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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.8558,Lat: 58.2117 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time19:31:15pm
At islandGreat Bernera
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionNa h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Sgir'Uige agus Ceann a Tuath nan Loch

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Barraglom1.7 km EastSouthEast
2 Breacleit2.2 km NorthEast
3 Crùlabhig2.5 km SouthEast
4 Tobson3.7 km North
5 Tobhtaral3.8 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland312 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland408 km South
3 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands426 km NorthNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Tacleit lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction NorthNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Suaineabhal (2.8 km2 at a distance of 9.1 km in WestSouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Great Bernera. The distance to the mainland is 68.6 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 352.4 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 493 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 20%, low location: 80%, The hills are mainly eastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is 0.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 299 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Stornoway Airport (at a distance of 31 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   15.2 km2 
 Wet nature   19.7 km2 
 Agriculture   7.8 km2 
 Rock-Sand   2 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Tacleit in country Scotland

Tacleit 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 Ireland111 km West
2 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland231 km East
3 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland323 km SouthSouthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Stornoway

Type of weather in Stornowayovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 12 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: South East
Air pressure: 995 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 14 June 2024:18 hour and 11 minutes
Sunrise :05:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:33 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Stornoway - GB (longitude: -6.8558, latitude: 58.2117)
Distance weather station to place (direction W): 0 Kilometers

10 degrees
995 mbar
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997 mbar
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997 mbar
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12 degrees
997 mbar
light rainweericoon
11 degrees
997 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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