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Stora Höga

Stora Höga

General information - Location

Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 11.8203,Lat: 58.0162 marker
Elevation meter above sea level
Local time21:16:07pm
Name province/regionVästra Götalands län
Name SubregionStenungsund

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Jörlanda3 km South
2 Strandnorum3 km North
3 Hallerna4 km NorthNorthEast
4 Höviksnäs4.2 km WestNorthWest
5 Aröd och Timmervik5.5 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Oslo   Norway220 km NorthNorthWest
2 København   Denmark260 km SouthSouthEast
3 StockholmSweden390 km EastNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Stora Höga lies at the Kattegat (direction NorthNorthWest).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 33.4 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Swedish-Norwegian border with a straight distance of 97.2 km in Northern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 136 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 12%, low location: 88%, The hills are mainly southwestern 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 48 km and direction SouthEast).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   22.9 km2 
 Nature   0.2 km2 
 Agriculture   20.4 km2 
 Urban area   6 km2 
 Infrastructure   1.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Stora Höga in country Sweden

Stora Höga at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Carvings in TanumSweden81 km NorthNorthWest
2 Grimeton Radio Station, VarbergSweden107 km SouthSouthEast
3 Kronborg CastleDenmark225 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
StenungsundskustenSE0.5 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Stora Höga

Type of weather in Stora Högaovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.24 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1011 mb
Humidity: 98 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:10 hour and 41 minutes
Sunrise :07:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:45 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Stora Höga - SE (longitude: 11.8203, latitude: 58.0162)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
7 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
1012 mbar
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6 degrees
1013 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
1012 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
1013 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
6 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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