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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -0.8757,Lat: 60.7997 marker
Elevation41 meter above sea level
Local time19:15:39pm
At islandUnst
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionShetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Quoys0.4 km SouthSouthEast
2 Haroldswick2.6 km SouthEast
3 Valsgarth3 km EastSouthEast
4 Clibberswick3.7 km EastSouthEast
5 Norwick3.7 km East

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands341 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland592 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway649 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Burrafirth lies at the North Sea (direction NorthNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Cliff (1 km2 at a distance of 0.5 km in Southern direction).The place is located at an island named Unst. The distance to the mainland is 255.3 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 560.5 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 785 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 10%, low location: 90%, hill: 0%, 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 339 km and direction EastSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   29.2 km2 
 Wet nature   11.4 km2 
 Agriculture   15.9 km2 
 Water - Lakes   1.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Burrafirth in country Scotland

Burrafirth 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 Ireland240 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway343 km EastSouthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway448 km East

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Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braeovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 12 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.84 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1005 mb
Humidity: 98 %
Daylength at 15 July 2024:18 hour and 19 minutes
Sunrise :05:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -0.8757, latitude: 60.7997)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

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