Hotels at Ham Hotels at Ham


General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.0549,Lat: 60.1347 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time8:55:44am
At islandFoula
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name Shetland West

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Niggards1.6 km SouthSouthWest
2 Hametoun1.8 km SouthSouthWest
3 Harrier2.3 km NorthNorthWest
4 Dale of Walls25.3 km EastNorthEast
5 Mid Walls26.4 km EastNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands328 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland501 km SouthSouthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland661 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Ham lies at the North Sea (direction EastSouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Strom (0.9 km2 at a distance of 42.9 km in Eastern direction).The place is located at an island named Foula. The distance to the mainland is 172.7 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 482 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 675 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 21%, low location: 79%, hill: 0%, 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 404 km and direction East).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Sumburgh Airport (at a distance of 51 km in SouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   10.1 km2 
 Wet nature   2.8 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Ham in country Scotland

Ham 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 Ireland143 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway410 km East
3 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland457 km WestSouthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Shetland Islands

Type of weather in Shetland Islandsovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 15.7 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 67 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:7 hour and 46 minutes
Sunrise :09:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:14 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Shetland Islands - GB (longitude: -2.0549, latitude: 60.1347)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZW): 0 Kilometers

4 degrees
1013 mbar
light snowweericoon
4 degrees
1014 mbar
light snowweericoon
4 degrees
1014 mbar
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3 degrees
1010 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 degrees
1002 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
999 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
6 degrees
996 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
996 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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