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General information - Location

CountryScotland
Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.0802,Lat: 57.3674 marker
Elevation65 meter above sea level
Local time9:53:21am
At islandIsle of Raasay
Name Scotland
Name Highland
Name Eilean a'Cheo

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Clachan1.7 km South
2 Balachuirn2.6 km NorthNorthEast
3 Inverarish2.9 km South
4 Balmeanach3.1 km NorthNorthEast
5 Lower Ollach3.6 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland208 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland310 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man371 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Oskaig lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction WestNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Lundie (1.4 km2 at a distance of 27.5 km in EastNorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Isle of Raasay. The distance to the mainland is 6.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 267.5 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 374 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 2%, low location: 66%, hill: 32%, The hills are mainly western orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 195 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Benbecula Airport (at a distance of 78 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2.4 km2 
 4.9% 
 Nature   26.4 km2 
 54.3% 
 Wet nature   12.7 km2 
 26.1% 
 Agriculture   6.9 km2 
 14.1% 
 Rock-Sand   0.3 km2 
 0.6% 

Climate


Location of Oskaig in country Scotland


Oskaig at Physical map (height map)


Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland157 km WestNorthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland224 km SouthEast
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland235 km SouthEast


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Broadford: Broadford Bay - Applecross

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-10-03 10:48:53
Placename webcam: Broadford - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Broadford


Current weather at Portree

Type of weather in Portreeovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 12 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.56 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1017 mb
Humidity: 83 %
Daylength at 3 October 2022:11 hour and 23 minutes
Sunrise :08:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:54 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Portree - GB (longitude: -6.0802, latitude: 57.3674)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0 Kilometers

11:00
12 degrees
1016 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
14:00
12 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
17:00
13 degrees
1006 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
20:00
14 degrees
1004 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
23:00
14 degrees
1000 mbar
moderate rainweericoon









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