Where is Dunbeath?

Dunbeath is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, 18 miles south-west of the town of Wick, 91 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 159 miles north of Edinburgh, 468 miles north of Cardiff, and 484 miles north of London. Dunbeath falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW6 postcode district. The post town for Dunbeath is Dunbeath.

Dunbeath on a map

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

Which county is Dunbeath in?

Dunbeath 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 Dunbeath in Caithness?

Dunbeath is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Caithness, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Caithness.

Location of Dunbeath within Caithness

What is the postcode for Dunbeath?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Dunbeath is KW6 6EG.

Where is Dunbeath in KW6?

Dunbeath is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the KW6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW6 postcode district.

Location of Dunbeath within KW6

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What is the post town for Dunbeath?

The post town for Dunbeath is Dunbeath. Dunbeath is in the KW6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Dunbeath.

What is the latitude and longitude of Dunbeath?

The centre of Dunbeath is located at position 58.24875° latitude and -3.43049° longitude.

Latitude58.24875°
Longitude-3.43049°

What is the easting and northing of Dunbeath?

The centre of Dunbeath is located at the grid reference easting 316133 and northing 929786 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting316133
Northing929786

What are the nearest towns to Dunbeath?

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

18m
Dunbeath is 18 miles south-west of Wick
24m
Dunbeath is 24 miles south of Thurso
34m
Dunbeath is 34 miles north-east of Dornoch
37m
Dunbeath is 37 miles north of Lossiemouth
38m
Dunbeath is 38 miles north-east of Tain
38m
Dunbeath is 38 miles north of Burghead
42m
Dunbeath is 42 miles north of Elgin
43m
Dunbeath is 43 miles north-west of Findochty
43m
Dunbeath is 43 miles north of Buckie
45m
Dunbeath is 45 miles north-west of Cullen

What are the nearest cities to Dunbeath?

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

61m
Dunbeath is 61 miles north-east of Inverness
91m
Dunbeath is 91 miles north-west of Aberdeen
125m
Dunbeath is 125 miles north of Dundee
128m
Dunbeath is 128 miles north of Perth
149m
Dunbeath is 149 miles north of Stirling
159m
Dunbeath is 159 miles north of Edinburgh
168m
Dunbeath is 168 miles north of Glasgow
233m
Dunbeath is 233 miles north of Carlisle
237m
Dunbeath is 237 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
244m
Dunbeath is 244 miles north of Sunderland

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