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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.8598,Lat: 53.3242 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time14:06:21pm
Name province/regionGroningen
Name SubregionAppingedam

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Opwierde1.5 km SouthEast
2 Jukwerd1.6 km NorthNorthWest
3 Tjamsweer1.7 km West
4 Marsum2.1 km NorthNorthEast
5 Biessum2.7 km EastNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands170 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium325 km SouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg417 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 13 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 Schildmeer (2.8 km2 at a distance of 4.2 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 22.2 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 31 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised. 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 181 km and direction SouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 29 km in SouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.8 km2 
 Nature   0.4 km2 
 Wet nature   3.2 km2 
 Agriculture   59 km2 
 Urban area   11.5 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.4 km2 
 Water - Lakes   1.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Appingedam in country Netherlands

Appingedam at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands44 km SouthWest
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands95 km WestSouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands106 km SouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
WaddenzeeNL3.8 km NorthEast

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Current weather at Appingedam

Type of weather in Appingedamovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.81 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: North
Air pressure: 988 mb
Humidity: 82 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 22 minutes
Sunrise :07:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:56 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Appingedam - NL (longitude: 6.8598, latitude: 53.3242)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

6 degrees
991 mbar
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994 mbar
light rainweericoon
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994 mbar
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995 mbar
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997 mbar
light rainweericoon
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998 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
999 mbar
light rainweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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