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Where is Rainow?

Rainow is located in the county of Cheshire, North West England, one mile south-east of the town of Bollington, nine miles south of the major town of Stockport, 133 miles north of Cardiff, and 147 miles north-west of London. Rainow lies three miles north-west of the Derbyshire border. Rainow falls within the unitary authority of Cheshire East. It is in the SK10 postcode district. The post town for Rainow is Macclesfield.

Rainow on a map

Map showing extent of Rainow as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Rainow
Map showing location of Rainow within the UK
Location of Rainow within the UK

Which county is Rainow in?

Rainow is in the ceremonial county of Cheshire, the historic county of Cheshire, and the administrative county of Cheshire East.

Ceremonial CountyCheshire
Historic CountyCheshire
Administrative CountyCheshire East

Where is Rainow in Cheshire?

Rainow is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cheshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Cheshire.

Map showing location of Rainow within Cheshire
Location of Rainow within Cheshire

What is the postcode for Rainow?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rainow is SK10 5XE.

Where is Rainow in SK10?

Rainow is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SK10 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SK10 postcode district.

Map showing location of Rainow within SK10
Location of Rainow within SK10

What is the post town for Rainow?

The post town for Rainow is Macclesfield. Rainow is in the SK10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Macclesfield.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rainow?

The centre of Rainow is located at position 53.28102° latitude and -2.07511° longitude.

Latitude53.28102°
Longitude-2.07511°

What is the easting and northing of Rainow?

The centre of Rainow is located at the grid reference easting 395089 and northing 376008 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting395089
Northing376008

What are the nearest towns to Rainow?

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

south-east
1m
Rainow is 1 mile south-east of Bollington
north-east
3m
Rainow is 3 miles north-east of Macclesfield
south-west
5m
Rainow is 5 miles south-west of Whaley Bridge
south
5m
Rainow is 5 miles south of Poynton
south-west
7m
Rainow is 7 miles south-west of New Mills
south-east
7m
Rainow is 7 miles south-east of Bramhall
west
7m
Rainow is 7 miles west of Buxton
south
7m
Rainow is 7 miles south of Hazel Grove
south-east
7m
Rainow is 7 miles south-east of Wilmslow
south-west
7m
Rainow is 7 miles south-west of Chapel-en-le-Frith

What are the nearest cities to Rainow?

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

south-east
15m
Rainow is 15 miles south-east of Manchester
south-east
17m
Rainow is 17 miles south-east of Salford
north
18m
Rainow is 18 miles north of Stoke-on-Trent
west
26m
Rainow is 26 miles west of Sheffield
east
34m
Rainow is 34 miles east of Chester
north-west
35m
Rainow is 35 miles north-west of Derby
south-west
37m
Rainow is 37 miles south-west of Wakefield
south
38m
Rainow is 38 miles south of Bradford
east
38m
Rainow is 38 miles east of Liverpool
south-west
42m
Rainow is 42 miles south-west of Leeds

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