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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -0.987,Lat: 60.3659 marker
Elevation3 meter above sea level
Local time3:30:27am
At islandWhalsay
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Marrister1.6 km WestSouthWest
2 Isbister2.1 km SouthEast
3 Huxter2.7 km South
4 Skaw3.4 km EastNorthEast
5 Symbister3.9 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands359 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland545 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway654 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Brough lies at the North Sea (direction North). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Strom (0.9 km2 at a distance of 21.5 km in SouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Whalsay. The distance to the mainland is 220.3 km.

The nearest mountain is Scalla Field with a height of 281 meter (at a distance of 18.9 km and direction WestSouthWest). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 511.7 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 716 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 56%, low location: 44%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 343 km and direction East).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   14.9 km2 
 Wet nature   1.9 km2 
 Agriculture   4.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Brough in country Scotland

Brough at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland197 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway349 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway466 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Mossbank: Lunna, Vidlin, Shetland

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-02-06 04:21:57
Placename webcam: Mossbank - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Mossbank

Name webcam: Mossbank: Lunna House

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-02-06 04:18:05
Placename webcam: Mossbank - Scotland - United Kingdom
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Current weather at Shetland Islands

Type of weather in Shetland Islandsovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.33 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1031 mb
Humidity: 88 %
Daylength at 6 February 2023:8 hour and 19 minutes
Sunrise :09:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:27 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Shetland Islands - GB (longitude: -0.987, latitude: 60.3659)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
8 degrees
1031 mbar
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1030 mbar
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8 degrees
1028 mbar
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8 degrees
1027 mbar
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1026 mbar
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8 degrees
1025 mbar
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8 degrees
1025 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
6 degrees
1028 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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