Where is Almer?

Almer is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, five miles south of the town of Blandford Forum, eight miles north-west of the major town of Poole, 66 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 100 miles south-west of London. Almer falls within the district council of East Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the DT11 postcode district. The post town for Almer is Blandford Forum.

Almer on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Almer
Location of Almer within the UK

Which county is Almer in?

Almer is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Almer in Dorset?

Almer is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dorset, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dorset.

Location of Almer within Dorset

What is the postcode for Almer?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Almer is DT11 9EN.

Where is Almer in DT11?

Almer is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DT11 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DT11 postcode district.

Location of Almer within DT11

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What is the post town for Almer?

The post town for Almer is Blandford Forum. Almer is in the DT11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Blandford Forum.

What is the latitude and longitude of Almer?

The centre of Almer is located at position 50.78973° latitude and -2.12489° longitude.

Latitude50.78973°
Longitude-2.12489°

What is the easting and northing of Almer?

The centre of Almer is located at the grid reference easting 391293 and northing 98915 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting391293
Northing98915

What are the nearest towns to Almer?

Position of Almer relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Almer to the centre of the town.

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Almer is 5 miles south of Blandford Forum
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Almer is 6 miles west of Wimborne Minster
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Almer is 7 miles north of Wareham
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Almer is 8 miles north-west of Poole
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Almer is 10 miles west of Ferndown
12m
Almer is 12 miles north-west of Bournemouth
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Almer is 12 miles south-east of Sturminster Newton
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Almer is 12 miles south-west of Verwood
15m
Almer is 15 miles north-west of Swanage
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Almer is 15 miles east of Dorchester

What are the nearest cities to Almer?

Position of Almer relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Almer to the centre of the city.

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Almer is 24 miles south-west of Salisbury
33m
Almer is 33 miles west of Southampton
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Almer is 37 miles south-east of Wells
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Almer is 40 miles south-west of Winchester
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Almer is 42 miles south of Bath
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Almer is 45 miles west of Portsmouth
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Almer is 50 miles south-east of Bristol
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Almer is 59 miles west of Chichester
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Almer is 62 miles east of Exeter
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Almer is 66 miles south-east of Cardiff

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