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Hörnum (Sylt)

Hörnum (Sylt)

General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeCentral Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 8.2865,Lat: 54.7565 marker
Elevation2 meter above sea level
Local time0:56:43am
At islandSylt
Name province/regionSchleswig-Holstein
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityNordfriesland
Name Landschaft Sylt
Name Hörnum (Sylt)

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Dunsum8.7 km EastSouthEast
2 Norddorf auf Amrum9.1 km SouthSouthEast
3 Utersum9.1 km EastSouthEast
4 Sylt:Rantum (Sylt)10.1 km North
5 Süderende10.4 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 København   Denmark293 km EastNorthEast
2 Amsterdam   Netherlands348 km SouthWest
3 BerlinGermany419 km SouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Hörnum (Sylt) lies at the North Sea (direction West).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Vidaa-Krusaa. The nearest bigger lake is Rantumbecken (2.4 km2 at a distance of 11.6 km in Northern direction).The place is located at an island named Sylt. The distance to the mainland is 0 km.

The most nearby international border is the Danish-German border with a straight distance of 28.3 km in NorthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 40 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 93%, low location: 7%, 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 123 km and direction NorthNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Westerland Sylt Airport (at a distance of 18 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   3.8 km2 
 Wet nature   4.7 km2 
 Urban area   0.9 km2 
 Rock-Sand   1.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Hörnum (Sylt) in country Germany

Hörnum (Sylt) 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 EastSouthEast
2 Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church SettlementDenmark101 km NorthEast
3 Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and ChurchDenmark133 km NorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ramsar-Gebiet S-H Wattenmeer und angrenzende KüstengebieteDE0.5 km EastSouthEast

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Current weather at Utersum

Type of weather in Utersumbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.14 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1014 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 15 April 2024:14 hour and 7 minutes
Sunrise :06:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :20:29 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Utersum - DE (longitude: 8.2865, latitude: 54.7565)
Distance weather station to place (direction WNW): 0 Kilometers

7 degrees
1012 mbar
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1009 mbar
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8 degrees
1002 mbar
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997 mbar
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992 mbar
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990 mbar
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6 degrees
991 mbar
moderate rainweericoon
7 degrees
991 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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