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St Kilda

St Kilda

General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -8.5642,Lat: 57.8117 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time22:29:44pm
At islandSt Kilda or Hirta
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionNa h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hogha Gearraidh65.9 km SouthEast
2 Tigh A' Ghearraidh66.2 km SouthEast
3 Scolpaig66.4 km EastSouthEast
4 Baile Mhàrtainn66.7 km EastSouthEast
5 Hosta67.1 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland345 km SouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland394 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man479 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

St Kilda lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction South). The nearest bigger lake is Loch nan Geireann (2 km2 at a distance of 76.4 km in EastSouthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named St Kilda or Hirta. The distance to the mainland is 161.8 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 316.7 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 443 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 3%, low location: 67%, hill: 30%, The hills are mainly western orientated.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
St Kilda

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 331 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Benbecula Airport (at a distance of 80 km in SouthEastern direction).

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of St Kilda in country Scotland

St Kilda 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 Ireland1 km NorthWest
2 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland313 km South
3 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland341 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Gramisdale

Type of weather in Gramisdaleovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 10 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.45 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: North North West
Air pressure: 1017 mb
Humidity: 80 %
Daylength at 18 June 2024:18 hour and 6 minutes
Sunrise :05:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:38 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gramisdale - GB (longitude: -8.5642, latitude: 57.8117)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0.01 Kilometers

10 degrees
1017 mbar
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1019 mbar
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1021 mbar
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9 degrees
1022 mbar
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1023 mbar
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1023 mbar
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10 degrees
1022 mbar
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10 degrees
1022 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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