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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -3.2013,Lat: 58.7968 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time1:33:34am
At islandSouth Walls
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name Stromness and South Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Little Ayre1 km North
2 Wyng1.5 km East
3 Crockness2.6 km NorthEast
4 Brims2.8 km SouthWest
5 Hurliness2.8 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland340 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands408 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland498 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Longhope lies at the North Sea (direction NorthNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Harray (17.2 km2 at a distance of 20.9 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named South Walls. The distance to the mainland is 13.2 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 339.9 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 476 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 16%, low location: 84%, The hills are mainly southern 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 318 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Kirkwall Airport (at a distance of 25 km in NorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   7 km2 
 Wet nature   10.8 km2 
 Agriculture   19.1 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Longhope in country Scotland

Longhope 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 Ireland22 km NorthNorthEast
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland312 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland318 km South

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Current weather at Orphir

Type of weather in Orphirovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 7.63 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 992 mb
Humidity: 86 %
Daylength at 15 April 2024:14 hour and 28 minutes
Sunrise :06:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:26 Europe/Amsterdam

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Orphir - GB (longitude: -3.2013, latitude: 58.7968)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0 Kilometers

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