Hotels at Housay Hotels at Housay


General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -0.7672,Lat: 60.423 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time18:03:12pm
At islandOut Skerries
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Bruray0.7 km East
2 Skaw10.4 km WestSouthWest
3 Isbister12.8 km WestSouthWest
4 Brough13.7 km WestSouthWest
5 Huxter15.1 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands366 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland555 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway641 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Housay lies at the North Sea (direction NorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Strom (0.9 km2 at a distance of 34.9 km in WestSouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Out Skerries. The distance to the mainland is 234.5 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 519.8 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 728 km.
Elevation around place: low location: 100%, 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 331 km and direction East).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   2.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Housay in country Scotland

Housay 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 Ireland210 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway336 km East
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway452 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braelight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 13.04 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1002 mb
Humidity: 88 %
Daylength at 29 March 2023:12 hour and 60 minutes
Sunrise :07:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:37 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -0.7672, latitude: 60.423)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0 Kilometers

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