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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country South
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.4545,Lat: 51.2976 marker
Elevation30 meter above sea level
Local time15:18:26pm
Name province/regionNoord-Brabant
Name SubregionValkenswaard

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Borkel0.9 km West
2 Achel-Station   2.9 km SouthSouthEast
3 Zeelberg5 km NorthNorthEast
4 Achel   5.3 km SouthSouthEast
5 Westerhoven5.4 km NorthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Brussel   Belgium92 km WestSouthWest
2 AmsterdamNetherlands126 km NorthNorthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg194 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 84 km (direction West).The coastline is located in another country namely Belgium.The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Meuse. The nearest bigger lake is Ringselven (0.8 km2 at a distance of 11.9 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-Belgium border with a straight distance of 1.5 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 2.1 km.
Elevation around place: low location: 100%, The hills are mainly northwestern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Higher soil grounds

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Eindhoven Airport (at a distance of 18 km and direction NorthNorthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   25.1 km2 
 Nature   6.7 km2 
 Agriculture   41.7 km2 
 Urban area   3.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Schaft in country Netherlands

Schaft at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Aachen Cathedral Germany73 km SouthEast
2 Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum ComplexBelgium74 km West
3 Flemish BéguinagesBelgium75 km WestSouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Leenderbos, Groote Heide & De PlateauxNL0.2 km NorthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Gemeente Valkenswaard

Type of weather in Gemeente Valkenswaardbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 6.69 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 991 mb
Humidity: 71 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 29 minutes
Sunrise :07:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:06 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

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Distance weather station to place (direction N): not known
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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