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
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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Kamp-Lintfort is located in Germany
Kamp-Lintfort
Kamp-Lintfort
Kamp-Lintfort is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Kamp-Lintfort
Kamp-Lintfort
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
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DistrictWesel
Government
 • MayorChristoph Landscheidt (SPD)
Area
 • Total63.16 km2 (24.39 sq mi)
Elevation
33 m (108 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total37,346
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
47475
Dialling codes0 28 42
Vehicle registrationWES
Websitewww.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)
14.0
(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
(64.0)
15.1
(59.2)
10.7
(51.3)
6.1
(43.0)
3.2
(37.8)
10.0
(50.0)
Average low °C (°F) −0.5
(31.1)
−0.3
(31.5)
2.8
(37.0)
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
(43.0)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 67
(2.6)
48
(1.9)
63
(2.5)
52
(2.0)
68
(2.7)
81
(3.2)
76
(3.0)
69
(2.7)
63
(2.5)
63
(2.5)
65
(2.6)
75
(3.0)
790
(31.2)
Source: Climate-Data.org (altitude: 29m)[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2017" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-09-21.
  2. ^ Sister/Twin Cities of Balıkesir Province
  3. ^ a b "Temperature, Climate graph, Climate table for Kamp-Lintfort". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 2017-09-25.