Where is North Watten?

North Watten is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, nine miles north-west of the town of Wick, 104 miles north-west of the major city of Aberdeen, 177 miles north of Edinburgh, 486 miles north of Cardiff, and 500 miles north of London. North Watten falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW1 postcode district. The post town for North Watten is Wick.

North Watten on a map

Bounding box showing extent of North Watten
Location of North Watten within the UK

Which county is North Watten in?

North Watten 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 North Watten in Caithness?

North Watten is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Caithness, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Caithness.

Location of North Watten within Caithness

What is the postcode for North Watten?

The nearest postcode to the centre of North Watten is KW1 5UW.

Where is North Watten in KW1?

North Watten is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the KW1 postcode district.

Location of North Watten within KW1

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What is the post town for North Watten?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of North Watten?

The centre of North Watten is located at position 58.5095° latitude and -3.30666° longitude.

Latitude58.5095°
Longitude-3.30666°

What is the easting and northing of North Watten?

The centre of North Watten is located at the grid reference easting 323965 and northing 958667 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting323965
Northing958667

What are the nearest towns to North Watten?

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

9m
North Watten is 9 miles north-west of Wick
10m
North Watten is 10 miles south-east of Thurso
31m
North Watten is 31 miles south of Stromness
35m
North Watten is 35 miles south of Kirkwall
51m
North Watten is 51 miles north-east of Dornoch
54m
North Watten is 54 miles north of Lossiemouth
55m
North Watten is 55 miles north-east of Tain
56m
North Watten is 56 miles north of Burghead
58m
North Watten is 58 miles north of Findochty
59m
North Watten is 59 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to North Watten?

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

79m
North Watten is 79 miles north-east of Inverness
104m
North Watten is 104 miles north-west of Aberdeen
142m
North Watten is 142 miles north of Dundee
146m
North Watten is 146 miles north of Perth
167m
North Watten is 167 miles north of Stirling
177m
North Watten is 177 miles north of Edinburgh
186m
North Watten is 186 miles north of Glasgow
251m
North Watten is 251 miles north of Carlisle
253m
North Watten is 253 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
260m
North Watten is 260 miles north of Sunderland

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