Diemel

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Diemel
Diemel bei Trendelburg.jpg
The Diemel near Trendelburg
Origin Sauerland
51°15′59″N 8°39′05″E / 51.26639°N 8.65139°E / 51.26639; 8.65139
Mouth Weser
51°38′33″N 9°26′52″E / 51.64250°N 9.44778°E / 51.64250; 9.44778Coordinates: 51°38′33″N 9°26′52″E / 51.64250°N 9.44778°E / 51.64250; 9.44778
Basin countries Germany
Length 106 km
Source elevation 680 m
Basin area 1,760 km²

The Diemel is a river in Hesse and North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is a left tributary of the Weser.

Route[edit]

The source of the Diemel is near Willingen, in Sauerland.

The Diemel flows generally northeast through the towns Marsberg, Warburg, and Trendelburg. It flows into the Weser in Bad Karlshafen.

The total length of the Diemel is 106 km.