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General information - Location

CountryScotland
Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.9868,Lat: 58.8165 marker
Elevation10 meter above sea level
Local time0:16:28am
At islandSouth Ronaldsay
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Widewall1.3 km SouthSouthEast
2 Herston1.4 km WestSouthWest
3 St Margaret's Hope1.7 km EastNorthEast
4 Hoxa1.9 km NorthWest
5 Aikers2.9 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland345 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands412 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland505 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Quindry lies at the North Sea (direction South). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Harray (17.2 km2 at a distance of 23.1 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named South Ronaldsay. The distance to the mainland is 10.4 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 339.7 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 476 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 10%, low location: 90%, The hills are mainly northwestern 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 321 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Kirkwall Airport (at a distance of 16 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   1.6 km2 
 4.4% 
 Wet nature   0.4 km2 
 1.2% 
 Agriculture   33 km2 
 93.4% 
 Urban area   0.3 km2 
 1% 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Quindry in country Scotland


Quindry 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 Ireland23 km NorthNorthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland315 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland320 km SouthSouthWest


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


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Current weather at Orphir

Type of weather in Orphirbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 11 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.57 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1007 mb
Humidity: 93 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:17 hour and 39 minutes
Sunrise :05:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:07 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Orphir - GB (longitude: -2.9868, latitude: 58.8165)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZO): 0 Kilometers

2:00
11 degrees
1007 mbar
light rainweericoon
5:00
12 degrees
1006 mbar
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11:00
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1008 mbar
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14:00
12 degrees
1009 mbar
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17:00
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1009 mbar
light rainweericoon
20:00
13 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon
23:00
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