Where is Broubster?

Broubster is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, seven miles south-west of the town of Thurso, 112 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 179 miles north of Edinburgh, 488 miles north of Cardiff, and 505 miles north of London. Broubster lies five miles north-east of the Sutherland border. Broubster falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for Broubster is Thurso.

Broubster on a map

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

Which county is Broubster in?

Broubster is in the ceremonial county of Caithness, the historic county of Caithness, and the administrative county of Highland.

Ceremonial CountyCaithness
Historic CountyCaithness
Administrative CountyHighland

Where is Broubster in Caithness?

Broubster is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Caithness, and towards the westernmost extremity of Caithness.

Location of Broubster within Caithness

Where is Broubster in KW14?

Broubster is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW14 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW14 postcode district.

Location of Broubster within KW14

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What is the post town for Broubster?

The post town for Broubster is Thurso. Broubster is in the KW14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Thurso.

What is the latitude and longitude of Broubster?

The centre of Broubster is located at position 58.52984° latitude and -3.67536° longitude.

Latitude58.52984°
Longitude-3.67536°

What is the easting and northing of Broubster?

The centre of Broubster is located at the grid reference easting 302541 and northing 961408 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting302541
Northing961408

What are the nearest towns to Broubster?

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

7m
Broubster is 7 miles south-west of Thurso
22m
Broubster is 22 miles west of Wick
33m
Broubster is 33 miles south-west of Stromness
40m
Broubster is 40 miles south-west of Kirkwall
47m
Broubster is 47 miles north of Dornoch
52m
Broubster is 52 miles north of Tain
58m
Broubster is 58 miles north of Lossiemouth
58m
Broubster is 58 miles north of Burghead
60m
Broubster is 60 miles north of Cromarty
61m
Broubster is 61 miles north of Invergordon

What are the nearest cities to Broubster?

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

75m
Broubster is 75 miles north of Inverness
112m
Broubster is 112 miles north-west of Aberdeen
146m
Broubster is 146 miles north of Dundee
148m
Broubster is 148 miles north of Perth
167m
Broubster is 167 miles north of Stirling
179m
Broubster is 179 miles north of Edinburgh
186m
Broubster is 186 miles north of Glasgow
253m
Broubster is 253 miles north of Carlisle
258m
Broubster is 258 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
266m
Broubster is 266 miles north of Sunderland

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