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General information - Location

Location in country North
Location in EuropeCentral Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 8.3786,Lat: 54.9977 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time20:58:51pm
At islandSylt
Name province/regionSchleswig-Holstein
Name Sub(sub)region - municipalityNordfriesland
Name Landschaft Sylt
Name List

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 List:Klappholttal1.4 km WestSouthWest
2 List:Mövenberg4.1 km NorthNorthEast
3 List4.4 km EastNorthEast
4 Kampen (Sylt)5.2 km SouthSouthWest
5 Wenningstedt-Braderup (Sylt):Braderup7.6 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 København   Denmark278 km EastNorthEast
2 Amsterdam   Netherlands372 km SouthWest
3 BerlinGermany430 km SouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Westerheide lies at the Wadden Sea (direction SouthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Vidaa-Krusaa. The nearest bigger lake is Rantumbecken (2.4 km2 at a distance of 13.5 km in SouthSouthWestern 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 22.8 km and direction EastSouthEast). The most nearby international border is the Danish-German border with a straight distance of 19.1 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 27 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 80%, low location: 20%, The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). The most common land use in the area is nature.

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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Billund Airport (at a distance of 96 km and direction NorthNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Westerland Sylt Airport (at a distance of 9.7 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   12.6 km2 
 Wet nature   6.2 km2 
 Agriculture   0.9 km2 
 Urban area   2.4 km2 
 Rock-Sand   3.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Westerheide in country Germany

Westerheide at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church SettlementDenmark81 km EastNorthEast
2 Archaeological Border complex of Hedeby and the DanevirkeGermany91 km SouthEast
3 Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and ChurchDenmark107 km NorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Ramsar-Gebiet S-H Wattenmeer und angrenzende KüstengebieteDE0.1 km SouthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at List

Type of weather in Listbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 3 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.14 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North North East
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 84 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:10 hour and 28 minutes
Sunrise :07:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:53 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

List - DE (longitude: 8.3786, latitude: 54.9977)
Distance weather station to place (direction WZW): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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