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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 14.59404 lat : 68.31609
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 14°35'38.5512 lat : 68°18'57.9096
Surface area: 507.1 km2 (1.335 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 669.7 km
Average height: 263 metre
Length island: 53 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 18 km
Name : Higravtindan 1146 meter (1146 metre)
Orientation island: Southwest - Northeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 4177
Population density: 7.9 inh/km2

Naming - Location

Local native name: Austvågøy
Archipelago (island group): Lofoten
Country: Norway
Location in Country: North
Name Fylke: County Nordland
Name Kommune: municipalities : 1) Vågan 2) Hadsel
Main place: Svolvær
Location Main place: South-southwest
Sea: Norwegian Sea
Distance to main land: 28.6 km
Nearest Country: Norway
Type Rock outcrop: rocky surface
island-Type: island in sea

Topographic islandmap Austvågøy

Austvågøy map

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Relief: Height Classes in percentages

Relief: Slope Classes in percentages

Weather at Austvågøy

Weather Type: Rain
Current temperature: 7.7 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the SSW at 5.4 MPH Gusting to 6.0 MPH
Winddirection: SSW
Atmospheric pressure: 1000 mb
Weather-page: Austvågøy

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

coming soon: car rental
Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: Yes
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 2435 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Ferry - Car - connect with another island - Island hopping: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with another island: No
Bicycle facilities: Yes

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

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island accommodation: Hotel, Holiday Home, camping

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Campings at Austvågøy ?> Camping 1) Lyngv$r Lofoten Bobilcamping
2) Sandsletta Camping
3) Sandvika Fjord Sjohuscamping
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Landuse Austvågøy

 Forest   127.5 km2 
 Nature   253.6 km2 
 Agriculture   16.1 km2 
 Wet nature   30.8 km2 
 Water   3.4 km2 
 Urban area   4.2 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.3 km2 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 Rock outcrop   71 km2