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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 16.66036 lat : 56.72542
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 16°39'37.2924 lat : 56°43'31.5192
Surface area: 1347.5 km2 (3.548 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 423.9 km
Average height: 18 metre
Length island: 137 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 16 km
Name : Högsrum (55 metre)
Orientation island: North-northeast - South-southwest

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 24697
Population density: 18.3 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Borgholm (W)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Öland
Country: Sweden
Location in Country: South
Name Län: County Kalmar
Name Kommun: municipalities : 1) Borgholm 2) Mörbylånga
Main place: Färjestaden
Location Main place: West-southwest
Sea: Baltic Sea
Distance to main land: 3.1 km
Nearest Country: Sweden
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks: Very elongated island accessed by one of Europe's longest bridges


Topographic islandmap Öland

Öland map

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Height map of Öland

Öland Digital terrain model - DTM



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Weather at Öland

The weather type in Jamjoovercast cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: -2 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 4.1 meter per second (Wind force - bft 3)
Winddirection: West
Atmospheric pressure: 1019 mb
Humidity: 92 %
Daylength at 17 December 2017:6 hour and 48 minutes
Sunrise: 08:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 15:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Öland

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation



Transport on your island-holiday

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): 1186 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Bicycle facilities: Yes

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

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Tourist information: Info Öland
Youtube: Youtube Öland
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island accommodation: Hotel ,Holiday Home, Camping

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Campings at Öland ?> Hotel 1) Boda Hamns Camping
2) BodaRiviera - Kyrketorps Camping
3) First Camp Ekerums Camping Stugor
4) First Camp Eriksore
5) Haga Park Camping Stugor
6) Krono Camping Boda Sand
7) Krono Camping Saxnas
8) Sandbybadets Camping
9) Sonjas Camping
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Landuse Öland

 Forest   233.3 km2 
 17% 
 Nature   220.9 km2 
 16% 
 Agriculture   834.4 km2 
 62% 
 Wet nature   5 km2 
 0% 
 Water   5.5 km2 
 0% 
 Urban area   36 km2 
 3% 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 0% 
 Viticulture   0.6 km2 
 0% 
 Rock outcrop   12.1 km2 
 1%