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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.4802,Lat: 52.1296 marker
Elevation5 meter above sea level
Local time20:27:58pm
Name province/regionUtrecht
Name SubregionLeusden

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 De Glind2.2 km EastSouthEast
2 Musschendorp2.6 km NorthWest
3 Voskuilen3.5 km SouthWest
4 Leusden3.6 km West
5 Stoutenburg4.2 km NorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands48 km NorthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium163 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg284 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 71 km (direction NorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: Lek, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Eemmeer (14.5 km2 at a distance of 13.7 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 46.5 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 65 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 96%, low location: 4%, 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)
Higher soil grounds

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 53 km and direction WestNorthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2 km2 
 Agriculture   68.9 km2 
 Urban area   7.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Achterveld in country Netherlands

Achterveld at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House)Netherlands23 km West
2 Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the SingelgrachtNetherlands48 km NorthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands60 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
VeluweNL11 km EastSouthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Leusden

Type of weather in Leusdenovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 1 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 3.25 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1016 mb
Humidity: 93 %
Daylength at 2 December 2023:8 hour and 4 minutes
Sunrise :08:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:29 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Leusden - NL (longitude: 5.4802, latitude: 52.1296)
Distance weather station to place (direction ONO): 0.01 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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