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Bjarkoy Destination Guide

Discover Bjarkoy in Norway!

Bjarkoy in the region of Troms is a place located in Norway - some 651 mi (or 1,047 km) North of Oslo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Bjarkoy

Local time in Bjarkoy is now 01:51 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Kiruna, Sorsele, Tromsø, Sortland, Sandsoy or Altvika. When in this area, you might want to check out Olsborg, Nergardshamn, Nergarden, Leirvag, Haugen and Bjarkoy as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

14°C / 57 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 95%
Air Pressure 1010.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 22nd of July 2018
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 14°C (56 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Monday, 23rd of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)

Videos

Bergpanorama von Hinnøya mit Hurtigrut...

00:45 min ( July 23, 2012 by René Malfeitor)
Views: 30 - Rating: 5/5

You want to see more?: www.youtube.com Grossartige Bergkulisse der Insel Hinnøya, als das Hurtigrutenschiff den Toppsundet passiert, Richtung Risøyhamn

Whale safari at Valhall Norway

07:20 min ( January 31, 2012 by Valhallvideo)
Views: 1,927 - Rating: 5/5

Go on a whale safari to experience Killerwhales and Humpbackwhales, hunting herring in packs of 10-20 animals. The whales are filmed in the archipelago of Valhall, underwater with a GoPro camera. See ...


Killer whale at Valhall Norway

00:32 min ( August 11, 2012 by Valhallvideo)
Views: 65 - Rating: 5/5

Winter kayaking at Valhall Norway

00:41 min ( August 11, 2012 by Valhallvideo)
Views: 44 - Rating: 5/5


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Interesting facts about this location

Bjarkøya

Bjarkøya is an island in the municipality of Harstad in Troms county, Norway. It was the main island of the former municipality of Bjarkøy, with the old administrative centre of Bjarkøy, Nergården, located on the island. Bjarkøy and Harstad merged together on 1 January 2013. The island is located north of Grytøya and northwest of Sandsøya, with the Andfjorden to the northwest and the Vågsfjorden to the southeast. The main church for the island is Bjarkøy Church in Nergården.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 69, 16.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bjarkøy, Islands of Troms

Bjarkøy Fixed Link

The Bjarkøy Fixed Link is a proposed fixed link which would connect the three islands of Bjarkøya, Sandsøya, and Grytøya in the municipality of Harstad in Troms county, Norway. Grytøya and Bjarkøya would be connected by a subsea road tunnel and a bridge would connect Grytøya and Sandsøya. The tunnel to Bjarkøya would be 3.5 kilometres long. The bridge to Grytøya would be 300 metres long plus a 900-metre long causeway.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 69, 16.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Harstad, Proposed tunnels in Norway, Road tunnels in Troms, Subsea tunnels in Norway

Sandsøy Church

Sandsøy Church is a parish church in the municipality of Harstad in Troms county, Norway. It is located in the village of Sandsøy on the island of Sandsøya. The church is part of the Bjarkøy og Sandsøy parish in the Trondenes deanery in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland. The white wooden church was built in 1888. The architect Ole Scheistrøen designed the building and it seats about 200 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 69, 16.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Bjarkøy, Churches in Troms, Religious buildings completed in 1888

Sandsøya

Sandsøya or Sandsøy is an island in the municipality of Harstad in Troms county, Norway. The island lies east of Grytøya and southeast of Bjarkøya, and has an area of 10.8 square kilometres . The highest point on the island is the 212-metre Veten. In 2001, Sandsøya had 107 inhabitants. The island settlement is very old trading post and church village, a part of the former municipality of Bjarkøy. Sandsøy Church is located on the western side of the island in the village of Sandsøy.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 69, 16.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Bjarkøy, Islands of Troms

Grytøya

Grytøya is an island located just north of the large island of Hinnøya and south of the island of Bjarkøya in northern Norway. It belongs to the municipality of Harstad in Troms county. It is surrounded by the Vågsfjorden in the east and the Andfjorden in the west. The island has an area of 108 square kilometres and the highest peak is the 1,012-metre tall mountain Nona. The population of Grytøya (2001) is 539.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 69, 16.56 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Bjarkøy, Harstad, Islands of Troms