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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -2.07523 lat : 60.13657
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: -2°4'30.8388 lat : 60°0'49.1652
Surface area: 13.6 km2 (0.036 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 19.6 km
Average height: 108 metre
Length island: 5.4 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 4.2 km
Name : The Sneug (0 metre)
Orientation island: North-northwest - South-southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 38
Population density: 3.00 inh/km2
Important places (direction):

Naming - Location

Local native name: Foula
Archipelago (island group):
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Mainland Shetland 21.7 km EastNorthEast
2) Vaila 25 km EastNorthEast
3) Papa Stour 25.7 km NorthEast
4) West Burra 38.2 km EastSouthEast
5) Muckle Roe 39.3 km NorthEast
6) East Burra 39.9 km East
7) Trondra 40.7 km East
8) Bressay 49.6 km East
9) Whalsay 59.4 km EastNorthEast
10) Yell 61.7 km NorthEast
11) Fair Isle 66.4 km SouthSouthEast
12) Housay - Out Skerries 74.7 km EastNorthEast
13) Bruray - Out Skerries 77.3 km EastNorthEast
14) Fetlar 78.1 km NorthEast
15) North Ronaldsay 81.8 km SouthSouthWest
16) Unst 83.1 km NorthEast
17) Sanday 91 km SouthSouthWest
18) Papa Westray 92.7 km SouthSouthWest
19) Westray 97.3 km SouthSouthWest
20) Eday 103.3 km SouthSouthWest
21) Stronsay 110.3 km SouthSouthWest
22) Rousay 114.6 km SouthSouthWest
23) Egilsay 115.3 km SouthSouthWest
24) Wyre 120.4 km SouthSouthWest
25) Shapinsay 121.2 km SouthSouthWest
Country:
Country-section: Schotland
Location in Country:
Name :
Name :
Main place: Ham
Places portal2europe
(sister website):
Ham (EastSouthEast)
Hametoun (South)
Harrier (North)
Niggards (SouthSouthEast)

Location Main place: East
Sea:
Distance to main land: 173 km
Nearest Country:
Type Rock outcrop: Metamorphic rock
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks:


Topographic islandmap Foula

Foula map

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Height map of Foula

Foula Digital terrain model - DTM



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Weather at Foula

The weather type in Shetland Islandsovercast cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 10.12 meter per second (Wind force - bft 5)
Winddirection: South-southeast
Atmospheric pressure: 1022 mb
Humidity: 71 %
Daylength at 30 November 2022:6 hour and 30 minutes
Sunrise: 09:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 16:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Foula

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: No
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 0 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: No
Ferry - Car - connect with another island - Island hopping: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with another island: No
Bicycle facilities: No

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Landuse Foula

 Forest   0 km2 
 0% 
 Nature   10 km2 
 74% 
 Agriculture   0 km2 
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 Wet nature   2.8 km2 
 21% 
 Water   0.8 km2 
 6% 
 Urban area   0 km2 
 0% 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 0% 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Rock outcrop   0 km2 
 0%