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

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -1.09559 lat : 60.60255
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: -1°5'44.1348 lat : 60°36'9.1944
Surface area: 212.5 km2 (0.56 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 157.1 km
Average height: 61 metre
Length island: 27 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 11 km
Name : Hill of Arisdale (0 metre)
Orientation island: North - South

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 966
Population density: 4.50 inh/km2
Important places (direction): West Sandwick, Burravoe, Mid Yell, Cullivoe, Gloup, Ulsta, Gutcher, Aywick, West Yell, Sellafirth, Copister, Camb, Otterswick

Naming - Location

Local native name: Yell
Archipelago (island group):
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Unst 0.797 km East
2) Fetlar 2.5 km EastSouthEast
3) Mainland Shetland 2.6 km WestSouthWest
4) Whalsay 12.6 km SouthSouthEast
5) Housay - Out Skerries 15.8 km EastSouthEast
6) Bruray - Out Skerries 16.9 km EastSouthEast
7) Muckle Roe 17.6 km SouthWest
8) Papa Stour 32.5 km WestSouthWest
9) Bressay 32.7 km South
10) Vaila 38.8 km SouthWest
11) Trondra 39.8 km South
12) West Burra 41.7 km SouthSouthWest
13) East Burra 43.9 km South
14) Foula 61.7 km SouthWest
15) Fair Isle 106.7 km SouthSouthWest
16) North Ronaldsay 139.6 km SouthSouthWest
17) Sanday 148.5 km SouthSouthWest
18) Papa Westray 155.9 km SouthWest
19) Westray 160.7 km SouthWest
20) Eday 164.1 km SouthSouthWest
21) Stronsay 169 km SouthSouthWest
22) Rousay 176.6 km SouthWest
23) Egilsay 177 km SouthWest
24) Auskerry 179.7 km SouthSouthWest
25) Shapinsay 181 km SouthSouthWest
Country-section: Schotland
Location in Country:
Name :
Name :
Main place: Mid Yell
Places portal2europe
(sister website):
Aywick (NorthEast)
Basta (NorthNorthEast)
Brough (Central)
Burravoe (Central)
Camb (NorthNorthEast)
Clothan (Central)
Copister (Central)
Cullivoe (WestSouthWest)
Gloup (WestSouthWest)
Gossabrough (Central)
Grimister (North)
Hamnavoe (Central)
Littlester (Central)
Mid Yell (NorthNorthEast)
North Sandwick
Otterswick (NorthEast)
Seafield (NorthNorthEast)
Stonganess (SouthWest)
Swarister (NorthEast)
Ulsta (Central)
West Sandwick
West Yell (Central)

Location Main place: East
Distance to main land: 234 km
Nearest Country:
Type Rock outcrop: Metamorphic rock
island-Type: island in sea

Topographic islandmap Yell

Yell map

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Height map of Yell

Yell Digital terrain model - DTM

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Weather at Yell

The weather type in Braeovercast cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 9 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 7.27 meter per second (Wind force - bft 4)
Winddirection: South-southeast
Atmospheric pressure: 1023 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 30 November 2022:6 hour and 22 minutes
Sunrise: 09:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 16:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Yell

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 Yell

 Forest   0 km2 
 Nature   37.1 km2 
 Agriculture   17.2 km2 
 Wet nature   150.9 km2 
 Water   7.5 km2 
 Urban area   0 km2 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 Rock outcrop   0 km2