Hotels at Achlum Hotels at Achlum


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.4809,Lat: 53.1505 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time20:19:09pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionFranekeradeel

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Arum2.1 km South
2 Kimswerd3 km WestSouthWest
3 Hitzum3.2 km EastNorthEast
4 Herbaijum4.1 km NorthNorthEast
5 Midlum4.2 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands95 km SouthSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium268 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg397 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is very close with only a distance of around 5 km (direction West).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: 1, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is IJsselmeer (1134.7 km2 at a distance of 9.7 km in SouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 101.1 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 142 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Flat marine clay area

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 106 km and direction SouthSouthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Wet nature   1.1 km2 
 Agriculture   70.5 km2 
 Urban area   6.9 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Achlum in country Netherlands

Achlum at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands36 km SouthSouthEast
2 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands60 km SouthSouthEast
3 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands62 km EastSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
WaddenzeeNL4.6 km WestNorthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Sudwest-Fryslan › East

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-02 20:15:53
Placename webcam: Sudwest-Fryslan - Friesland - Netherlands
Bings maps Sudwest-Fryslan

Name webcam: Harlingen › North-East: Harlingen Haven - Havenmond

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-12-02 19:20:44
Placename webcam: Harlingen - Friesland - Netherlands
Bings maps Harlingen

Name webcam: Workum › West

Current time

Current weather at Harlingen

Type of weather in Harlingenlight snow weericoon
Current temperature: 2 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.53 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: North North West
Air pressure: 1014 mb
Humidity: 95 %
Daylength at 2 December 2023:7 hour and 54 minutes
Sunrise :08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:24 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Harlingen - NL (longitude: 5.4809, latitude: 53.1505)
Distance weather station to place (direction OSO): 0 Kilometers

4 degrees
1016 mbar
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1017 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1018 mbar
light rainweericoon
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1018 mbar
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1018 mbar
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3 degrees
1017 mbar
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2 degrees
1016 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
1 degrees
1014 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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