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Egmond aan den Hoef

Egmond aan den Hoef

General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northwest
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 4.6516,Lat: 52.6226 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time14:26:57pm
Name province/regionNoord-Holland
Name SubregionBergen

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Rinnegom1.3 km South
2 Egmond aan Zee1.7 km West
3 Wimmenum1.7 km NorthNorthEast
4 Egmond-Binnen2.8 km South
5 Heiloo4 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands32 km SouthSouthEast
2 Brussel   Belgium199 km South
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg351 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is very close with only a distance of around 2 km (direction WestNorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: Lek, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Alkmaardermeer (5.9 km2 at a distance of 8.6 km in SouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-Belgium border with a straight distance of 124.7 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 175 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 64%, low location: 36%, The hills are mainly eastern 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)

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 36 km and direction South).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   5.8 km2 
 Nature   14.7 km2 
 Agriculture   29.6 km2 
 Urban area   5.9 km2 
 Rock-Sand   1.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Egmond aan den Hoef in country Netherlands

Egmond aan den Hoef at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Dutch Water Defence LinesNetherlands12 km SouthEast
2 Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)Netherlands19 km EastSouthEast
3 Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the SingelgrachtNetherlands33 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Noordhollands DuinreservaatNL0.3 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Egmond aan Zee

Type of weather in Egmond aan Zeebroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.76 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: West South West
Air pressure: 988 mb
Humidity: 85 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 24 minutes
Sunrise :07:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:07 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Egmond aan Zee - NL (longitude: 4.6516, latitude: 52.6226)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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