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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeCentral Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 8.46,Lat: 54.7 marker
Elevation7 meter above sea level
Local time19:41:31pm
At islandFöhr
Name province/regionSchleswig-Holstein
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityNordfriesland
Name Föhr-Amrum
Name Borgsum

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Witsum1.2 km West
2 Nieblum:Goting1.4 km SouthSouthEast
3 Nieblum2.1 km EastSouthEast
4 Oldsum:Toftum3.2 km North
5 Süderende3.3 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 København   Denmark286 km EastNorthEast
2 Amsterdam   Netherlands351 km SouthWest
3 BerlinGermany407 km SouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Borgsum lies at the Wadden Sea (direction SouthSouthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Vidaa-Krusaa. The nearest bigger lake is Speicherbecken Nord (0.8 km2 at a distance of 19.1 km in Eastern direction).The place is located at an island named Föhr. The distance to the mainland is 5.2 km.

The most nearby international border is the Danish-German border with a straight distance of 26.1 km in NorthNorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 37 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 99%, low location: 1%, The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Billund Airport (at a distance of 124 km and direction NorthNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Westerland Sylt Airport (at a distance of 25 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.3 km2 
 Wet nature   20.9 km2 
 Agriculture   45.8 km2 
 Urban area   1.6 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Borgsum in country Germany

Borgsum 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 DanevirkeGermany70 km EastSouthEast
2 Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church SettlementDenmark98 km NorthEast
3 Wadden SeaDenmark,Germany,Netherlands131 km South

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ramsar-Gebiet S-H Wattenmeer und angrenzende KüstengebieteDE0.7 km SouthSouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Borgsum

Type of weather in Borgsumscattered clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 16 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.45 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 89 %
Daylength at 23 May 2024:16 hour and 32 minutes
Sunrise :05:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :21:39 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Borgsum - DE (longitude: 8.46, latitude: 54.7)
Distance weather station to place (direction OSO): 0 Kilometers

15 degrees
1016 mbar
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1017 mbar
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1021 mbar
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1021 mbar
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14 degrees
1020 mbar
clear skyweericoon
14 degrees
1020 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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