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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.1534,Lat: 52.1508 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time19:15:18pm
Name province/regionUtrecht
Name SubregionDe Bilt

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Nieuwe-Wetering1.2 km SouthSouthEast
2 Maartensdijk1.6 km EastNorthEast
3 Westbroek1.9 km West
4 Groenekan2.9 km South
5 Hollandsche Rading3.5 km NorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands31 km NorthNorthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium155 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg291 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 49 km (direction WestNorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: Lek, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Maarsseveensche Plassen (1 km2 at a distance of 3.2 km in Western direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 65.4 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 92 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 78%, low location: 22%, The hills are mainly western orientated. 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
Groene Hart

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 32 km and direction NorthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Lelystad Airport (at a distance of 43 km in NorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   15.1 km2 
 Wet nature   7.5 km2 
 Agriculture   40.2 km2 
 Urban area   13.3 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.8 km2 
 Water - Lakes   0.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Achterwetering in country Netherlands

Achterwetering at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House)Netherlands7.3 km South
2 Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the SingelgrachtNetherlands30 km NorthNorthWest
3 Mill Network at Kinderdijk-ElshoutNetherlands46 km SouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Oostelijke VechtplassenNL2.1 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Gemeente De Bilt

Type of weather in Gemeente De Biltbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 1 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 0.45 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 1)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 1020 mb
Humidity: 93 %
Daylength at 2 December 2023:8 hour and 4 minutes
Sunrise :08:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :16:30 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gemeente De Bilt - NL (longitude: 5.1534, latitude: 52.1508)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
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