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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 4.96504 lat : 53.25896
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 4°57'54.1404 lat : 53°15'32.2596
Surface area: 33.4 km2 (0.088 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 46.6 km
Average height: 3 metre
Length island: 19 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 2 km
Name : Vuurboetsduin (45 metre)
Orientation island: Southwest - Northeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 1132
Population density: 38.5 inh/km2

Naming - Location

Local native name: Vlieland
Archipelago (island group): Wadden Islands
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Richel 12.6 km EastNorthEast
2) Griend 20 km East
3) Texel 21.7 km SouthSouthWest
4) Terschelling 30.7 km EastNorthEast
5) Noorderhaaks - De razende bol 36.8 km SouthWest
Country: The Netherlands
Location in Country: North-northwest
Name Provincie: Province Friesland
Name Gemeente: Municipality Vlieland
Main place: Oost-Vlieland
Location Main place: East-southeast
Sea: Wadden Sea
Distance to main land: 24.6 km
Nearest Country: The Netherlands
Type Rock outcrop: sand
island-Type: island in sea


Topographic islandmap Vlieland

Vlieland map

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Height map of Vlieland

Vlieland Digital terrain model - DTM



Relief: Height Classes in percentages


Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Vlieland

Weather Type: Fog
Current temperature: 24.1 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the SW at 5.8 MPH Gusting to 7.4 MPH
Winddirection: SW
Atmospheric pressure: 1016 mb
Weather-page: Vlieland

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation

Transport on your island-holiday

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Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: No
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 169 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 Vlieland
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Landuse Vlieland

 Forest   2.8 km2 
 8% 
 Nature   10 km2 
 30% 
 Agriculture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Wet nature   3 km2 
 9% 
 Water   0.9 km2 
 3% 
 Urban area   1.4 km2 
 4% 
 Infrastructure   0 km2 
 0% 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Rock outcrop   15.4 km2 
 46%