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General information - Location

Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 11.7511,Lat: 58.0257 marker
Elevation15 meter above sea level
Local time1:39:51am
At islandTjörn
Name province/regionVästra Götalands län
Name SubregionTjörn

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Myggenäs3.8 km North
2 Stora Höga4.2 km EastSouthEast
3 Strandnorum4.8 km EastNorthEast
4 Kållekärr5.2 km West
5 Stenungsön6 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Oslo   Norway218 km NorthNorthWest
2 København   Denmark262 km SouthSouthEast
3 StockholmSweden393 km EastNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Höviksnäs lies at the Kattegat (direction EastNorthEast).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 Mjörn (58.7 km2 at a distance of 37.5 km in EastSouthEastern direction).The place is located at an island named Tjörn. The distance to the mainland is 1.8 km.

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 95.5 km in Northern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 134 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 25%, low location: 75%, The hills are mainly southeastern 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 51 km and direction SouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   16.4 km2 
 Agriculture   20.4 km2 
 Urban area   6.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Höviksnäs in country Sweden

Höviksnäs at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Carvings in TanumSweden79 km NorthNorthWest
2 Grimeton Radio Station, VarbergSweden110 km SouthSouthEast
3 Kronborg CastleDenmark227 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
StenungsundskustenSE2 km EastSouthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Höviksnäs

Type of weather in Höviksnässcattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 15 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: West North West
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 94 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:17 hour and 27 minutes
Sunrise :04:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:02 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Höviksnäs - SE (longitude: 11.7511, latitude: 58.0257)
Distance weather station to place (direction Z): 0 Kilometers

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

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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