Hotels at Schiedam Hotels at Schiedam


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country West
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 4.3973,Lat: 51.9187 marker
Elevation-3 meter above sea level
Local time5:16:09am
Name province/regionZuid-Holland
Name SubregionSchiedam

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Kerkbuurt2.8 km NorthWest
2 Heijplaat3.3 km SouthSouthEast
3 Pernis3.4 km South
4 Vlaardingen3.8 km West
5 Kandelaar4.4 km North

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands61 km NorthEast
2 Brussel   Belgium119 km South
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg284 km SouthSouthEast

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The North Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 20 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 Kralingsche Plas (0.7 km2 at a distance of 7.6 km in Eastern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-Belgium border with a straight distance of 49.3 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 69 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 100%, low location: 0%, The surroundings of the place is moderately urbanised. The most common land use in the area is urban.

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 50 km and direction NorthEast).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport (at a distance of 5.1 km in NorthEastern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   0.3 km2 
 Agriculture   10.2 km2 
 Urban area   35.3 km2 
 Infrastructure   15.9 km2 
 Water - Lakes   9.8 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Schiedam in country Netherlands

Schiedam at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Van NellefabriekNetherlands1.5 km EastNorthEast
2 Mill Network at Kinderdijk-ElshoutNetherlands18 km EastSouthEast
3 Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Lower German LimesGermany,Netherlands29 km North

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Oude MaasNL6.8 km SouthWest

Social media - Maps

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

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Current weather at Schiedam

Type of weather in Schiedamovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 6 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.66 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: South
Air pressure: 997 mb
Humidity: 89 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:10 hour and 58 minutes
Sunrise :07:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:23 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Schiedam - NL (longitude: 4.3973, latitude: 51.9187)
Distance weather station to place (direction ZZO): 0 Kilometers

7 degrees
999 mbar
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light rainweericoon
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997 mbar
light rainweericoon
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998 mbar
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5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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