Hotels at Oosterend Hotels at Oosterend


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 4.8572,Lat: 53.08 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time9:51:47am
At islandTexel
Name Noord-Holland
Name Texel

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Zevenhuizen0.6 km EastNorthEast
2 De Waal2.4 km WestSouthWest
3 Oost3.1 km NorthEast
4 Zuid-Eierland4.5 km NorthNorthWest
5 Oudeschild4.6 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands79 km South
2 Brussel   Belgium251 km SouthSouthWest
3 London   England392 km WestSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is very close with only a distance of around 2 km (direction SouthEast).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: Lek, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is IJsselmeer (1134.7 km2 at a distance of 20.5 km in SouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 134.5 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 188 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 97%, low location: 3%, 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 86 km and direction South).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Nature   2.5 km2 
 Wet nature   13.4 km2 
 Agriculture   51.9 km2 
 Urban area   2 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.7 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Oosterend in country Netherlands

Oosterend at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Dutch Water Defence LinesNetherlands59 km South
2 Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)Netherlands59 km South
3 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands61 km EastSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Duinen en Lage Land TexelNL1.7 km SouthEast

Social media - Maps

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Bings mapsBings maps

Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Webcams (Within 20km)

Name webcam: Texel › North-East: Werkhaven

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 08:48:24
Placename webcam: Texel - North Holland - Netherlands
Bings maps Texel

Name webcam: Texel › North-East: Lighthouse Texel

Current time

Local time screenshot during the day :2023-01-30 09:33:17
Placename webcam: Texel - North Holland - Netherlands
Bings maps Texel

Name webcam: Texel: LIVE HD PTZ camera at - international airport, Holland. (The)

Current time

Current weather at Gemeente Texel

Type of weather in Gemeente Texelhaze weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 15.95 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 7)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1013 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 30 January 2023:8 hour and 51 minutes
Sunrise :08:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:19 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gemeente Texel - NL (longitude: 4.8572, latitude: 53.08)
Distance weather station to place (direction NO): 0 Kilometers

7 degrees
1014 mbar
light rainweericoon
7 degrees
1017 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1022 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
6 degrees
1023 mbar
clear skyweericoon

7 degrees
1022 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1021 mbar
scattered cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1019 mbar
few cloudsweericoon
7 degrees
1018 mbar
broken cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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