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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in countryCenter
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 4.9257,Lat: 51.846 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time15:08:33pm
Name province/regionZuid-Holland
Name SubregionGiessenlanden

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Giessenburg2.3 km WestNorthWest
2 Pinkenveer3 km NorthNorthWest
3 Gorinchem3.8 km EastSouthEast
4 Sleeuwijk3.9 km SouthSouthEast
5 Werkendam4 km SouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands59 km North
2 Brussel   Belgium118 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg263 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 53 km (direction NorthWest).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: Lek, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Petrusplaat (0.9 km2 at a distance of 13.6 km in SouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-Belgium border with a straight distance of 39.4 km in SouthSouthWestern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 55 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 river area
Groene Hart

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 53 km and direction North).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.3 km2 
 Wet nature   0.5 km2 
 Agriculture   56 km2 
 Urban area   14.7 km2 
 Infrastructure   0.6 km2 
 Water - Lakes   5.3 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Schelluinen in country Netherlands

Schelluinen at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Mill Network at Kinderdijk-ElshoutNetherlands19 km WestNorthWest
2 Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House)Netherlands31 km NorthEast
3 Van NellefabriekNetherlands36 km WestNorthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
BiesboschNL4.3 km SouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Groote Haar

Type of weather in Groote Haarovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 8 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 1.79 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 2)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 990 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 27 minutes
Sunrise :07:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:07 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Groote Haar - NL (longitude: 4.9257, latitude: 51.846)
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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