Traveling Luck for Knúkur Faroe Islands (general), Faroe Islands Faroe Islands flag

The timezone in Knukur is Atlantic/Faeroe
Morning Sunrise at 04:43 and Evening Sunset at 20:08. It's light
Rough GPS position Latitude. 62.3333°, Longitude. -6.5833°

Weather near Knúkur Last report from Soervaag / Vagar, 49.6km away

Weather Temperature: 7°C / 45°F
Wind: 6.9km/h Southeast
Cloud: Scattered at 1100ft

Satellite map of Knúkur and it's surroudings...

Geographic features & Photographs around Knúkur in Faroe Islands (general), Faroe Islands

cirque a bowl-like hollow partially surrounded by cliffs or steep slopes at the head of a glaciated valley.

mountain an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more.

populated place a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work.

cleft(s) a deep narrow slot, notch, or groove in a coastal cliff.

Accommodation around Knúkur

HOTEL FOROYAR VID OYGGJARVEGIN, Torshavn

Hotel Streym Yviri vith Strond 19, Torshavn

Hafnia Hotel Aarvegur 4-10, Torshavn

stream a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land.

point a tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape.

island a tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water.

rock a conspicuous, isolated rocky mass.

abandoned populated place a ghost town.

cove(s) a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay.

saddle a broad, open pass crossing a ridge or between hills or mountains.

valley an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream.

strait a relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water.

ridge(s) a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest.

ravine(s) a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge.

spur(s) a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation.

islands tracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water.

second-order administrative division a subdivision of a first-order administrative division.

promontory(-ies) a bluff or prominent hill overlooking or projecting into a lowland.

pass a break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap].


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Airports close to Knúkur

Vagar(FAE), Vagar, Faroe isl. (49.6km)