Hotels at Tobson Hotels at Tobson


General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.8739,Lat: 58.2432 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time9:39:21am
At islandGreat Bernera
Name Scotland
Name Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Name Sgir'Uige agus Ceann a Tuath nan Loch

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Bostadh1.5 km NorthEast
2 Breacleit2.4 km SouthEast
3 Tacleit3.7 km South
4 Barraglom4.8 km SouthSouthEast
5 Bhaltos5.1 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland315 km SouthSouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland411 km South
3 T├│rshavn   Faroe-islands423 km NorthNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Tobson lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction South). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Suaineabhal (2.8 km2 at a distance of 10.7 km in SouthWestern 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 355.9 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 498 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 28%, low location: 72%, The hills are mainly western orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

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 302 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Stornoway Airport (at a distance of 32 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   11.9 km2 
 Wet nature   8.3 km2 
 Agriculture   4.7 km2 
 Rock-Sand   2.2 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.7 km2 


Location of Tobson in country Scotland

Tobson at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

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 Ireland230 km East
3 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland326 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: 6.23 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 86 %
Daylength at 3 October 2022:11 hour and 22 minutes
Sunrise :08:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:57 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Stornoway - GB (longitude: -6.8739, latitude: 58.2432)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZW): 0 Kilometers

12 degrees
1014 mbar
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1009 mbar
light rainweericoon
13 degrees
1002 mbar
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15 degrees
1000 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
15 degrees
997 mbar
moderate rainweericoon

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