Giffnock
in East Renfrewshire of Scotland, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
55.804 and -4.295 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 55° 48' 13" and W -4° 17' 41"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:18 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:04 am and 8:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-46.483 and 169.700 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pounawea
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 4,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2021-04-16 08:18:08

Discover Giffnock

Giffnock in East Renfrewshire (Scotland) with it's 12,070 citizens is a town in United Kingdom about 342 mi (or 551 km) north-west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Giffnock is now 06:18 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports near Giffnock, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Glasgow International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Old and New Towns of Edinburgh in a distance of 59 mi (or 96 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Glasgow, Paisley, Kirkintilloch, Hamilton and Kilmarnock. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1027 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Sunday, 18th of April 2021

7°C (45 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 19th of April 2021

11°C (52 °F)
6°C (44 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of April 2021

6°C (44 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hilton Glasgow

Address
4,1 mi
1 William Street
G3 8HT Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


LORNE HOTEL GLASGOW

Address
4,3 mi
923 SAUCHIEHALL STREET
G3 7TQ GLASGOW
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sherbrooke Castle Hotel

Address
2,7 mi
11 Sherbrooke Avenue
G41 4PG Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Number 10 Hotel

Address
2,4 mi
10 16 QUEENS DRIVE
G42 8BS Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Crosshill House

Address
2,4 mi
46-48 Queen Mary Avenue
G42 8DT Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:30 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:30 - 22:00


Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow City Centre

Address
3,8 mi
Finnieston Quay
G3 8HN Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Crowne Plaza GLASGOW

Address
3,9 mi
Congress Road
G3 8QT GLASGOW
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hallmark Glasgow

Address
3,9 mi
Washington Street 27
G3 8AZ Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Glasgow Marriott Hotel

Address
4,0 mi
500 Argyle Street
G3 8RR Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sandyford Lodge

Address
4,3 mi
21 Royal Crescent
G3 7SL Glasgow
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Pipers At Giffnock Tennis Club

Published: July 16, 2014
Length: 48:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: briggsy326

Pipers playing at Giffnock Tennis Club on the 16th of July 2014 as part of the Queen's baton rally for the Commonwealth Games.


Whole Foods Market Opening Giffnock

Published: November 18, 2011
Length: 30:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alistair Biggar

This is the whole (well almost) video of the opening of Whole Foods Market Giffnock 16-11-2011.


Queen's Baton Giffnock 16th July 2014

Published: July 16, 2014
Length: 32:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: briggsy326

The Queen's baton being carried through Giffnock on the 16th of July 2014.


156 430 & 156 439 arrives into Giffnock

Published: February 16, 2013
Length: 14:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ScotRail380001

My first time filming in Giffnock!


Giffnock Train Station

Published: April 11, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: scott567100

Train service from Glasgow Central To East Kilbride calling at Giffnock.


Fishing Master World Tour Nintendo Wii video game

Published: November 20, 2008
Length: 19:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: gamezplay

http://www.gamezplat.org - Fishing Master World Tour is a sequel to the popular Fishing Master which was released last holiday season. Staying true to the first versions realistic controls,...


Square Centre passing drill

Published: July 18, 2014
Length: 00:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Giffnock Amateurs


Valdepenas De Jaen Spain. Waterfall.

Published: August 06, 2011
Length: 35:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: johnston gillan

Waterfall.


POLLOK 2 VALE OF CLYDE 1

Published: March 08, 2009
Length: 08:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: pollokfc

Hit HQ button for better picture quality 10 men Lok grind out a win.


amazoniaYT

Published: July 12, 2012
Length: 49:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: avenueshopping

avenue shopping centre children's activity from Amazonia; python snake, tree frog.


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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.

East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire (Scots: Aest Renfrewshire, Scottish Gaelic: Siorrachd Rinn Friù an Ear) is one of 32 council areas of Scotland. Until 1975 it formed part of the county of Renfrewshire for local government purposes along with the modern council areas of Renfrewshire and Inverclyde. Although no longer a local authority area, Renfrewshire still remains the registration county and lieutenancy area of East Renfrewshire.

Located at 55.7984, -4.2907 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
East Renfrewshire, Council areas of Scotland

Eastwood, Strathclyde

Eastwood was one of nineteen local government districts in the Strathclyde region of Scotland from 1975 to 1996, lying south-west of the City of Glasgow. The district was formed from the area of the First District of the former county of Renfrewshire. The council's headquarters were at Giffnock. The district was named after the larger Eastwood civil parish itself named after a long-vanished woodland. The district was abolished by the Local Government etc.

Located at 55.807, -4.295 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Scotland, East Renfrewshire

Giffnock

Giffnock is a suburban town in East Renfrewshire set in the Central Lowlands of Scotland. It lies 3.7 miles east of Barrhead, 5.6 miles east-southeast of Paisley and 5.3 miles northwest of East Kilbride, at the southwest of the Greater Glasgow conurbation. Giffnock is mentioned in documents as early as the seventeenth century as a scattered agricultural settlement.

Located at 55.8025, -4.29528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in East Renfrewshire

Hillpark Secondary School

aye getting mwi wae ma pals <3 Hillpark Secondary School Image:Hillpark secondary school. jpg Integer Vitae Location 36 Cairngorm Road Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Information Type State Funded Established 1967 Headmistress Joan Donnely Enrolment ~1300 Colors Black and grey Website http://www. hillpark-sec. glasgow. sch. uk Hillpark Secondary School is a secondary school located at 36 Cairngorm Road on the south side of Glasgow, Scotland.

Located at 55.8157, -4.29919 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Glasgow, Educational institutions established in 1967, Glasgow

Woodfarm High School

Woodfarm High School is a Scottish secondary school in Woodfarm, East Renfrewshire. It has a roll of approximately 800 pupils, and the Headteacher is Ann Stewart. The school achieves good exam results, along with East Renfrewshire's other high schools. In 2010, it was ranked the 24th state school in Scotland by the percentage of fifth years attaining at least five Higher passes.

Located at 55.8033, -4.31056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in East Renfrewshire

Giffnock Synagogue

Giffnock and Newlands Synagogue, located at 222 Fenwick Road in Giffnock, East Renfrewshire (on the south side of Glasgow), is the largest Jewish religious congregation in Scotland. The synagogue also features a religious day school for both children and teenagers.

Located at 55.804, -4.295 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in East Renfrewshire, Synagogues in Scotland, Religion in East Renfrewshire, Religious organizations established in 1934, Modern Orthodox synagogues

Woodfarm

Woodfarm is a residential district within East Renfrewshire, Scotland, located roughly 6 miles to the south of Glasgow. The area is sandwiched between the suburbs of Thornliebank and Giffnock, and lies next to Rouken Glen Park, which is regarded as one of the best parks in the Greater Glasgow area. The housing is a mix of (mostly formerly) council-owned property, ex Army-owned houses, older bungalows and villas, and newer flats and family homes built within the last twenty years.

Located at 55.8033, -4.31083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs in East Renfrewshire

A727 road

Until the 1980s, the A727 number applied to what is now the B767, north of Clarkston. In 2006, following the opening of the Glasgow Southern Orbital route, the A727 number was recreated and took over part of what was formerly numbered as the A726.

Located at 55.7956, -4.29246 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Scotland, Transport in East Renfrewshire

Williamwood Parish Church

Williamwood Parish Church is a Parish church of the Church of Scotland, serving the Williamwood area of Clarkston, East Renfrewshire. It is within the Church of Scotland's Presbytery of Glasgow.

Located at 55.7899, -4.28737 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of Scotland churches in Scotland, Churches in East Renfrewshire, 1937 establishments in Scotland

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Giffnock.

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21 Apr
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22 Apr
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Giffneck, Qiffnok, Giofnag, Гиффнок, Гіффнок