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General information - Location

Location in country South
Location in EuropeNorth Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 11.8209,Lat: 58.1412 marker
Elevation12 meter above sea level
Local time20:18:00pm
At islandOrust
Name province/regionVästra Götalands län
Name SubregionOrust

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ödsmål3.2 km SouthEast
2 Starrkärr och Näs3.6 km SouthSouthEast
3 Varekil6.9 km WestSouthWest
4 Svenshögen7 km East
5 Stenungsund7.4 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Oslo   Norway207 km NorthNorthWest
2 København   Denmark274 km SouthSouthEast
3 StockholmSweden384 km EastNorthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Svanesund 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 Vänern (5572 km2 at a height of around 43 meter above sea level) at a distance of 36.7 km in NorthEastern 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 83.5 km in NorthNorthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 117 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 7%, low location: 93%, The hills are mainly western 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 60 km and direction SouthSouthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Trollhättan-Vänersborg Airport (at a distance of 37 km in NorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   38.2 km2 
 Nature   0.2 km2 
 Agriculture   17.1 km2 
 Urban area   3.7 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.7 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Svanesund in country Sweden

Svanesund at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rock Carvings in TanumSweden68 km NorthNorthWest
2 Grimeton Radio Station, VarbergSweden121 km SouthSouthEast
3 Kronborg CastleDenmark239 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
HalsefjordenSE1.6 km SouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Svanesund

Type of weather in Svanesundlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 14 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 2.83 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1011 mb
Humidity: 86 %
Daylength at 14 June 2024:18 hour and 10 minutes
Sunrise :04:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :22:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Svanesund - SE (longitude: 11.8209, latitude: 58.1412)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
1010 mbar
light rainweericoon
9 degrees
1009 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
14 degrees
1007 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
18 degrees
1006 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
16 degrees
1004 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
13 degrees
1002 mbar
light rainweericoon
12 degrees
1003 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
12 degrees
1005 mbar
moderate rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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