Hotels at Amsterdam Hotels at Amsterdam


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 4.8933,Lat: 52.3742 marker
Elevation-2 meter above sea level
Local time6:32:26am
Population883000 (1th largest city in country)
Name Noord-Holland
Name Amsterdam

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Duivendrecht5.5 km SouthSouthEast
2 Diemen-Noord6 km EastSouthEast
3 Zunderdorp6.3 km EastNorthEast
4 Durgerdam6.5 km East
5 Landsmeer6.6 km NorthNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands0 km East
2 Brussel   Belgium174 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg320 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 22 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 Sloterplas (0.8 km2 at a distance of 4.4 km in Western direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 94.6 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 132 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 99%, low location: 1%, The surroundings of the place is highly urbanised. The most common land use in the area is urban.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Reclamed lakes-polders - Flat Peaty meadows-area

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 11 km and direction SouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Lelystad Airport (at a distance of 44 km in Eastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Agriculture   1 km2 
 Urban area   50.7 km2 
 Infrastructure   11.1 km2 
 Water - Lakes   8.3 km2 


Location of Amsterdam in country Netherlands

Amsterdam at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the SingelgrachtNetherlands1.1 km SouthSouthWest
2 Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)Netherlands19 km North
3 Dutch Water Defence LinesNetherlands21 km NorthNorthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Markermeer & IJmeerNL5.8 km East

Social media - Maps

Youtube filmpje van AmsterdamVideo's op youtube van Amsterdam
Vimeo AmsterdamVideo's op Vimeo
TikTok AmsterdamTikTok
Instagram AmsterdamInstagram
flickr foto's en afbeeldingen van AmsterdamFlickr
Bings mapsBings maps

Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Warder: Webcam Weerstation

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 06:21:23
Placename webcam: Warder - North Holland - Netherlands
Bings maps Warder

Name webcam: Amsterdam

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2022-09-25 05:46:39
Placename webcam: Amsterdam - North Holland - Netherlands
Bings maps Amsterdam

Name webcam: Noord overig: Cruise Ship Terminal Amsterdam

Current time

Current weather at Amsterdam

Type of weather in Amsterdamclear sky weericoon
Current temperature: 9 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 0.51 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 1)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 1012 mb
Humidity: 93 %
Daylength at 25 September 2022:12 hour and 2 minutes
Sunrise :07:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :19:33 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming hours

Amsterdam - NL (longitude: 4.8933, latitude: 52.3742)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZW): 0 Kilometers

11 degrees
1014 mbar
clear skyweericoon
14 degrees
1014 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
15 degrees
1014 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
12 degrees
1013 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
12 degrees
1011 mbar
light rainweericoon

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