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Where is Weymouth?

Weymouth is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, two miles south-east of the town of Chickerell, 22 miles west of the major town of Poole, 68 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 119 miles south-west of London. Weymouth falls within the district council of Weymouth and Portland, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the DT4 postcode district. The post town for Weymouth is Weymouth.

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

Which county is Weymouth in?

Weymouth 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 Weymouth in Dorset?

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

Map showing location of Weymouth within Dorset
Location of Weymouth within Dorset

What is the postcode for Weymouth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Weymouth is DT4 8JW.

Where is Weymouth in DT4?

Weymouth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DT4 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DT4 postcode district.

Map showing location of Weymouth within DT4
Location of Weymouth within DT4

What is the post town for Weymouth?

The post town for Weymouth is Weymouth. Weymouth is in the DT4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Weymouth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Weymouth?

The centre of Weymouth is located at position 50.60699° latitude and -2.45554° longitude.

Latitude50.60699°
Longitude-2.45554°

What is the easting and northing of Weymouth?

The centre of Weymouth is located at the grid reference easting 367861 and northing 78685 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting367861
Northing78685

What are the nearest towns to Weymouth?

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

south-east
2m
Weymouth is 2 miles south-east of Chickerell
north
3m
Weymouth is 3 miles north of Fortuneswell
south
8m
Weymouth is 8 miles south of Dorchester
south-east
16m
Weymouth is 16 miles south-east of Bridport
west
16m
Weymouth is 16 miles west of Wareham
south-east
19m
Weymouth is 19 miles south-east of Beaminster
south-west
21m
Weymouth is 21 miles south-west of Blandford Forum
west
22m
Weymouth is 22 miles west of Swanage
west
22m
Weymouth is 22 miles west of Poole
east
23m
Weymouth is 23 miles east of Lyme Regis

What are the nearest cities to Weymouth?

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

south
42m
Weymouth is 42 miles south of Wells
south-west
43m
Weymouth is 43 miles south-west of Salisbury
east
48m
Weymouth is 48 miles east of Exeter
south-west
50m
Weymouth is 50 miles south-west of Southampton
south
54m
Weymouth is 54 miles south of Bath
south
59m
Weymouth is 59 miles south of Bristol
south-west
59m
Weymouth is 59 miles south-west of Winchester
west
61m
Weymouth is 61 miles west of Portsmouth
south-east
68m
Weymouth is 68 miles south-east of Cardiff
south
72m
Weymouth is 72 miles south of Newport

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