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

Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -2.95339 lat : 58.79174
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: -2°57'12.2184 lat : 58°47'30.2712
Surface area: 49.7 km2 (0.131 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 54.9 km
Average height: 36 metre
Length island: 12.8 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 9.1 km
Name : Ward Hill (116 metre)
Orientation island: North - South

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 909
Population density: 18.30 inh/km2
Important places (direction): St Margaret's Hope (N), Burwick (Z), Grimness (NO), Hoxa (NNW)

Naming - Location

Local native name: South Ronaldsay
Archipelago (island group):
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Burray 0.603 km NorthNorthWest
2) Flotta 2.5 km West
3) Mainland Orkney 5.4 km NorthEast
4) South Walls 6.1 km WestSouthWest
5) Fara 6.8 km WestNorthWest
6) Hoy 7.5 km West
7) Island of Stroma 9.4 km WestSouthWest
8) Graemsay 17.6 km NorthWest
9) Holm of Grimbister 19.3 km NorthNorthWest
10) Shapinsay 20.6 km NorthNorthEast
11) Inner Holm 20.9 km NorthWest
12) Gairsay 26.4 km North
13) Auskerry 28.1 km NorthEast
14) Stronsay 29.4 km NorthNorthEast
15) Wyre 30.7 km North
16) Egilsay 32.1 km North
17) Rousay 32.6 km North
18) Eday 34.2 km North
19) Sanday 40.6 km NorthNorthEast
20) Westray 43.5 km North
21) Papa Westray 54.2 km North
22) North Ronaldsay 63.3 km NorthNorthEast
23) Fair Isle 103.4 km NorthEast
24) Mainland Shetland 145 km NorthEast
25) Foula 149.5 km NorthNorthEast
Country-section: Schotland
Location in Country:
Name :
Name :
Main place: St Margaret's Hope
Places portal2europe
(sister website):
Aikers (Central)
Burwick (SouthSouthWest)
Cleat (South)
Eastside (NorthEast)
Grimness (South)
Herston (NorthWest)
Hoxa (NorthNorthWest)
Liddel (South)
Linklater (South)
Lythes (Central)
Mossetter (SouthSouthWest)
Quindry (NorthNorthWest)
Sandwick (Central)
St Margaret's Hope (SouthWest)
Suckquoy (Central)
Widewall (Central)

Location Main place: North-northwest
Distance to main land: 10 km
Nearest Country:
Type Rock outcrop: rocky surface
island-Type: island in sea

Topographic islandmap South Ronaldsay

South Ronaldsay map

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Height map of South Ronaldsay

South Ronaldsay Digital terrain model - DTM

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Weather at South Ronaldsay

The weather type in Orphirbroken cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 9.26 meter per second (Wind force - bft 5)
Winddirection: North
Atmospheric pressure: 1031 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 5 December 2022:6 hour and 36 minutes
Sunrise: 09:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 16:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: South Ronaldsay

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 South Ronaldsay

 Forest   0 km2 
 Nature   1.6 km2 
 Agriculture   46.8 km2 
 Wet nature   0.1 km2 
 Water   1 km2 
 Urban area   0.3 km2 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 Rock outcrop   0 km2