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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 4.5237,Lat: 52.2256 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time13:44:34pm
Name province/regionZuid-Holland
Name SubregionTeylingen

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Teijlingen1 km North
2 De Engel2.4 km NorthNorthEast
3 Buitenkaag2.5 km EastSouthEast
4 Kaag2.6 km EastSouthEast
5 Voorhout2.8 km West

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands30 km EastNorthEast
2 Brussel   Belgium154 km South
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg312 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 7 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 Kagerplassen (4.7 km2 at a distance of 1.7 km in SouthSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-Belgium border with a straight distance of 82 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 115 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 98%, low location: 2%, The surroundings of the place is lightly urbanised. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Groene Hart

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 19 km and direction EastNorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport (at a distance of 30 km in SouthSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2.1 km2 
 Wet nature   0.3 km2 
 Agriculture   54.7 km2 
 Urban area   15.1 km2 
 Water - Lakes   5.2 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Sassenheim in country Netherlands

Sassenheim at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Lower German LimesGermany,Netherlands8 km SouthWest
2 Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the SingelgrachtNetherlands29 km EastNorthEast
3 Van NellefabriekNetherlands34 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Kennemerland-ZuidNL5.8 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Sassenheim

Type of weather in Sassenheimbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 10.8 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 988 mb
Humidity: 77 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 26 minutes
Sunrise :07:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:08 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Sassenheim - NL (longitude: 4.5237, latitude: 52.2256)
Distance weather station to place (direction ONO): 0 Kilometers

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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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