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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -7.3436,Lat: 57.6511 marker
Elevation7 meter above sea level
Local time23:59:52pm
At islandNorth-uist
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionNa h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ceathramh Meadhanach0.8 km WestSouthWest
2 Greinetobht1.2 km East
3 Malacleit1.7 km WestSouthWest
4 Trumaisgearraidh5.1 km East
5 Grìminis6.1 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland280 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland352 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man428 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Solas lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch nan Geireann (2 km2 at a distance of 2 km in SouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 288.8 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 404 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 34%, low location: 65%, hill: 1%, The hills are mainly northeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Uist Machairs
South Lewis, Harris and North Uist

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 266 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Benbecula Airport (at a distance of 19 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   3.2 km2 
 Nature   8 km2 
 Wet nature   34.4 km2 
 Agriculture   9.4 km2 
 Rock-Sand   6.6 km2 
 Water - Lakes   1.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Solas in country Scotland

Solas 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 Ireland75 km WestNorthWest
2 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland273 km South
3 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland287 km EastNorthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Western Isles

Type of weather in Western Isleslight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.23 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 995 mb
Humidity: 87 %
Daylength at 15 April 2024:14 hour and 17 minutes
Sunrise :07:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:37 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Western Isles - GB (longitude: -7.3436, latitude: 57.6511)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
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994 mbar
light rainweericoon
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994 mbar
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996 mbar
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999 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1003 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1008 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
1012 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1014 mbar
clear skyweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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