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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.0176,Lat: 52.596 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time14:44:30pm
Name province/regionNoord-Holland
Name SubregionZeevang

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Etersheim1.2 km South
2 Oosthuizen2.5 km SouthWest
3 Beets2.7 km West
4 Scharwoude3.1 km North
5 Warder3.5 km South

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands26 km SouthSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium200 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg341 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 27 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 Markermeer (693.4 km2 at a distance of 0.3 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 106.4 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 149 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)
Reclamed lakes-polders - Flat Peaty meadows-area

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 36 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Lelystad Airport (at a distance of 38 km in EastSouthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Agriculture   41.3 km2 
 Urban area   2.4 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.3 km2 
 Water - Lakes   32.8 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Schardam in country Netherlands

Schardam at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)Netherlands8.9 km WestSouthWest
2 Dutch Water Defence LinesNetherlands16 km WestSouthWest
3 Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the SingelgrachtNetherlands27 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Markermeer & IJmeerNL0.2 km East

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Gemeente Hoorn

Type of weather in Gemeente Hoornovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.81 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 990 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 24 minutes
Sunrise :07:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:05 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gemeente Hoorn - NL (longitude: 5.0176, latitude: 52.596)
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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