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For a detailed description of this island, see our info-island-page:Suðuroy

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -6.83602 lat : 61.52780
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): WGS84long: -6°50'9.6792 lat : 61°31'40.0728
Surface area: 167.3 km2 (0.441 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 136.2 km
Average height: 260 metre
Length island: 32 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 9 km
Name : Gluggarnir (0 metre)
Orientation island: North-northwest - South-southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 4603
Population density: 28.00 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Sandvík (N), Hvalba (N), Froðba (NO), Øravík (C), Fámjin (C), Hov (O), Porkeri (O), Akrar (ZO), Sumba (Z), Akraberg (Z)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Suðuroy
Archipelago (island group):
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Lítla Dímun 6.1 km NorthNorthEast
2) Stóra Dímun 8.3 km EastNorthEast
3) Skúvoy 11.9 km NorthNorthEast
4) Sandoy 16.4 km NorthEast
5) Hestur 31.3 km North
6) Streymoy 33.2 km NorthNorthEast
7) Koltur 36.1 km North
8) Nólsoy 36.4 km NorthNorthEast
9) Vágar 43.4 km NorthNorthWest
10) Eysturoy 46.7 km NorthNorthEast
11) Mykines 57.7 km NorthNorthWest
12) Borðoy 60.8 km NorthNorthEast
13) Kalsoy 65.1 km North
14) Kunoy 68.8 km NorthNorthEast
15) Svínoy 70.8 km NorthNorthEast
16) Viðoy 74.3 km NorthNorthEast
17) Fugloy 80.7 km NorthNorthEast
18) Foula 284.8 km EastSouthEast
19) Mainland Shetland 291.3 km EastSouthEast
20) Papa Stour 292.8 km EastSouthEast
21) Westray 303.5 km SouthEast
22) Muckle Roe 304.2 km EastSouthEast
23) Papa Westray 305.9 km SouthEast
24) Vaila 306.1 km EastSouthEast
25) Yell 308.4 km EastSouthEast
Country-section: Faeröer
Location in Country:
Name :
Name :
Main place: Vágur
Places portal2europe
(sister website):
Akrar (SouthSouthEast)
Famjin (Central)
Frodba (Central)
Hov (Central)
Hvalba (NorthNorthWest)
Lopra (South)
Nes (SouthSouthEast)
Oravik (Central)
Oravikslid (Central)
Porkeri (SouthSouthEast)
Sandvik (WestNorthWest)
Sumba (South)
Trongisvagur (Central)
Tvoroyri (Central)
Vagur (South)
Vikarbyrgi (SouthSouthEast)

Location Main place: West-southwest
Distance to main land: 321 km
Nearest Country:
Type Rock outcrop: rocky surface
island-Type: island in sea

Topographic islandmap Suðuroy

Suðuroy map

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Map Suðuroy

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Height map of Suðuroy

Suðuroy Digital terrain model - DTM

Relief: Height Classes in percentages

Relief: Slope Classes in percentages

Weather at Suðuroy

The weather type in Tvøroyriovercast cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 9.08 meter per second (Wind force - bft 5)
Winddirection: Northeast
Atmospheric pressure: 1022 mb
Humidity: 77 %
Daylength at 24 May 2024:18 hour and 18 minutes
Sunrise: 05:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 23:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Suðuroy

The weather for the next few hours

Tvøroyri - FO (longitude: -6.836, latitude: 61.5278)
Distance weather station to the center island (direction ZZW): 3.59 km

6 degrees Celcius
1021 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
7 degrees Celcius
1019 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
7 degrees Celcius
1018 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
8 degrees Celcius
1018 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
8 degrees Celcius
1017 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

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

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

Wikipedia Suðuroy ?> Wikipedia: Wikipedia Suðuroy
Tourist information: Info Suðuroy
Youtube: Youtube Suðuroy

island accommodation: Hotel ,Holiday Home, Camping

Hotel at Suðuroy ?> Hotel Hotel at Suðuroy
Campings at Suðuroy ?> Camping 1) Tvøroyri Camping
2) Sumba camping
3) Camping í Hvalba
4) Kamping Vágseiðið
5) Fámjin camping
Holiday Home
Bed & Breakfast
accommodation-page Suðuroy

Social media - Multimedia

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