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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.0975,Lat: 60.175 marker
Elevation3 meter above sea level
Local time19:48:36pm
At islandBressay
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name Lerwick North

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Setter2 km SouthSouthEast
2 Heogan2.5 km West
3 Brough3.2 km SouthSouthEast
4 Grindiscol3.8 km SouthSouthWest
5 Lerwick4 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands366 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland523 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway660 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Gunnista lies at the North Sea (direction EastNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Strom (0.9 km2 at a distance of 11 km in NorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Bressay. The distance to the mainland is 197.5 km.

The nearest mountain is Scalla Field with a height of 281 meter (at a distance of 17.5 km and direction NorthNorthWest). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 489.8 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 686 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 53%, low location: 47%, 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 351 km and direction East).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   15.8 km2 
 Wet nature   5.6 km2 
 Agriculture   7.2 km2 
 Urban area   3.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Gunnista in country Scotland

Gunnista 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 Ireland177 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway357 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway478 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Lerwick

Type of weather in Lerwicklight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.49 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: EastcNorth East
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 63 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:6 hour and 3 minutes
Sunrise :09:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:58 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Lerwick - GB (longitude: -1.0975, latitude: 60.175)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNW): 0 Kilometers

4 degrees
1009 mbar
light snowweericoon
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1011 mbar
light snowweericoon
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1013 mbar
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1014 mbar
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1015 mbar
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1015 mbar
light snowweericoon
5 degrees
1015 mbar
light snowweericoon
5 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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