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General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country Northeast
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 6.8168,Lat: 53.2341 marker
Elevation0 meter above sea level
Local time14:24:06pm
Name province/regionGroningen
Name SubregionSlochteren

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hellum1.6 km EastNorthEast
2 Slochteren1.8 km SouthSouthWest
3 Siddeburen3.7 km EastNorthEast
4 Ruiten4.7 km SouthWest
5 Stootshorn4.9 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands161 km WestSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium315 km SouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg406 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

The Wadden Sea is the nearest seacoast with a distance of around 23 km (direction North).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Ems. The nearest bigger lake is Schildmeer (2.8 km2 at a distance of 3.5 km in NorthNorthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 26.1 km in Eastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 36 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 98%, low location: 2%, The most common land use in the area is agriculture.

Name area (subregions, nature area, hills, mountains, landscape)
Higher soil grounds

Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (at a distance of 173 km and direction WestSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eelde Airport (at a distance of 20 km in SouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   1.3 km2 
 Nature   2.4 km2 
 Wet nature   0.9 km2 
 Agriculture   68.6 km2 
 Urban area   2.6 km2 
 Water - Lakes   2.4 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of Schildwolde in country Netherlands

Schildwolde at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands36 km SouthWest
2 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands88 km WestSouthWest
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands97 km SouthWest

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
ZuidlaardermeergebiedNL10 km SouthWest

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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)

Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)

Current weather at Slochteren

Type of weather in Slochterenovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 7 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 9.94 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: South South West
Air pressure: 988 mb
Humidity: 85 %
Daylength at 23 February 2024:10 hour and 22 minutes
Sunrise :07:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :17:57 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Slochteren - NL (longitude: 6.8168, latitude: 53.2341)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0 Kilometers

5 degrees
991 mbar
light rainweericoon
4 degrees
994 mbar
light rainweericoon
6 degrees
993 mbar
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3 degrees
994 mbar
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4 degrees
995 mbar
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5 degrees
997 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
998 mbar
light rainweericoon
8 degrees
999 mbar
overcast cloudsweericoon

5 days Weather forecast: Temperature - Pressure and Precipitation

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