Netherlands, a country in the Western Europe, the word literally means low lying lands, only half
of its land exceeds one meter (3.28 ft) above sea level. The country is known for its social
tolerance with legalized abortion, euthanasia and more. Much of land here has been reclaimed
from the sea and is below sea level. About 11 million foreign tourists visit this country every year.
Among others the tourist attractions here include rich historical heritage sites, seven UNESCO
World Heritage Sites, long coastline along the North Sea, may lakes, beaches, water sports,
museums and several events, Amsterdam is the capital, the largest city and the major airport
among a few others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, trams, ferries, intercity air, rail and tour
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is June to August, mid season April, May, September to
November, low season from December to March.
Weather: Climatological Information Amsterdam, Netherlands, source Royal Netherlands
Meteorological Institute. Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather
conditions in the same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for
current conditions. Visit the relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1971-2000.
- Mean number of precipitation days = Mean number of days with at least 1 mm of precipitation.
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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