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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.9878,Lat: 59.269 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time18:29:38pm
At islandWestray
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Midbea1.7 km NorthEast
2 Braehead4.5 km NorthNorthEast
3 Broughton4.9 km NorthNorthEast
4 Skelwick5.4 km EastNorthEast
5 Pierowall5.5 km North

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands368 km NorthNorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland394 km SouthSouthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland552 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Langskaill lies at the North Sea (direction West). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Swannay (2.1 km2 at a distance of 19 km in SouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Westray. The distance to the mainland is 65.6 km.

The nearest mountain is Milldoe with a height of 221 meter (at a distance of 23.6 km and direction SouthSouthWest). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 389.4 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 545 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 23%, low location: 77%, The hills are mainly eastern 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 371 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eday Airport (at a distance of 15 km in SouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   5 km2 
 Agriculture   18.5 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Langskaill in country Scotland

Langskaill 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 Ireland33 km SouthSouthWest
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland364 km WestSouthWest
3 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland365 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Pierowall

Type of weather in Pierowallbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.91 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 999 mb
Humidity: 77 %
Daylength at 28 September 2023:11 hour and 47 minutes
Sunrise :08:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:56 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Pierowall - GB (longitude: -2.9878, latitude: 59.269)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0 Kilometers

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999 mbar
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996 mbar
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997 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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