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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 8.35750 lat : 54.91128
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 8°21'27.0144 lat : 54°54'40.6224
Surface area: 104.6 km2 (0.275 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 111.4 km
Average height: 7 metre
Length island: 38 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 12.6 km
Name : Uwe-Düne (53 metre)
Orientation island: North-northeast - South

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 20852
Population density: 210 inh/km2
Important places (direction): List (NNO), Kampen (NW), Wenningstedt (WNW), Braderup (ONO), Munkmarsch (ONO), Tinnum (M), Keitum (O), Morsum (O), Archsum (O),

Naming - Location

Local native name: Sylt
Archipelago (island group): North Frisian Islands
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Föhr 22.8 km SouthSouthEast
Country: Germany
Location in Country: North-northwest
Name Land: State Schleswig-Holstein
Name Kreis: District Nordfriesland
Main place: Westerland
Location Main place: West
Sea: Wadden Sea
Nearest Country: The Netherlands
Type Rock outcrop: sand
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks: island connected to mainland through Hindenburgdamm


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Relief: Height Classes in percentages


Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Sylt

The weather type in Munkmarschbroken cloudsweericoon
Current temperature: 1 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 5.1 meter per second (Wind force - bft 3)
Winddirection: South
Atmospheric pressure: 1017 mb
Humidity: 97 %
Daylength at 17 December 2017:7 hour and 12 minutes
Sunrise: 08:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 15:59 Europe/Amsterdam
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Climate: Temperature and Precipitation



Transport on your island-holiday

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): 498 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: Yes
Ferry - Car - connect with another island - Island hopping: Yes
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with another island: Yes
Bicycle facilities: Yes

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Landuse Sylt

 Forest   0.2 km2 
 0% 
 Nature   26.8 km2 
 26% 
 Agriculture   30.4 km2 
 29% 
 Wet nature   11 km2 
 11% 
 Water   6.3 km2 
 6% 
 Urban area   17.1 km2 
 16% 
 Infrastructure   3.9 km2 
 4% 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 0% 
 Rock outcrop   8.9 km2 
 9%