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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.4919,Lat: 59.279 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time23:52:04pm
At islandSanday
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Newark1.4 km South
2 Northwall3.2 km EastNorthEast
3 Lady4 km WestSouthWest
4 Lettan4 km EastNorthEast
5 Scar5.3 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands383 km NorthNorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland402 km SouthSouthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland564 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Sellibister lies at the North Sea (direction NorthNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Swannay (2.1 km2 at a distance of 43.3 km in WestSouthWestern 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 387.5 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 542 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 90%, low location: 10%, The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Edinburgh Airport (at a distance of 375 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eday Airport (at a distance of 19 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   0.1 km2 
 Wet nature   7 km2 
 Agriculture   20 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.3 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Sellibister in country Scotland

Sellibister 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 Ireland51 km WestSouthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland370 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland374 km SouthSouthWest

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Current weather at Pierowall

Type of weather in Pierowallovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.63 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 996 mb
Humidity: 83 %
Daylength at 15 April 2024:14 hour and 26 minutes
Sunrise :06:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:22 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Pierowall - GB (longitude: -2.4919, latitude: 59.279)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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