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General information - Location

CountryScotland
Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.486,Lat: 57.649 marker
Elevation29 meter above sea level
Local time5:17:51am
At islandNorth-uist
Name Scotland
Name Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Baile Mhàrtainn1.8 km SouthSouthWest
2 Grìminis2.4 km East
3 Hosta3.1 km SouthSouthWest
4 Tigh A' Ghearraidh3.7 km SouthWest
5 Hogha Gearraidh4.9 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland285 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland354 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man432 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Scolpaig lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch nan Geireann (2 km2 at a distance of 10.2 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 288.9 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 404 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 30%, low location: 70%, The hills are mainly northeastern 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 271 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Benbecula Airport (at a distance of 20 km in Southern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   1.7 km2 
 4.9% 
 Nature   10.7 km2 
 31.6% 
 Wet nature   9.2 km2 
 27.1% 
 Agriculture   9.8 km2 
 28.8% 
 Rock-Sand   2 km2 
 5.8% 
 Water - Lakes   0.6 km2 
 1.7% 

Climate


Location of Scolpaig in country Scotland


Scolpaig at Physical map (height map)


Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland67 km WestNorthWest
2 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland275 km South
3 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland294 km EastNorthEast


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Carinish › West

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-24 20:42:45
Placename webcam: Carinish - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Carinish

Name webcam: Cladach Vallay › North-West: Uist Forest Retreat

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 05:25:09
Placename webcam: Cladach Vallay - Scotland - United Kingdom
Bings maps Cladach Vallay


Current weather at Western Isles

Type of weather in Western Islesovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.48 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1019 mb
Humidity: 85 %
Daylength at 25 September 2022:12 hour and 2 minutes
Sunrise :08:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:22 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Western Isles - GB (longitude: -7.486, latitude: 57.649)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

8:00
13 degrees
1016 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
11:00
13 degrees
1009 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
14:00
14 degrees
1004 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
17:00
13 degrees
1001 mbar
light rainweericoon
20:00
12 degrees
1001 mbar
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