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General information - Location

Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -3.1217,Lat: 58.6753 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time19:22:14pm
At islandIsland of Stroma
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionHighland
Name Landward Caithness

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Nethertown1.1 km NorthNorthEast
2 Huna4.1 km SouthSouthEast
3 Kirkstyle4.3 km SouthSouthWest
4 Canisbay4.8 km SouthSouthWest
5 Warse4.9 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 GlasgowScotland328 km SouthSouthWest
2 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands422 km NorthNorthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland487 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Uppertown lies at the North Sea (direction WestNorthWest). The nearest bigger lake is Loch Watten (3.7 km2 at a distance of 23.4 km in SouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named Island of Stroma. The distance to the mainland is 2.7 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 325.7 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 456 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 12%, low location: 88%, The hills are mainly northern 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 304 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Wick Airport (at a distance of 24 km in Southern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   4.5 km2 
 Wet nature   1.8 km2 
 Agriculture   7.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Uppertown in country Scotland

Uppertown 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 Ireland36 km North
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland299 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland304 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Ackergill

Type of weather in Ackergillfew clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 12.32 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 1005 mb
Humidity: 77 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 19 minutes
Sunrise :08:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:34 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Ackergill - GB (longitude: -3.1217, latitude: 58.6753)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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