Where is Temple?

Temple is located in the county of Midlothian, Scotland, four miles south of the town of Bonnyrigg, 44 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, ten miles south of Edinburgh, 300 miles north of Cardiff, and 321 miles north-west of London. Temple lies three miles north-east of the Tweeddale border. Temple falls within the unitary authority of Midlothian. It is in the EH23 postcode district. The post town for Temple is Gorebridge.

Temple on a map

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

Which county is Temple in?

Temple is in the ceremonial county of Midlothian, the historic county of Midlothian, and the administrative county of Midlothian.

Ceremonial CountyMidlothian
Historic CountyMidlothian
Administrative CountyMidlothian

Where is Temple in Midlothian?

Temple is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Midlothian, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Midlothian.

Location of Temple within Midlothian

What is the postcode for Temple?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Temple is EH23 4SL.

Where is Temple in EH23?

Temple is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EH23 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the EH23 postcode district.

Location of Temple within EH23

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Temple?

The post town for Temple is Gorebridge. Temple is in the EH23 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gorebridge.

What is the latitude and longitude of Temple?

The centre of Temple is located at position 55.81689° latitude and -3.10053° longitude.

Latitude55.81689°
Longitude-3.10053°

What is the easting and northing of Temple?

The centre of Temple is located at the grid reference easting 331136 and northing 658729 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting331136
Northing658729

What are the nearest towns to Temple?

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

4m
Temple is 4 miles south of Bonnyrigg
5m
Temple is 5 miles south-east of Loanhead
5m
Temple is 5 miles east of Penicuik
5m
Temple is 5 miles south of Dalkeith
9m
Temple is 9 miles south of Musselburgh
11m
Temple is 11 miles south-west of Tranent
11m
Temple is 11 miles south-west of Prestonpans
12m
Temple is 12 miles north of Peebles
12m
Temple is 12 miles south-west of Cockenzie and Port Seton
14m
Temple is 14 miles north of Innerleithen

What are the nearest cities to Temple?

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

10m
Temple is 10 miles south of Edinburgh
38m
Temple is 38 miles south-east of Stirling
42m
Temple is 42 miles south of Perth
44m
Temple is 44 miles east of Glasgow
45m
Temple is 45 miles south of Dundee
64m
Temple is 64 miles north of Carlisle
83m
Temple is 83 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
93m
Temple is 93 miles north-west of Sunderland
94m
Temple is 94 miles north-west of Durham
100m
Temple is 100 miles south-west of Aberdeen