Where is Keiss?

Keiss is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, seven miles north of the town of Wick, 103 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 179 miles north of Edinburgh, 488 miles north of Cardiff, and 500 miles north of London. Keiss falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW1 postcode district. The post town for Keiss is Wick.

Keiss on a map

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

Which county is Keiss in?

Keiss 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 Keiss in Caithness?

Keiss is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Caithness, and towards the easternmost extremity of Caithness.

Location of Keiss within Caithness

What is the postcode for Keiss?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Keiss is KW1 4XA.

Where is Keiss in KW1?

Keiss is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW1 postcode district.

Location of Keiss within KW1

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What is the post town for Keiss?

The post town for Keiss is Wick. Keiss is in the KW1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wick.

What is the latitude and longitude of Keiss?

The centre of Keiss is located at position 58.53735° latitude and -3.12672° longitude.

Latitude58.53735°
Longitude-3.12672°

What is the easting and northing of Keiss?

The centre of Keiss is located at the grid reference easting 334501 and northing 961578 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting334501
Northing961578

What are the nearest towns to Keiss?

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

7m
Keiss is 7 miles north of Wick
15m
Keiss is 15 miles east of Thurso
30m
Keiss is 30 miles south of Stromness
31m
Keiss is 31 miles south of Kirkwall
56m
Keiss is 56 miles north-east of Dornoch
57m
Keiss is 57 miles north of Lossiemouth
59m
Keiss is 59 miles north of Findochty
59m
Keiss is 59 miles north of Burghead
60m
Keiss is 60 miles north of Cullen
60m
Keiss is 60 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Keiss?

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

84m
Keiss is 84 miles north-east of Inverness
103m
Keiss is 103 miles north of Aberdeen
144m
Keiss is 144 miles north of Dundee
149m
Keiss is 149 miles north of Perth
170m
Keiss is 170 miles north of Stirling
179m
Keiss is 179 miles north of Edinburgh
190m
Keiss is 190 miles north of Glasgow
252m
Keiss is 252 miles north of Carlisle
253m
Keiss is 253 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
260m
Keiss is 260 miles north of Sunderland

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