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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.9526,Lat: 53.183 marker
Elevation0 meter above sea level
Local time13:38:30pm
Name province/regionGroningen
Name SubregionOldambt

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Scheemda1.4 km EastSouthEast
2 Scheemdermeer2.7 km EastSouthEast
3 Eextahaven3.1 km SouthEast
4 Nieuw Scheemda3.3 km North
5 Midwolda4.5 km EastNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands166 km WestSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium315 km SouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg402 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 29 km (direction North).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Ems. The nearest bigger lake is Hondshalstermeer (1.4 km2 at a distance of 5.5 km in Northern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 15.9 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 22 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, low location: 0%, 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 177 km and direction WestSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 26 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   2.8 km2 
 Agriculture   69.6 km2 
 Urban area   4.2 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.5 km2 
 Water - Lakes   1.5 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Scheemderzwaag in country Netherlands

Scheemderzwaag at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands41 km WestSouthWest
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands93 km WestSouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands100 km SouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
WaddenzeeNL12 km NorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Gemeente Oldambt

Type of weather in Gemeente Oldambtovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.94 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 989 mb
Humidity: 85 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 22 minutes
Sunrise :07:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:56 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Gemeente Oldambt - NL (longitude: 6.9526, latitude: 53.183)
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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