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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.1728,Lat: 57.7164 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time9:13:30am
At islandBerneray
Name Scotland
Name Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Borgh0.7 km WestSouthWest
2 Baile1 km East
3 Port Nan Long4.2 km SouthWest
4 Baile Mhic' Phàil5.1 km SouthWest
5 Trumaisgearraidh8.7 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland278 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland357 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man430 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Ruisigearraidh lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction EastNorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Fada (2.1 km2 at a distance of 10.9 km in SouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Berneray. The distance to the mainland is 79.1 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 296.2 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 415 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 60%, low location: 40%, The hills are mainly northeastern 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 264 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Benbecula Airport (at a distance of 29 km in SouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   9.9 km2 
 Wet nature   2.4 km2 
 Agriculture   2.8 km2 
 Rock-Sand   3.9 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Ruisigearraidh in country Scotland

Ruisigearraidh 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 Ireland84 km WestNorthWest
2 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland274 km EastNorthEast
3 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland279 km South

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Carinish › West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:56:33
Placename webcam: Carinish - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Carinish

Current weather at Western Isles

Type of weather in Western Islesbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.77 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 1019 mb
Humidity: 68 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:8 hour and 12 minutes
Sunrise :09:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:47 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Western Isles - GB (longitude: -7.1728, latitude: 57.7164)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

7 degrees
1018 mbar
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1013 mbar
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1009 mbar
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1010 mbar
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1009 mbar
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1009 mbar
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6 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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