in Manche of Normandy, France
- Granville Airport (16 mi)
- Dinard-Pleurtuit-Saint-Malo Airport (33 mi)
- Rennes-Saint-Jacques Airport (46 mi)
- Jersey Airport (52 mi)
- Laval-Entrammes Airport (53 mi)
- Caen-Carpiquet Airport (54 mi)
- Cherbourg-Maupertus Airport (67 mi)
- Alderney Airport (80 mi)
- Tours-Val-de-Loire Airport (130 mi)
- Bournemouth Airport (146 mi)
- Southampton Airport (157 mi)
- Exeter International Airport (169 mi)
- London Gatwick Airport (178 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 48.683 and -1.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 48° 40' 59" and W -1° 22' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:05 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:47 am and 8:32 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Le Bons Bay
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to France.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2020-03-29 07:21:59
Avranches in Manche (Normandy) with it's 9,295 residents is a town located in France about 170 mi (or 273 km) west of Paris, the country's capital place.
Time in Avranches is now 11:05 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 13 airports nearby Avranches, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Granville Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 27 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in France is Mont-Saint-Michel and its Bay in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), East. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fougeres, Coutances, Vire, Saint-Lo and Rennes. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 48 °F
|Morning Temperature||7°C / 45 °F|
|Evening Temperature||5°C / 41 °F|
|Night Temperature||1°C / 34 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1032 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 17 km/h (10 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 72% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Monday, 30th of March 2020
7°C (44 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Light snow, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Tuesday, 31st of March 2020
9°C (48 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 1st of April 2020
10°C (50 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
La Croix d´Or
La Ramade Chateaux & Hotels Collection
Altos Hotel & Spa
ibis Avranches Baie du Mont-Saint-Michel
Les 13 Assiettes Logis
Le Gué du Holme
Manoir de la Roche Torin Relais du Silence
Au Petit Quinquin
Auberge de la Sélune
Videos from this area
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Basilique Saint-Gervais d'Avranches - Angélus
Angélus du midi à la Basilique Saint-Gervais d'Avranches. Sonnerie de l'heure : Sol-Mi-Ré-Do-Sol : Heure : Sol2 Sonnerie de l'angélus : 1:57 : 3x3 coups sur le Mi3 et volée de la cloche...
Basilique Saint-Gervais d'Avranches - Plenum
Sonnerie de toutes les cloches de la Basilique Saint-Gervais d'Avranche, pendant la messe de la cène au moment du "GLORIA" Sonnerie des cloches 1,2,3,4 et 5 (Sol2-Do3-Ré3-Mi3-Sol3) Le...
Tyrolienne au Club d'Escalade d'Avranches
Session tyrolienne au Club d'Escalade de l'Avranchin avec les enfants du samedi. Musique: The Accident de Paper Plane Pilots.
nouveau blocus de l'A84 à Avranches (50) - manifestation 19 mars 2009
blocus de l'autoroute A84 à Avranches (50) lors manifestation du 19 mars 2009 cf. blog : http://avranchesinfos.canalblog.com/archives/2009/03/19/13043367.html.
manifestation du 29 janvier à Avranches : blocus de l'A84
manifestation du 29 janvier : blocus de l'A84 à Avranches cf. blog : http://avranchesinfos.canalblog.com/archives/2009/01/29/12278290.html.
Jersey to Avranches by sea (4)
This was my 4th trip to Avranches. The date was Saturday 10 March 2012 and the tidal coefficient was 112.
LaboMylette à Avranches
Petit reportage sur France 3 Basse Normandie diffusé le 18 septembre 2009. http://laurentfoto.blogspot.com.
CLUB METAMORPHOSE Salon de coiffure et d'esthétique à Avranches
http://club-metamorphose.fr Situé dans la Manche, Club Métamorphose vous propose un autre regard sur la mode et la coiffure. Une équipe formée et compétente vous proposera des services...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
The Sée is an 78 km long river in the Manche department, Normandy, France, beginning near Sourdeval. It empties into the bay of Mont Saint-Michel (part of the English Channel) in Avranches, close to the mouth of the Sélune river. Another town along the Sée is Brécey.
Avranches Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-André d'Avranches) was once a Roman Catholic cathedral in Avranches in Normandy. The seat of the Bishop of Avranches, it was a Gothic construction, notable as the place of the penance of Henry II of England in 1172 for the murder of Thomas Becket. It was destroyed completely during the French Revolution and the site remains unbuilt on.
Selûne is a fictional goddess in the Forgotten Realms setting of Dungeons & Dragons. Also known as Our Lady of Silver and the Moonmaiden, she is the Faerûnian goddess of light, the moon, stars, navigation, navigators, wanderers, questers, and goodly lycanthropes. Clerics of Selûne are a very diverse group, including sailors, nonevil lycanthropes, mystics, and female spellcasters.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Avranches, Αβράνς, アヴランシュ, Авранш, Avrincae, 阿夫朗什