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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.1261,Lat: 57.6328 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time0:34:36am
At islandNorth-uist
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionNa h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Lochmaddy4.1 km SouthWest
2 Baile Mhic' Phàil7.4 km NorthWest
3 Port Nan Long7.9 km NorthNorthWest
4 Trumaisgearraidh8.2 km WestNorthWest
5 Borgh9.5 km North

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland269 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland347 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man421 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Lochportain lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthSouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Fada (2.1 km2 at a distance of 5.2 km in Western direction).

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 286.9 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 402 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 57%, low location: 43%, The hills are mainly southern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
South Lewis, Harris and North Uist

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 255 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Benbecula Airport (at a distance of 22 km in SouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   18.1 km2 
 Wet nature   17.2 km2 
 Agriculture   1.1 km2 
 Water - Lakes   4.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Lochportain in country Scotland

Lochportain at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland88 km WestNorthWest
2 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland269 km South
3 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland277 km EastNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Western Isles

Type of weather in Western Islesbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.63 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: North West
Air pressure: 1008 mb
Humidity: 89 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:17 hour and 21 minutes
Sunrise :05:54 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:14 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Western Isles - GB (longitude: -7.1261, latitude: 57.6328)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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