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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -3.1349,Lat: 59.1292 marker
Elevation16 meter above sea level
Local time21:24:26pm
At islandMainland-orkney
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name West Mainland

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Costa1.9 km WestNorthWest
2 Stenso2.1 km SouthSouthEast
3 Westness3.6 km EastNorthEast
4 Redland3.7 km SouthEast
5 Click Mill5.2 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands377 km NorthNorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland377 km SouthSouthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland535 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Burgar lies at the North Sea (direction NorthNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Swannay (2.1 km2 at a distance of 3.2 km in Western direction).

The nearest mountain is Milldoe with a height of 221 meter (at a distance of 6.8 km and direction South). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 375.4 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 526 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 5%, low location: 95%, The hills are mainly northeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Edinburgh Airport (at a distance of 355 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eday Airport (at a distance of 22 km in Eastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   16.7 km2 
 Wet nature   10.5 km2 
 Agriculture   21.3 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Burgar in country Scotland

Burgar 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 Ireland15 km SouthSouthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland349 km SouthSouthWest
3 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland350 km WestSouthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Orkney Islands

Type of weather in Orkney Islandsfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 14.69 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1004 mb
Humidity: 74 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 17 minutes
Sunrise :08:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:34 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Orkney Islands - GB (longitude: -3.1349, latitude: 59.1292)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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