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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)
Name
Dunes

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 
 6.2% 
 Nature   11.6 km2 
 20.3% 
 Wet nature   27.1 km2 
 47.5% 
 Agriculture   4.3 km2 
 7.5% 
 Urban area   1.5 km2 
 2.7% 
 Rock-Sand   8.6 km2 
 15.2% 

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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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


Relief: slope classes in percent (within 5km)




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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