Hotels at Houbie Hotels at Houbie


General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -0.8612,Lat: 60.594 marker
Elevation15 meter above sea level
Local time14:00:06pm
At islandFetlar
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionShetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Aith1.2 km EastSouthEast
2 Tresta1.4 km West
3 Funzie3.7 km EastSouthEast
4 The Hall8.6 km North
5 Aywick10 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands352 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland571 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway647 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Houbie lies at the North Sea (direction SouthSouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Cliff (1 km2 at a distance of 19.7 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Fetlar. The distance to the mainland is 246.3 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 537.9 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 753 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 67%, low location: 33%, 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 337 km and direction EastSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   28.6 km2 
 Wet nature   2.5 km2 
 Agriculture   7.9 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Houbie in country Scotland

Houbie 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 Ireland222 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway341 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway452 km East

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Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braebroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.99 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1014 mb
Humidity: 85 %
Daylength at 24 June 2024:19 hour and 5 minutes
Sunrise :04:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:38 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -0.8612, latitude: 60.594)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

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