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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.6797,Lat: 53.0614 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time15:05:46pm
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionSúdwest-Fryslân

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Goënga1.1 km SouthEast
2 Loënga1.4 km South
3 Gauw2.3 km East
4 Sijbrandaburen3 km EastNorthEast
5 Sneek3.1 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands93 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium263 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg385 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 20 km (direction WestNorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: 1, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Sneekermeer (12.6 km2 at a distance of 4.1 km in SouthEastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 84.5 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 118 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, The surroundings of the place have a rural character (very sparsely urbanised). 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 104 km and direction SouthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Agriculture   64.3 km2 
 Urban area   12.5 km2 
 Water - Lakes   1.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Scharnegoutum in country Netherlands

Scharnegoutum at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands24 km South
2 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands47 km South
3 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands48 km East

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
SneekermeergebiedNL4 km SouthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Scharnegoutum

Type of weather in Scharnegoutumbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.26 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 987 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 23 minutes
Sunrise :07:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:02 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Scharnegoutum - NL (longitude: 5.6797, latitude: 53.0614)
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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