Hotels at Elahuizen Hotels at Elahuizen


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.5368,Lat: 52.9239 marker
Elevation-1 meter above sea level
Local time14:48:41pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionDe Friese Meren

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Oudega1.7 km SouthSouthWest
2 Harich2.9 km SouthEast
3 Kolderwolde3.6 km SouthWest
4 Het Heidenschap3.8 km NorthWest
5 Balk4.1 km SouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands75 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium245 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg371 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 21 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 Fluessen (23.1 km2 at a distance of 0.5 km in Northern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 85.7 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 120 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 Peaty meadows-area

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 86 km and direction SouthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   1.6 km2 
 Agriculture   52.9 km2 
 Urban area   1.5 km2 
 Water - Lakes   22.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Elahuizen in country Netherlands

Elahuizen at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands13 km SouthEast
2 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands35 km SouthSouthEast
3 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands59 km East

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Oudegaasterbrekken, Fluessen en omgevingNL0.5 km North

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Balk

Type of weather in Balkovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.65 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 989 mb
Humidity: 90 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 23 minutes
Sunrise :07:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:03 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Balk - NL (longitude: 5.5368, latitude: 52.9239)
Distance weather station to place (direction NW): 0 Kilometers

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996 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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