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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.1615,Lat: 53.4806 marker
Elevation4 meter above sea level
Local time15:34:51pm
At islandSchiermonnikoog
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionSchiermonnikoog

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Lauwersoog8.2 km SouthSouthEast
2 Moddergat10 km SouthWest
3 Paesens10.1 km SouthSouthWest
4 Anjum11.9 km SouthSouthWest
5 Lioessens12 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands150 km SouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium318 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg431 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Schiermonnikoog lies at the Wadden Sea (direction South). The nearest bigger lake is Lauwersmeer (24.4 km2 at a distance of 7.7 km in Southern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 71 km in EastSouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 99 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 98%, low location: 2%, The most common land use in the area is 0.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 161 km and direction SouthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   1.5 km2 
 Nature   12.5 km2 
 Wet nature   23.9 km2 
 Agriculture   3.5 km2 
 Urban area   0.3 km2 
 Rock-Sand   9.1 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Schiermonnikoog in country Netherlands

Schiermonnikoog at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands51 km SouthSouthEast
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands78 km SouthSouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands97 km SouthSouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
Duinen SchiermonnikoogNL0.4 km EastNorthEast

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Anjum

Type of weather in Anjumbroken clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 12.35 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 6)
Wind direction: South West
Air pressure: 988 mb
Humidity: 76 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 21 minutes
Sunrise :07:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:59 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Anjum - NL (longitude: 6.1615, latitude: 53.4806)
Distance weather station to place (direction N): 0 Kilometers

7 degrees
989 mbar
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991 mbar
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5 degrees
993 mbar
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993 mbar
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4 degrees
995 mbar
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996 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
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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