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General information - Location

Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 16.6905,Lat: 56.8815 marker
Elevation24 meter above sea level
Local time20:09:12pm
At islandOland
Name province/regionKalmar län
Name SubregionBorgholm

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Köpingsvik1.6 km EastSouthEast
2 Borgholm1.8 km WestSouthWest
3 Rälla14.2 km SouthSouthWest
4 Timmernabben18.4 km WestNorthWest
5 Ålem20.6 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 StockholmSweden278 km North
2 København   Denmark285 km WestSouthWest
3 Rīga   Latvia452 km East

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Björkviken lies at the Baltic Sea (direction North).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Eman coastal: 5, part of the larger catchment area South Baltic. The nearest bigger lake is Rottnen (33.4 km2 at a distance of 93.8 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Latvian-Lithuanian border with a straight distance of 284.5 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 398 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 9%, low location: 91%, The hills are mainly northern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport (at a distance of 280 km and direction WestNorthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Kalmar Airport (at a distance of 33 km in SouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   8 km2 
 Nature   0.8 km2 
 Wet nature   0.3 km2 
 Agriculture   29.9 km2 
 Urban area   6.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Björkviken in country Sweden

Björkviken at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Agricultural Landscape of Southern ÖlandSweden63 km South
2 Naval Port of KarlskronaSweden105 km SouthWest
3 Hanseatic Town of VisbySweden128 km NorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Borga hageSE2.2 km SouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Borgholm

Type of weather in Borgholmovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 4 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.45 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South East
Air pressure: 1014 mb
Humidity: 95 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:10 hour and 45 minutes
Sunrise :06:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:27 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Borgholm - SE (longitude: 16.6905, latitude: 56.8815)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0 Kilometers

4 degrees
1014 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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