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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.8616,Lat: 53.3531 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time21:42:56pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionFerwerderadiel

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hogebeintum1.9 km SouthSouthWest
2 Ferwerd2.8 km WestSouthWest
3 Holwerd3.3 km EastNorthEast
4 Genum3.4 km SouthSouthEast
5 Reitsum3.9 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands127 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium298 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg417 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is very close with only a distance of around 3 km (direction NorthNorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: 1, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Groote Wielen (0.8 km2 at a distance of 13.6 km in Southern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 88.8 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 124 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, 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 138 km and direction SouthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Wet nature   22 km2 
 Agriculture   55.4 km2 
 Urban area   1.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Blija in country Netherlands

Blija at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands50 km SouthEast
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands58 km SouthSouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands80 km South

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
WaddenzeeNL1.3 km NorthNorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Ferwert

Type of weather in Ferwertovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 5 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1015 mb
Humidity: 78 %
Daylength at 26 February 2024:10 hour and 34 minutes
Sunrise :07:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:06 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Ferwert - NL (longitude: 5.8616, latitude: 53.3531)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0.01 Kilometers

5 degrees
1016 mbar
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5 degrees
1017 mbar
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4 degrees
1019 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
6 degrees
1020 mbar
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7 degrees
1019 mbar
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6 degrees
1018 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
5 degrees
1019 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon
5 degrees
1019 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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