Nettersheim

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Nettersheim
Coat of arms of Nettersheim
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Nettersheim   is located in Germany
Nettersheim
Nettersheim
Location of Nettersheim within Euskirchen district
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Coordinates: 50°29′33″N 6°37′47″E / 50.49250°N 6.62972°E / 50.49250; 6.62972Coordinates: 50°29′33″N 6°37′47″E / 50.49250°N 6.62972°E / 50.49250; 6.62972
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Köln
District Euskirchen
Government
 • Mayor Wilfried Pracht (CDU)
Area
 • Total 94.35 km2 (36.43 sq mi)
Elevation 350-590 m (−1,590 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 7,469
 • Density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 53947
Dialling codes 02486
Vehicle registration EU
Website Nettersheim website

Nettersheim is a municipality in the district of Euskirchen in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located in the Eifel hills, approx. 20 km south-west of Euskirchen. The rivers Erft and Urft have their source in the municipality.

Nettersheim former Herz-Jesu-Kloster (monastery)

Location[edit]

The district of the city Netterheim is build out of the constituent communities (Ortsteile):

Education and Culture[edit]

  • Kindergarten (5 in city district)
  • Family center
  • Primary school (2 in city district)
  • Secondary school (lower level, Hauptschule)
  • House of literature, with included library[2]
  • Nature information centrum Eifel[3]
  • Archeological park with several information points[4]
  • Public education center[5]
  • Culture and Art center, located at the old railway station building[6][7]
  • Permanent exhibition, located at town hall (since 2007)[8]
  • Art installation, named „Macht der Drei“[9]
  • Agricultural museum Nettersheimer Hof[10]
  • Wood competence center[11][12]

Tourism[edit]

In the city of Nettersheim there is a tourist information, which is located at the „Naturzentrum Eifel” building.

Hiking[edit]

Several hiking trails start or pass by Nettersheim, such as:[13][14][15]

  • Eifelsteig
  • Römerkanal-Path
  • Jakobsweg
  • Eifeler Quellenpfad
  • Eifeler Kräuterpfad

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Nettersheim (Eifel)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 1.4
(34.5)
3.1
(37.6)
6.6
(43.9)
10.7
(51.3)
15.2
(59.4)
18.4
(65.1)
19.5
(67.1)
19
(66)
16.7
(62.1)
11.9
(53.4)
5.9
(42.6)
2.8
(37)
10.93
(51.67)
Daily mean °C (°F) −0.8
(30.6)
0.4
(32.7)
3.2
(37.8)
6.6
(43.9)
10.7
(51.3)
13.8
(56.8)
15.3
(59.5)
14.9
(58.8)
12.6
(54.7)
8.5
(47.3)
3.5
(38.3)
0.7
(33.3)
7.45
(45.42)
Average low °C (°F) −2.9
(26.8)
−2.3
(27.9)
−0.2
(31.6)
2.5
(36.5)
6.2
(43.2)
9.3
(48.7)
11.1
(52)
10.9
(51.6)
8.6
(47.5)
5.1
(41.2)
1.1
(34)
−1.3
(29.7)
4.01
(39.23)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 86
(3.39)
74
(2.91)
69
(2.72)
63
(2.48)
78
(3.07)
88
(3.46)
97
(3.82)
90
(3.54)
72
(2.83)
71
(2.8)
85
(3.35)
105
(4.13)
978
(38.5)
Source: Climate Nettersheim, accessed 20 December 2017

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