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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.2306,Lat: 56.0748 marker
Elevation49 meter above sea level
Local time7:37:04am
At islandColonsay
Name Scotland
Name Argyll and Bute
Name Kintyre and the Islands

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Scalasaig2.1 km SouthEast
2 Kiloran2.9 km EastNorthEast
3 Garvard3.6 km South
4 Uragaig3.8 km NorthEast
5 Balnahard6.4 km NorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland128 km EastSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland166 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man241 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Kilchattan lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction West). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Gorm (2.5 km2 at a distance of 31.4 km in SouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Colonsay. The distance to the mainland is 30.8 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 130 km in SouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 182 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 16%, low location: 84%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Argyll Islands

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 114 km and direction EastSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Islay Airport (at a distance of 44 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.7 km2 
 Nature   27.7 km2 
 Wet nature   1.7 km2 
 Agriculture   3.5 km2 
 Rock-Sand   3.8 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Kilchattan in country Scotland

Kilchattan at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland94 km SouthSouthWest
2 New LanarkUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland159 km EastSouthEast
3 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland177 km EastSouthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Bruichladdich

Type of weather in Bruichladdichfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.44 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1021 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:8 hour and 27 minutes
Sunrise :09:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:51 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Bruichladdich - GB (longitude: -6.2306, latitude: 56.0748)
Distance weather station to place (direction WZW): 0 Kilometers

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