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General information - Location

CountryScotland
Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.0639,Lat: 60.6531 marker
Elevation9 meter above sea level
Local time18:22:39pm
At islandYell
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sellafirth1.1 km NorthEast
2 Cunnister1.4 km EastSouthEast
3 Basta2.7 km South
4 North Sandwick3.4 km East
5 Gutcher3.8 km EastNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands339 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland573 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway658 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Colvister lies at the North Sea (direction EastNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Cliff (1 km2 at a distance of 15.8 km in NorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Yell. The distance to the mainland is 231.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 543 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 760 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 26%, low location: 74%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 348 km and direction EastSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   8 km2 
 12.6% 
 Wet nature   52.3 km2 
 81.7% 
 Agriculture   2.8 km2 
 4.4% 
 Water - Lakes   0.8 km2 
 1.3% 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Colvister in country Scotland


Colvister 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 Ireland221 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway352 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway461 km East


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


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Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braeovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.85 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: North East
Air pressure: 1007 mb
Humidity: 62 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:5 hour and 54 minutes
Sunrise :09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:53 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -1.0639, latitude: 60.6531)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

22:00
5 degrees
1010 mbar
light snowweericoon
1:00
4 degrees
1012 mbar
light snowweericoon
4:00
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1013 mbar
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1014 mbar
light rainweericoon

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1015 mbar
light rainweericoon
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5 degrees
1016 mbar
light rainweericoon
16:00
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1016 mbar
light rainweericoon
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