Where is Rhughasinish?

Rhughasinish is located in the county of Western Isles, Scotland, 67 miles south-west of the town of Stornoway, 158 miles north-west of the major city of Glasgow, 186 miles north-west of Edinburgh, 441 miles north of Cardiff, and 498 miles north-west of London. Rhughasinish was historically in the county of Inverness-shire. Rhughasinish falls within the unitary authority of Na h-Eileanan an Iar. It is in the HS8 postcode district. The post town for Rhughasinish is Isle of South Uist.

Rhughasinish on a map

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

Which county is Rhughasinish in?

Rhughasinish is in the ceremonial county of Western Isles, the historic county of Inverness-shire, and the administrative county of Na h-Eileanan an Iar.

Ceremonial CountyWestern Isles
Historic CountyInverness-shire
Administrative CountyNa h-Eileanan an Iar

Where is Rhughasinish in Western Isles?

Rhughasinish is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Western Isles, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Western Isles.

Location of Rhughasinish within Western Isles

Where is Rhughasinish in HS8?

Rhughasinish is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the HS8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HS8 postcode district.

Location of Rhughasinish within HS8

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What is the post town for Rhughasinish?

The post town for Rhughasinish is Isle of South Uist. Rhughasinish is in the HS8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Isle of South Uist.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rhughasinish?

The centre of Rhughasinish is located at position 57.38408° latitude and -7.3165° longitude.

Latitude57.38408°
Longitude-7.3165°

What is the easting and northing of Rhughasinish?

The centre of Rhughasinish is located at the grid reference easting 80651 and northing 845127 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting80651
Northing845127

What are the nearest towns to Rhughasinish?

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

67m
Rhughasinish is 67 miles south-west of Stornoway
71m
Rhughasinish is 71 miles north-west of Tobermory
92m
Rhughasinish is 92 miles north-west of Fort William
97m
Rhughasinish is 97 miles north-west of Oban
109m
Rhughasinish is 109 miles west of Dingwall
116m
Rhughasinish is 116 miles west of Alness
117m
Rhughasinish is 117 miles north-west of Inveraray
118m
Rhughasinish is 118 miles north-west of Lochgilphead
119m
Rhughasinish is 119 miles west of Invergordon
120m
Rhughasinish is 120 miles west of Fortrose

What are the nearest cities to Rhughasinish?

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

116m
Rhughasinish is 116 miles west of Inverness
156m
Rhughasinish is 156 miles north-west of Stirling
158m
Rhughasinish is 158 miles north-west of Glasgow
162m
Rhughasinish is 162 miles north-west of Perth
176m
Rhughasinish is 176 miles north-west of Dundee
186m
Rhughasinish is 186 miles north-west of Edinburgh
196m
Rhughasinish is 196 miles west of Aberdeen
242m
Rhughasinish is 242 miles north-west of Carlisle
276m
Rhughasinish is 276 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
286m
Rhughasinish is 286 miles north-west of Durham

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