Where is Weston?

Weston is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, one mile south of the town of Fortuneswell, 24 miles south-west of the major town of Poole, 72 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 121 miles south-west of London. Weston falls within the district council of Weymouth and Portland, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the DT5 postcode district. The post town for Weston is Portland.

Weston on a map

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

Which county is Weston in?

Weston is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Weston in Dorset?

Weston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Dorset, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dorset.

Location of Weston within Dorset

What is the postcode for Weston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Weston is DT5 2DD.

Where is Weston in DT5?

Weston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DT5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DT5 postcode district.

Location of Weston within DT5

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What is the post town for Weston?

The post town for Weston is Portland. Weston is in the DT5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Portland.

What is the latitude and longitude of Weston?

The centre of Weston is located at position 50.54079° latitude and -2.44511° longitude.

Latitude50.54079°
Longitude-2.44511°

What is the easting and northing of Weston?

The centre of Weston is located at the grid reference easting 368555 and northing 71319 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting368555
Northing71319

What are the nearest towns to Weston?

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

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Weston is 1 mile south of Fortuneswell
5m
Weston is 5 miles south of Weymouth
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Weston is 6 miles south-east of Chickerell
12m
Weston is 12 miles south of Dorchester
18m
Weston is 18 miles south-west of Wareham
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Weston is 19 miles south-east of Bridport
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Weston is 22 miles west of Swanage
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Weston is 23 miles south-east of Beaminster
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Weston is 24 miles south-west of Poole
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Weston is 25 miles south-west of Blandford Forum

What are the nearest cities to Weston?

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

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Weston is 46 miles south-west of Salisbury
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Weston is 47 miles south of Wells
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Weston is 49 miles east of Exeter
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Weston is 52 miles south-west of Southampton
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Weston is 58 miles south of Bath
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Weston is 61 miles south-west of Winchester
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Weston is 62 miles west of Portsmouth
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Weston is 63 miles south of Bristol
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Weston is 72 miles south-east of Cardiff
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Weston is 76 miles east of Plymouth