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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeCentral Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 8.3937,Lat: 54.8733 marker
Elevation3 meter above sea level
Local time1:42:42am
At islandSylt
Name province/regionSchleswig-Holstein
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityNordfriesland
Name Sylt

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Sylt:Morsum2.5 km East
2 Sylt:Keitum2.8 km NorthNorthWest
3 Sylt:Munkmarsch5.5 km NorthNorthWest
4 Sylt:Westerland6.7 km NorthWest
5 Wenningstedt-Braderup (Sylt):Braderup7 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 København   Denmark282 km EastNorthEast
2 Amsterdam   Netherlands362 km SouthWest
3 BerlinGermany421 km SouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Archsum lies at the Wadden Sea (direction NorthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Vidaa-Krusaa. The nearest bigger lake is Rantumbecken (2.4 km2 at a distance of 4 km in Western direction).The place is located at an island named Sylt. The distance to the mainland is 0 km.

The nearest mountain is UNK with a height of 3 meter (at a distance of 19.9 km and direction East). The most nearby international border is the Danish-German border with a straight distance of 16.1 km in EastNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 23 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 94%, low location: 6%, The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). The most common land use in the area is 0.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Hohe Geest

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Billund Airport (at a distance of 108 km and direction NorthNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Westerland Sylt Airport (at a distance of 5.6 km in NorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   0.4 km2 
 Wet nature   38.6 km2 
 Agriculture   23 km2 
 Urban area   3.2 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.8 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Archsum in country Germany

Archsum at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Archaeological Border complex of Hedeby and the DanevirkeGermany82 km SouthEast
2 Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church SettlementDenmark88 km NorthEast
3 Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and ChurchDenmark118 km NorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Küstenlandschaft Ost-SyltDE0.7 km NorthNorthEast

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Current weather at Archsum

Type of weather in Archsumovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.66 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1013 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 15 April 2024:14 hour and 7 minutes
Sunrise :06:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:29 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Archsum - DE (longitude: 8.3937, latitude: 54.8733)
Distance weather station to place (direction WZW): 0 Kilometers

8 degrees
1012 mbar
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1008 mbar
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1003 mbar
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998 mbar
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993 mbar
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989 mbar
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7 degrees
990 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
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990 mbar
moderate rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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