carinish

Current weather at Gramisdale

Type of weather in Gramisdalescattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.66 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1018 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:8 hour and 14 minutes
Sunrise :09:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:49 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gramisdale - GB (longitude: -7.2616, latitude: 57.5004)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

7 degrees
1019 mbar
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7 degrees
1018 mbar
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1014 mbar
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1010 mbar
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1010 mbar
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1010 mbar
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6 degrees
1010 mbar
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1011 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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