Hotels at Appelscha Hotels at Appelscha


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.353,Lat: 52.9568 marker
Elevation10 meter above sea level
Local time13:34:00pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionOoststellingwerf

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Ravenswoud2.1 km EastNorthEast
2 Fochteloo3.3 km NorthNorthWest
3 Langedijke5 km WestNorthWest
4 Oosterwolde5.7 km NorthWest
5 Hijkersmilde5.7 km EastSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands118 km WestSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium272 km SouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg373 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 49 km (direction North).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: 1, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Diependal (1.2 km2 at a distance of 7.5 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 43.5 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 61 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 72%, low location: 28%, The hills are mainly northern 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

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 130 km and direction WestSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 24 km in NorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   15.4 km2 
 Nature   4 km2 
 Wet nature   2.6 km2 
 Agriculture   52.6 km2 
 Urban area   2.4 km2 
 Rock-Sand   0.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Appelscha in country Netherlands

Appelscha at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands9.9 km NorthNorthEast
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands47 km WestSouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands53 km SouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Drents-Friese Wold & LeggelderveldNL1.2 km WestSouthWest

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Current weather at Een

Type of weather in Eenovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.81 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 989 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 23 minutes
Sunrise :07:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:59 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gemeente Assen - NL (longitude: 6.353, latitude: 52.9568)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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