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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.8936,Lat: 58.9008 marker
Elevation2 meter above sea level
Local time19:53:23pm
At islandMainland-orkney
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 St Mary's1.3 km West
2 North Dawn1.5 km NorthNorthWest
3 Braehead3.2 km EastSouthEast
4 Foubister3.7 km EastNorthEast
5 Northtown4.1 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland355 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands406 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland516 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Graemeshall lies at the North Sea (direction SouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Harray (17.2 km2 at a distance of 20.4 km in NorthWestern direction).

The nearest mountain is Milldoe with a height of 221 meter (at a distance of 22.8 km and direction NorthNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 348.1 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 487 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 12%, low location: 88%, The hills are mainly southwestern 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 331 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Kirkwall Airport (at a distance of 6.4 km in Northern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   6.1 km2 
 Wet nature   2.6 km2 
 Agriculture   35.7 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.4 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.9 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Graemeshall in country Scotland

Graemeshall 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 Ireland20 km NorthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland325 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland330 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Kirkwall

Type of weather in Kirkwallscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 1003 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 18 minutes
Sunrise :08:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:33 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Kirkwall - GB (longitude: -2.8936, latitude: 58.9008)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0.01 Kilometers

6 degrees
1004 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1005 mbar
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1005 mbar
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1003 mbar
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998 mbar
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7 degrees
994 mbar
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8 degrees
991 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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