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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.144,Lat: 53.2564 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time14:01:03pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionAchtkarspelen

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Augsbuurt1.8 km NorthEast
2 Kollum2.8 km North
3 Veenklooster2.8 km WestNorthWest
4 Oudwoude3.4 km NorthNorthWest
5 Kollumerzwaag4 km WestNorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands129 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium295 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg406 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 16 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 Lauwersmeer (24.4 km2 at a distance of 7.9 km in NorthNorthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 70.3 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 98 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, low location: 0%, 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 141 km and direction SouthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.5 km2 
 Nature   0.3 km2 
 Wet nature   0.7 km2 
 Agriculture   70.8 km2 
 Urban area   6.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Buitenpost in country Netherlands

Buitenpost at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands29 km SouthSouthEast
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands55 km SouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands73 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
LauwersmeerNL7 km NorthNorthEast

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Buitenpost

Type of weather in Buitenpostlight rain weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.92 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 987 mb
Humidity: 86 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 22 minutes
Sunrise :07:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:59 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Buitenpost - NL (longitude: 6.144, latitude: 53.2564)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0.01 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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