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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.093,Lat: 57.154 marker
Elevation127 meter above sea level
Local time0:18:54am
At islandSkye
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionHighland
Name Eilean a'Cheo

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Glasnakille1.8 km SouthSouthEast
2 Kilmarie3.8 km NorthEast
3 Kirkibost4.6 km NorthEast
4 Tarskavaig/Tarscabhaig7.6 km SouthEast
5 Tokavaig8.1 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland189 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland286 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man349 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Elgol lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction West). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Morar (26.7 km2 at a distance of 27.1 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 244.4 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 342 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 4%, low location: 82%, hill: 14%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 175 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Barra Airport (at a distance of 83 km in Western direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   1.8 km2 
 Nature   19.8 km2 
 Wet nature   0.8 km2 
 Agriculture   2.9 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Elgol in country Scotland

Elgol at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland165 km NorthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland209 km SouthEast
3 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland214 km SouthSouthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Ardvasar

Type of weather in Ardvasarclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.07 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: North North East
Air pressure: 1030 mb
Humidity: 90 %
Daylength at 1 June 2023:17 hour and 27 minutes
Sunrise :05:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:06 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Ardvasar - GB (longitude: -6.093, latitude: 57.154)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
1030 mbar
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1029 mbar
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1029 mbar
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11 degrees
1028 mbar
clear skyweericoon
9 degrees
1028 mbar
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9 degrees
1029 mbar
clear skyweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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