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General information - Location

CountryScotland
Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -6.6157,Lat: 56.5965 marker
Elevation15 meter above sea level
Local time10:18:34am
At islandColl
Name Scotland
Name Argyll and Bute
Name Oban South and the Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Arileod1 km WestNorthWest
2 Totronald1.7 km North
3 Acha1.7 km East
4 Friesland2.1 km East
5 Ballyhaugh3.5 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland172 km SouthEast
2 Belfast   Northern-ireland227 km South
3 Douglas   Isle-of-man303 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Uig lies at the Atlantic Ocean (direction SouthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Frisa (4 km2 at a distance of 29.6 km in EastSouthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Coll. The distance to the mainland is 14.1 km.

The most nearby international border is the North-Irish-Irish border with a straight distance of 175.7 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 246 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 23%, low location: 77%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is nature.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Glasgow International Airport (at a distance of 157 km and direction SouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Tiree Airport (at a distance of 19 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   14.1 km2 
 39.9% 
 Wet nature   9.8 km2 
 27.6% 
 Agriculture   4.8 km2 
 13.5% 
 Rock-Sand   6.8 km2 
 19% 

Climate


Location of Uig in country Scotland


Uig at Physical map (height map)


Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Giant's Causeway and Causeway CoastUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland151 km South
2 St KildaUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland180 km NorthNorthWest
3 New LanarkUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland204 km SouthEast


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




Current weather at Baugh

Type of weather in Baughlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 13 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 11.32 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1017 mb
Humidity: 88 %
Daylength at 3 October 2022:11 hour and 24 minutes
Sunrise :08:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:57 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Baugh - GB (longitude: -6.6157, latitude: 56.5965)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

14:00
13 degrees
1013 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
17:00
14 degrees
1007 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
20:00
15 degrees
1005 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
23:00
14 degrees
1002 mbar
light rainweericoon
2:00
14 degrees
999 mbar
moderate rainweericoon









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