Kamp-Lintfort

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Kamp-Lintfort
Terraced gardens of Kamp Abbey
Terraced gardens of Kamp Abbey
Flag of Kamp-Lintfort
Flag
Coat of arms of Kamp-Lintfort
Coat of arms
Kamp-Lintfort  is located in Germany
Kamp-Lintfort
Kamp-Lintfort
Location of Kamp-Lintfort within Wesel district
Wesel (district)Recklinghausen (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaBorken (district)BottropOberhausenDuisburgKrefeldViersen (district)Kleve (district)Neukirchen-VluynMoersKamp-LintfortRheinbergDinslakenWeselXantenSonsbeckHünxeSchermbeckHamminkelnAlpenVoerdeKamp-Lintfort in WES.svg
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Coordinates: 51°30′00″N 06°32′0″E / 51.50000°N 6.53333°E / 51.50000; 6.53333Coordinates: 51°30′00″N 06°32′0″E / 51.50000°N 6.53333°E / 51.50000; 6.53333
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District Wesel
Government
 • Mayor Christoph Landscheidt (SPD)
Area
 • Total 63.16 km2 (24.39 sq mi)
Elevation 33 m (108 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 37,414
 • Density 590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 47475
Dialling codes 0 28 42
Vehicle registration WES
Website www.kamp-lintfort.de

Kamp-Lintfort is a town in Wesel District, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located 8 kilometres (5 miles) north-west of Moers.

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

  • Adolf Storms (1919-2010), member of the Waffen-SS and war criminal
  • Werner Fuchs (1927-2005), painter
  • Brigitte Asdonk (born 1947), founding member of the Red Army Faction

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — sister cities[edit]

Kamp-Linfort is twinned with:

Climate[edit]

Köppen-Geiger climate classification system classifies its climate as oceanic (Cfb).[3] It lies within the Rhine-Ruhr area which is characterized by having the warmest winters in Germany.

Climate data for Kamp-Lintfort
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 4.3
(39.7)
5.4
(41.7)
9.6
(49.3)
14
(57)
18.5
(65.3)
21.5
(70.7)
22.9
(73.2)
22.7
(72.9)
19.7
(67.5)
14.6
(58.3)
8.8
(47.8)
5.5
(41.9)
14
(57.1)
Daily mean °C (°F) 1.9
(35.4)
2.5
(36.5)
6.2
(43.2)
9.3
(48.7)
13.3
(55.9)
16.3
(61.3)
17.9
(64.2)
17.8
(64)
15.1
(59.2)
10.7
(51.3)
6.1
(43)
3.2
(37.8)
10
(50)
Average low °C (°F) −0.5
(31.1)
−0.3
(31.5)
2.8
(37)
4.6
(40.3)
8.2
(46.8)
11.2
(52.2)
13
(55)
12.9
(55.2)
10.5
(50.9)
6.9
(44.4)
3.5
(38.3)
0.9
(33.6)
6.1
(43)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 67
(2.64)
48
(1.89)
63
(2.48)
52
(2.05)
68
(2.68)
81
(3.19)
76
(2.99)
69
(2.72)
63
(2.48)
63
(2.48)
65
(2.56)
75
(2.95)
790
(31.11)
Source: Climate-Data.org (altitude: 29m)[3]

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