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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.2303,Lat: 53.275 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time14:47:30pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionKollumerland en Nieuwkruisland

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Visvliet1.6 km SouthEast
2 Warfstermolen2.5 km North
3 Pieterzijl2.8 km EastNorthEast
4 Dorp3.9 km South
5 Stroobos4.1 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands135 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium299 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg408 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 14 km (direction NorthNorthEast).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 6.1 km in Northern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 64.4 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 90 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 146 km and direction SouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 29 km in SouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   0.3 km2 
 Agriculture   77 km2 
 Urban area   1.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Burum in country Netherlands

Burum at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands28 km SouthSouthEast
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands60 km SouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands77 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
LauwersmeerNL5.1 km NorthNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Kollum

Type of weather in Kollumovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.36 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 988 mb
Humidity: 88 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 22 minutes
Sunrise :07:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:59 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Kollum - NL (longitude: 6.2303, latitude: 53.275)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0.01 Kilometers

6 degrees
990 mbar
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997 mbar
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998 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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