Hotels at West-Terschelling Hotels at West-Terschelling


General information - Location

CountryNetherlands (Holland)
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: 5.2174,Lat: 53.3643 marker
Elevation3 meter above sea level
Local time20:52:15pm
At islandTerschelling
Name province/regionFriesland
Name SubregionTerschelling

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Hee2.9 km EastNorthEast
2 Kaard|Kaart3.9 km EastNorthEast
3 Kinnum4.1 km EastNorthEast
4 Baaiduinen4.2 km EastNorthEast
5 Midsland5 km EastNorthEast

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 AmsterdamNetherlands112 km SouthSouthWest
2 Brussel   Belgium286 km SouthSouthWest
3 Luxembourg   Luxembourg423 km South

Characteristics - Physical Geography

West-Terschelling lies at the Wadden Sea (direction East).The place is situated in the rivercatchment named Rhine coastal: 1, part of the larger catchment area Rhine. The nearest bigger lake is Zandmeer (0.9 km2 at a distance of 20.1 km in WestSouthWestern direction).

The most nearby international border is the Dutch-German border with a straight distance of 129.4 km in SouthEastern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 181 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 87%, low location: 13%, 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 121 km and direction SouthSouthWest).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Forest   3.5 km2 
 Nature   11.6 km2 
 Wet nature   27.1 km2 
 Agriculture   4.3 km2 
 Urban area   1.5 km2 
 Rock-Sand   8.6 km2 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation

Location of West-Terschelling in country Netherlands

West-Terschelling at Physical map (height map)

Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)Netherlands65 km SouthSouthEast
2 Colonies of BenevolenceBelgium,Netherlands86 km EastSouthEast
3 Schokland and SurroundingsNetherlands89 km SouthSouthEast

Nearest Natura2000-area
Sitename Country Distance Direction
WaddenzeeNL0.3 km SouthEast

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Current weather at West-Terschelling

Type of weather in West-Terschellingovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 9 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 8.12 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 5)
Wind direction: East South East
Air pressure: 1000 mb
Humidity: 81 %
Daylength at 2 March 2024:10 hour and 55 minutes
Sunrise :07:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :18:18 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

West-Terschelling - NL (longitude: 5.2174, latitude: 53.3643)
Distance weather station to place (direction NNO): 0.01 Kilometers

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