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Denmark Elevation Map

Denmark is a largely flat country with an average elevation of only 31 meters above sea level. It is characterized by rolling hills, flat plains, and sandy beaches.


The country is crisscrossed by several rivers and streams that provide a network of canals and waterways popular for recreational activities and trade.


There are no large mountains in Denmark, but there are several natural scenic areas such as the Mols Bjerge National Park and the Wadden Sea National Park that attract tourists from around the world.

Denmark also boasts a rich cultural heritage with numerous castles, churches, and museums that showcase the country's history and art.

Highest point

The highest point in Denmark is Møllehøj, located in the Ejerbjerge hills in central Jutland. It stands at a modest 170.86 meters above sea level.

Lowest point

The lowest point in Denmark is Lammefjord, a depression in western Zealand that lies 7 meters below sea level.

Similar landscape

Denmark's topography is similar to other countries in Northern Europe such as the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany that are also known for their flat landscapes and river networks.

Popular cities

See here a list of 10 cities in Denmark and their elevation above sea level.