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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.4909,Lat: 59.2665 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time2:04:21am
At islandSanday
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sellibister1.4 km North
2 Lady3.4 km West
3 Northwall4 km NorthEast
4 Lettan4.7 km EastNorthEast
5 Scar5.9 km NorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands384 km NorthNorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland401 km SouthSouthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland562 km SouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Newark lies at the North Sea (direction SouthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Swannay (2.1 km2 at a distance of 42.8 km in Western direction).The place is located at an island named Sanday. The distance to the mainland is 63.5 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 386.1 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 540 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 88%, low location: 12%, The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Edinburgh Airport (at a distance of 374 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eday Airport (at a distance of 18 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Wet nature   7.8 km2 
 Agriculture   19.3 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.7 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Newark in country Scotland

Newark 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 Ireland50 km WestSouthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland368 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland373 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 Pierowallheavy intensity rain weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.91 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1006 mb
Humidity: 96 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:17 hour and 46 minutes
Sunrise :05:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:09 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Pierowall - GB (longitude: -2.4909, latitude: 59.2665)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0.01 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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