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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: 8.35750 lat : 54.91128
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: 821'27.0144 lat : 5454'40.6224
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-Dne (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) Fhr 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

Topographic islandmap Sylt

Sylt map

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Relief: Height Classes in percentages

Relief: Slope Classes in percentages

Weather at Sylt

Weather Type: Overcast
Current temperature: 11.6 degrees Celcius wunderground
Wind: From the ESE at 4.0 MPH Gusting to 4.5 MPH
Winddirection: ESE
Atmospheric pressure: 1014 mb
Weather-page: Sylt

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): 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

island-Sights, island-Tourism - island-attractions

Wikipedia Sylt ?> Wikipedia: Wikipedia Sylt
Tourist information: Info Sylt
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island accommodation: Hotel, Holiday Home, camping

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Campings at Sylt ?> Camping 1) Campingplatz Wenningstedt
2) Dunen-Campingplatz Westerland
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Landuse Sylt

 Forest   0.2 km2 
 Nature   26.8 km2 
 Agriculture   30.4 km2 
 Wet nature   11 km2 
 Water   6.3 km2 
 Urban area   17.1 km2 
 Infrastructure   3.9 km2 
 Viticulture   0 km2 
 Rock outcrop   8.9 km2