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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -3.1248,Lat: 58.6323 marker
Elevation26 meter above sea level
Local time21:17:44pm
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionHighland
Name Landward Caithness

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Kirkstyle0.8 km NorthNorthWest
2 Warse1.2 km WestNorthWest
3 Huna2.2 km EastNorthEast
4 Upper Gills2.3 km West
5 Gills2.6 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland323 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands426 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland483 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Canisbay lies at the North Sea (direction NorthNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Watten (3.7 km2 at a distance of 19.1 km in SouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 321 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 449 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 98%, The hills are mainly northeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Edinburgh Airport (at a distance of 300 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Wick Airport (at a distance of 19 km in Southern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   4 km2 
 Nature   4.1 km2 
 Wet nature   31.6 km2 
 Agriculture   17.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Canisbay in country Scotland

Canisbay 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 Ireland41 km North
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland294 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland299 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Ackergill

Type of weather in Ackergillovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.66 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1014 mb
Humidity: 70 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:10 hour and 14 minutes
Sunrise :08:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:32 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Ackergill - GB (longitude: -3.1248, latitude: 58.6323)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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