In our hobby of
photographing aircraft, the weather plays an important role. This
does not mean you have to stay indoors on a rainy day. You
CAN take advantage of the weather, for example, an aircraft
that lands after heavy rainfall will create a lot of waterspray on the runway wich will result in a spectaculair
After snowfall you may
have a nice winter effect.
A landing aircraft can
create a nice waterspray effect after a period of
On clear days you may
take advantage of the sun or moon to shoot your
To help you
plan your trip to the Niederrhein area this page may be
helpfull to determine the weather forecast.
in the Netherlands and Germany is considered temperate,
which means that there are distinct summer and winter
Regardless of the city, the warmer months are the most
comfortable. Unless of course, comfort is measured by the
lack of tourists. The warmer summer months are also the most
crowded, as many tourists plan trips through Holland and
Germany during this time.
The warmest months of the year through most of the both
countries are July and August, but even during this time the
temperatures are rather mild. Daily highs will usually stay
in the mid 20's and on hot days jump into the 30ís.
The spring months of April and May are also great times to
visit during, even though the cooler daytime temperatures
may require long pants and a jumper to stay comfortable. The
flowers that are blooming everywhere are spectacular.