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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.7416,Lat: 53.4262 marker
Elevation2 meter above sea level
Local time21:46:49pm
Name province/regionGroningen
Name SubregionEemsmond

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Uithuizermeeden1.6 km SouthWest
2 Roodeschool1.6 km EastSouthEast
3 Oosternieland2.8 km SouthSouthEast
4 Oosteinde3 km SouthEast
5 Zijldijk3.6 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands171 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium330 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg427 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is very close with only a distance of around 4 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 Schildmeer (2.8 km2 at a distance of 16.6 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 32.5 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 45 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 182 km and direction SouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 36 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Wet nature   4 km2 
 Agriculture   70.4 km2 
 Urban area   2.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Hefswal in country Netherlands

Hefswal at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands49 km SouthSouthWest
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands96 km SouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands109 km SouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
WaddenzeeNL4.4 km North

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Uithuizermeeden

Type of weather in Uithuizermeedenovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 3 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 4.1 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 3)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 1019 mb
Humidity: 88 %
Daylength at 27 February 2024:10 hour and 38 minutes
Sunrise :07:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:04 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Uithuizermeeden - NL (longitude: 6.7416, latitude: 53.4262)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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