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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 5.33394 lat : 53.39991
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 5°20'2.1768 lat : 53°23'59.6616
Surface area: 87.7 km2 (0.231 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 74.2 km
Average height: 3 metre
Length island: 28 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 4.1 km
Name : Kaapsduin (31 metre)
Orientation island: West-southwest - East-northeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 4708
Population density: 53.5 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Midsland (Z), Hoorn (Z)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Terschelling
Archipelago (island group): Wadden Islands
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Griend 17.5 km SouthSouthWest
2) Richel 18.7 km SouthWest
3) Ameland 29.7 km East
4) Vlieland 30.7 km WestSouthWest
Country: The Netherlands
Location in Country: North
Name Provincie: Province Friesland
Name Gemeente: Municipality Terschelling
Main place: West-Terschelling
Location Main place: Southwest
Sea: Wadden Sea
Distance to main land: 13.7 km
Nearest Country: The Netherlands
Type Rock outcrop: sand
island-Type: island in sea


Topographic islandmap Terschelling

Terschelling map

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Height map of Terschelling

Terschelling Digital terrain model - DTM



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Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Terschelling

Weather Type: Overcast
Current temperature: 13.3 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the SW at 5.4 MPH Gusting to 8.6 MPH
Winddirection: SW
Atmospheric pressure: 1005 mb
Weather-page: Terschelling

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

coming soon: car rental
Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: Yes
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 191 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Bicycle facilities: Yes

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

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Tourist information: Info Terschelling
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island accommodation: Hotel, Holiday Home, camping

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2) Hekkeland
3) Jongerencamping Terpstra
4) Mast
5) Nieuw Formerum
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Landuse Terschelling

 Forest   5.5 km2 
 6% 
 Nature   31.1 km2 
 35% 
 Agriculture   18.2 km2 
 21% 
 Wet nature   11.2 km2 
 13% 
 Water   0.4 km2 
 1% 
 Urban area   2.8 km2 
 3% 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 0% 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Rock outcrop   18.6 km2 
 21%