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General information - Location

CountryScotland
Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -3.111,Lat: 59.1142 marker
Elevation35 meter above sea level
Local time21:16:37pm
At islandMainland-orkney
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name West Mainland

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Redland1.6 km SouthEast
2 Burgar2.1 km NorthNorthWest
3 Westness3.8 km NorthEast
4 Costa3.9 km NorthWest
5 Frotoft4.5 km EastNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland376 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands379 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland533 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Stenso lies at the North Sea (direction NorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Swannay (2.1 km2 at a distance of 4.7 km in WestNorthWestern direction).

The nearest mountain is Milldoe with a height of 221 meter (at a distance of 5.1 km and direction SouthSouthWest). The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 373.6 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 523 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 6%, low location: 93%, hill: 1%, The hills are mainly northeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Edinburgh Airport (at a distance of 353 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Kirkwall Airport (at a distance of 21 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   15.5 km2 
 28.1% 
 Wet nature   16.8 km2 
 30.3% 
 Agriculture   22.8 km2 
 41.3% 
 Water - Lakes   0.2 km2 
 0.3% 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Stenso in country Scotland


Stenso 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 Ireland14 km SouthSouthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland348 km SouthSouthWest
3 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland351 km WestSouthWest


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




Current weather at Orkney Islands

Type of weather in Orkney Islandsfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 14.64 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1004 mb
Humidity: 74 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 17 minutes
Sunrise :08:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:33 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Orkney Islands - GB (longitude: -3.111, latitude: 59.1142)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

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7 degrees
1005 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1005 mbar
light rainweericoon
7:00
7 degrees
1004 mbar
light rainweericoon
10:00
7 degrees
1002 mbar
light rainweericoon
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998 mbar
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16:00
7 degrees
993 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
19:00
8 degrees
990 mbar
light rainweericoon
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987 mbar
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