Where is Rattar?

Rattar is located in the county of Caithness, Scotland, ten miles east of the town of Thurso, 112 miles north of the major city of Aberdeen, 186 miles north of Edinburgh, 495 miles north of Cardiff, and 508 miles north of London. Rattar falls within the unitary authority of Highland. It is in the KW14 postcode district. The post town for Rattar is Thurso.

Rattar on a map

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

Which county is Rattar in?

Rattar 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 Rattar in Caithness?

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

Location of Rattar within Caithness

What is the postcode for Rattar?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rattar is KW14 8XT.

Where is Rattar in KW14?

Rattar is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the KW14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the KW14 postcode district.

Location of Rattar within KW14

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What is the post town for Rattar?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Rattar?

The centre of Rattar is located at position 58.6394° latitude and -3.26658° longitude.

Latitude58.6394°
Longitude-3.26658°

What is the easting and northing of Rattar?

The centre of Rattar is located at the grid reference easting 326573 and northing 973085 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting326573
Northing973085

What are the nearest towns to Rattar?

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

10m
Rattar is 10 miles east of Thurso
15m
Rattar is 15 miles north-west of Wick
22m
Rattar is 22 miles south of Stromness
26m
Rattar is 26 miles south-west of Kirkwall
59m
Rattar is 59 miles north-east of Dornoch
63m
Rattar is 63 miles north of Lossiemouth
64m
Rattar is 64 miles north-east of Tain
65m
Rattar is 65 miles north of Burghead
66m
Rattar is 66 miles north of Findochty
68m
Rattar is 68 miles north of Buckie

What are the nearest cities to Rattar?

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

88m
Rattar is 88 miles north-east of Inverness
112m
Rattar is 112 miles north of Aberdeen
151m
Rattar is 151 miles north of Dundee
155m
Rattar is 155 miles north of Perth
176m
Rattar is 176 miles north of Stirling
186m
Rattar is 186 miles north of Edinburgh
195m
Rattar is 195 miles north of Glasgow
260m
Rattar is 260 miles north of Carlisle
261m
Rattar is 261 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne
268m
Rattar is 268 miles north of Sunderland

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