Austrian Elevation Model

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Austrian DEM. Image showing part of the 100+ turbine cluster SE of Vienna.
Coverage of the Austrian DTM.


The Austrian elevation model is a digital terrain model (Digitales Geländemodell) produced by the geoland project – a joint effort and portal from the nine provinces of Austria. The Austrian DTM model was built from airborne laserscans.

Dataset Overview

  • Spatial Coverage: Austria
  • Resolution: 10 m
  • Data-type: Digital Terrain Model (DTM)
  • Coordinate system: Austrian Lambert (EPSG 31287) in original data
  • Version: Data downloaded in January 2019.
  • Vertical Accuracy: N/A

Availability from within WindPRO

The data are available directly from within windPRO in 10-meter resolution. The data can be accessed from the online-services in the following objects:

  • Line Object (with purpose to height contour lines)
  • Elevation Grid Object

License and Attribution

The product belongs to the open geo-data of Austria (Offene Daten Österreich). The data have been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Austria License (CC BY 3.0 AT).

Please accept the license conditions and use a proper attribution when using this dataset, such as:

Contains Austrian elevation data from the Geoland Project ( 
Distribution through EMD and windPRO. CC BY 3.0 AT


  • The Geoland project and the Austrian provinces are thanked for producing this digital elevation dataset – and disseminating it in the public domain and thus for aiding the development of renewable energy.
  • Integration of this dataset into EMD services was co-supported through the InnoWind project ( which is co-funded by the Danish Innovation Fund

External Links

  1. Description of the elevation model - Austrian Data Catalogue - HERE
  2. InnoWind project: