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|Ghent Code (INS)||44021|
|Ghent Post code||9000|
|Ghent Mayor||Mathias De Clercq|
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Information on the people and the population of Ghent.
|Ghent Number of inhabitants||263,614 population|
|Ghent Population Density||1,689.8 /km² (4,376.6 /sq mi)|
Geographic Information regarding City of Ghent.
|Ghent Geographical coordinates||Latitude: 51.05, Longitude: 3.71667|
51° 3′ 0″ North, 3° 43′ 0″ East
|Ghent Area||15,600 hectares|
156.00 km² (60.23 sq mi)
|Ghent Altitude||8 m (26 ft)|
|Ghent Climate||Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification: Cfb)|
Distance (in kilometers) between Ghent and the biggest cities of Belgium.
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Time zone of Ghent.
|Ghent Local time|
|Ghent Time zone||UTC +1:00 (Europe/Brussels)|
Summer time UTC +2:00
Winter time UTC +1:00
Weather forecast for the next coming days and current time of Ghent.
Ghent Sunrise and sunset
Find below the times of sunrise and sunset calculated 7 days to Ghent.
|Day||Sunrise and sunset||Twilight||Nautical twilight||Astronomical twilight|
|27 March||06:30 - 12:50 - 19:10||05:56 - 19:43||05:17 - 20:23||04:35 - 21:05|
|28 March||07:27 - 13:50 - 20:12||06:54 - 20:45||06:14 - 21:25||05:32 - 22:07|
|29 March||07:25 - 13:49 - 20:13||06:52 - 20:46||06:12 - 21:27||05:29 - 22:09|
|30 March||07:23 - 13:49 - 20:15||06:50 - 20:48||06:09 - 21:28||05:27 - 22:11|
|31 March||07:21 - 13:49 - 20:16||06:47 - 20:50||06:07 - 21:30||05:24 - 22:13|
|1 April||07:19 - 13:48 - 20:18||06:45 - 20:52||06:04 - 21:32||05:21 - 22:16|
|2 April||07:16 - 13:48 - 20:20||06:43 - 20:53||06:02 - 21:34||05:18 - 22:18|
Our team has selected for you a list of hotel in Ghent classified by value for money. Book your hotel room at the best price.
|Hotel Onderbergen |
This hotel is set at the Leie River in the centre of medieval Ghent, 500 metres from Saint Bavo Cathedral and a 2-minute walk from Veldstraat Shopping District. It offers free WiFi and an international bar with Sky Sports... view more
Guesthouse Verhaegen provides elegant rooms in the heart of historical Ghent and is set in an 18th-century mansion... view more
This former monastery offers rooms in the centre of Ghent, only 10 minutes’ walk from the Belfry. PoortAckere dates from 1278 and offers unique character, free Wi-Fi and a garden terrace... view more
|Hotel Monasterium PoortAckere |
Set in a former Neo-Gothic monastery, Hotel Monasterium PoortAckere features a green courtyard and a bar, and offers rooms with free WiFi right in Ghent's historical centre. Guests can rent bicycles on site to explore the surroundings... view more
Set in a 19th-century Belgian townhouse and located in Ghent's city centre, De Plataan offers bed & breakfast accommodation with free WiFi throughout and views of the city's canals... view more
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|Brussels Airport 57.2 km||Brussels South Charleroi Airport 83.8 km||Eindhoven 123.8 km|
Below is a list of activities and point of interest in Ghent and its surroundings.
|Ottersem 3.9 km||Ferme Otterschem 3.9 km||Nieuwgoed 3.9 km|
|Revissche 3.9 km||Revise 3.9 km||Braam Kasteel 4 km|
|Verlorenbrood 4.4 km||Puttenhove 4.4 km||Notax 5 km|
|Notaxs 5 km||Succa 5 km||La Motte 5 km|
|Koningsdonck 5 km||Koningsdonk 5 km||Everstein 5.7 km|
|Eversteim 5.7 km||Ter Wallen 6 km||Hoedje 6 km|
|Ter Lande 6.1 km||Te Lande 6.1 km||Poldergoed 6.6 km|
|Montjengoed 7.8 km||Warande Bos 7.9 km||Warande 7.9 km|
|Wispelaregoed 8.1 km||Schaliëveld 8.2 km||Kattenhuid 8.2 km|
|De Keutel 8.8 km||Belderik 9.3 km||Nerenbos 9.3 km|
Nuclear power plant
|Borssele Nuclear Power Station 42.4 km||Doel Nuclear Power Station 48.6 km||Gravelines Nuclear Power Station 110.8 km|
|DB-City.com||Ghent /5 (2021-03-16 22:11:56)|