Hotels at Ellös Hotels at Ellös


General information - Location

Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 11.4731,Lat: 58.1787 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time19:54:30pm
At islandOrust
Name province/regionVästra Götalands län
Name SubregionOrust

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Grundsund4.6 km NorthWest
2 Hälleviksstrand6.4 km SouthSouthWest
3 Fiskebäckskil7.2 km North
4 Lysekil11.3 km North
5 Mollösund11.7 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Oslo   Norway198 km NorthNorthWest
2 København   Denmark282 km SouthSouthEast
3 StockholmSweden402 km EastNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Ellös lies at the Kattegat (direction WestNorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Gota coastal: Viskan, Nissan, part of the larger catchment area Skagerrak and Kattegat. The nearest bigger lake is Vänern (5572 km2 at a height of around 43 meter above sea level) at a distance of 52.4 km in EastNorthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Orust. The distance to the mainland is 0 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 77.7 km in Northern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 109 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 16%, low location: 84%, The hills are mainly eastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is forest.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport (at a distance of 75 km and direction SouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   29.9 km2 
 Nature   7.4 km2 
 Agriculture   13 km2 
 Urban area   2.3 km2 
 Rock-Sand   7.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Ellös in country Sweden

Ellös at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Carvings in TanumSweden59 km North
2 Grimeton Radio Station, VarbergSweden132 km SouthSouthEast
3 Kronborg CastleDenmark248 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
StrmmarnaSE2.2 km North

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Lysekil

Type of weather in Lysekilscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 17 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 0.45 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 1)
Wind direction: South South East
Air pressure: 1009 mb
Humidity: 91 %
Daylength at 15 July 2024:17 hour and 32 minutes
Sunrise :04:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:06 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Lysekil - SE (longitude: 11.4731, latitude: 58.1787)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0.01 Kilometers

17 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
16 degrees
1010 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
16 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
16 degrees
1012 mbar
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16 degrees
1013 mbar
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18 degrees
1012 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
17 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
16 degrees
1009 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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