(39 ft.) at its mouth on the Gulf of Bothnia-34.9° Ostersund (1056 ft.) on Storsjo-35.2°; and Hernosand (49 ft.) on the Gulf of Bothnia-37.8°.
With the long twilight, perhaps the most exquisite period of a season which provides a succession of beautiful atmospheric effects, daylight lasts without interruption from the 16th to the 27th of June as far south as Hernosand (62° 38' N.).
Fruit-trees are grown, mainly in the south and midlands; northward (as far as Hernosand) they flourish only in sheltered spots on the coast.
The chief ports here, from south to north, are: Gefle, SOderhamn, Hudiksvall, Sundsvall, Hernosand, Ornskoldsvik, Umea, Skelleftea, Pita.
There are six divisions, quartered at Helsingborg, Linkoping, Skofde, Stockholm (two), and Hernosand; in addition to the Gotland troops quartered at Visby.