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

Alternatively known as Giov, Gjogv, Gjov, Gjógv, Vidh Gjogv, Við Gjógv

The timezone in Gjogv is Atlantic/Faeroe
Morning Sunrise at 03:13 and Evening Sunset at 21:36. It's light
Rough GPS position Latitude. 62.3167°, Longitude. -6.9333°

Weather near Gjógv Last report from Soervaag / Vagar, 35.2km away

Weather Temperature: 9°C / 48°F
Wind: 13.8km/h South
Cloud: Scattered at 15000ft

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

Geographic features & Photographs around Gjógv 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.

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.

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

Accommodation around Gjógv

HOTEL FOROYAR VID OYGGJARVEGIN, Torshavn

Hotel Føroyar Oyggjarvegur 45, Torshavn

Hotel TĂłrshavn Torsgota 4, Torshavn

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.

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

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

cliff(s) a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area.

valley an elongated depression usually traversed by a stream.

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

sound a long arm of the sea forming a channel between the mainland and an island or islands; or connecting two larger bodies of water.

rocks conspicuous, isolated rocky masses.

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

rock a conspicuous, isolated rocky mass.

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

fjord a long, narrow, steep-walled, deep-water arm of the sea at high latitudes, usually along mountainous coasts.

cape a land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction.

beach a shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves.

bight(s) an open body of water forming a slight recession in a coastline.

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


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Airports close to Gjógv

Vagar(FAE), Vagar, Faroe isl. (35.2km)