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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -1.007,Lat: 60.6993 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time20:25:12pm
At islandYell
Name Scotland
Name Shetland Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Cullivoe0.5 km NorthNorthWest
2 Belmont2.4 km SouthEast
3 Snevlabreck2.4 km South
4 Lund3 km EastNorthEast
5 Gutcher3.3 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands339 km NorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland579 km SouthSouthWest
3 Oslo   Norway655 km EastSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Stonganess lies at the North Sea (direction NorthEast). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Cliff (1 km2 at a distance of 9.8 km in NorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Yell. The distance to the mainland is 231.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 548.4 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 768 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 23%, low location: 77%, The hills are mainly flatern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Shetland Islands

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Bergen Airport, Flesland (at a distance of 345 km and direction EastSouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   13.2 km2 
 Wet nature   26.6 km2 
 Agriculture   14.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Stonganess in country Scotland

Stonganess 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 Ireland227 km SouthWest
2 BryggenNorway349 km EastSouthEast
3 Urnes Stave ChurchNorway457 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Brae

Type of weather in Braelight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.04 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: North East
Air pressure: 1009 mb
Humidity: 61 %
Daylength at 9 December 2022:5 hour and 53 minutes
Sunrise :09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :15:53 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Brae - GB (longitude: -1.007, latitude: 60.6993)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZW): 0 Kilometers

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1010 mbar
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1014 mbar
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1016 mbar
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1016 mbar
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5 degrees
1016 mbar
light rainweericoon
5 degrees
1015 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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