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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.1614,Lat: 56.1167 marker
Elevation32 meter above sea level
Local time8:35:52am
At islandColonsay
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionArgyll and Bute
Name Kintyre and the Islands

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Uragaig2.7 km WestSouthWest
2 Kiloran3.5 km SouthWest
3 Scalasaig6 km SouthWest
4 Kilchattan6.4 km SouthWest
5 Garvard9.3 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland125 km EastSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland170 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man243 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Balnahard lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Gorm (2.5 km2 at a distance of 37.4 km in SouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Colonsay. The distance to the mainland is 30.8 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 136.2 km in SouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 191 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 10%, low location: 90%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 111 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Islay Airport (at a distance of 49 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.7 km2 
 Nature   15.2 km2 
 Agriculture   1.6 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Balnahard in country Scotland

Balnahard at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland99 km SouthSouthWest
2 New LanarkUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland157 km EastSouthEast
3 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland173 km EastSouthEast

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Current weather at Bruichladdich

Type of weather in Bruichladdichovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.54 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 91 %
Daylength at 27 May 2024:17 hour and 1 minutes
Sunrise :05:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:52 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Bruichladdich - GB (longitude: -6.1614, latitude: 56.1167)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

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