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

The timezone in Knukur is Atlantic/Faeroe
Morning Sunrise at 09:48 and Evening Sunset at 14:56. It's Dark
Rough GPS position Latitude. 62.2167°, Longitude. -6.9333°

Weather near Knúkur Last report from Soervaag / Vagar, 26.1km away

Weather Temperature: 6°C / 43°F
Wind: 24.2km/h Southeast gusting to 38km/h
Cloud: Solid Overcast at 1400ft

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

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

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.

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

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

Accommodation around Knúkur

HOTEL FOROYAR VID OYGGJARVEGIN, Torshavn

Hotel Føroyar Oyggjarvegur 45, Torshavn

Hotel TĂłrshavn Torsgota 4, Torshavn

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

valley an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream.

peak a pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

slope(s) a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle.

terrace a long, narrow alluvial platform bounded by steeper slopes above and below, usually overlooking a waterbody.

narrows a navigable narrow part of a bay, strait, river, etc..

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

pond a small standing waterbody.

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

lake a large inland body of standing water.


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Airports close to Knúkur

Vagar(FAE), Vagar, Faroe isl. (26.1km)