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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.9307,Lat: 58.8557 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time13:27:30pm
At islandBurray
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Burray Village1.4 km SouthSouthEast
2 Northtown1.8 km EastNorthEast
3 Southtown2.2 km SouthEast
4 Grimness3.4 km South
5 St Margaret's Hope3.9 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland350 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands409 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland510 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Hillside lies at the North Sea (direction NorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Harray (17.2 km2 at a distance of 21.8 km in NorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Burray. The distance to the mainland is 22.8 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 343.4 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 481 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 21%, low location: 79%, The hills are mainly northern 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 325 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Kirkwall Airport (at a distance of 11 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   2.7 km2 
 Agriculture   21.4 km2 
 Urban area   0.6 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.4 km2 
 Rock-Sand   1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Hillside in country Scotland

Hillside 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 Ireland21 km NorthNorthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland320 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland325 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Burray: The Northfield - Orkney, KW17 2SY: Churchill Barrier No. 2, Skerry Sound, Orkney

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 14:06:25
Placename webcam: Burray - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Burray

Name webcam: Kirkwall: harbour

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-08 14:21:48
Placename webcam: Kirkwall - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Kirkwall

Current weather at Kirkwall

Type of weather in Kirkwalllight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.29 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South East
Air pressure: 997 mb
Humidity: 92 %
Daylength at 8 December 2023:6 hour and 29 minutes
Sunrise :09:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Kirkwall - GB (longitude: -2.9307, latitude: 58.8557)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0 Kilometers

8 degrees
998 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
999 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
998 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
997 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
994 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
992 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
990 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
990 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

Pressure (mbar)
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