Nanaimo Airport

CYCD · British Columbia, Canada

Wind direction of Wind direction 120° Nanaimo Airport 16/34
Wind: 5 kt, 2 beaufort

2 kt

4 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
SCT 700
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BKN 1,200
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OVC 4,800
METAR CYCD 242200Z 12005KT 10SM -SHRA SCT007 BKN012 OVC048 10/07 A3003 RMK CF3SC4SC1 CVCTV CLD EMBD SLP170

METAR Nanaimo Airport - CYCD/YCD

Nanaimo Airport is a midsized airport in British Columbia, Canada. The airport is located at latitude 49.05468 and longitude -123.87011. The airport has one runway: 16/34. The ICAO airport code of this field is CYCD. The local airport ID (FAA LID) of this airport is CYCD. The airport's IATA code is YCD. The airport is in the Vancouver FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Nanaimo Airport on April 24, 2024 15:00, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 120° with a speed of 5 kt.

Visibility is 10 mi.

There are scattered clouds at an altitude of 700 ft, broken clouds at an altitude of 1,200 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 4,800 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 1,200 ft.

Current weather is light showers rain. The temperature is 10 °C, with a wind chill of 8 °C. The dew point is 7 °C, the relative humidity is 82%. The air pressure at sea level is 30.03 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:05 and sets at 20:21. This applies to Nanaimo Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -7 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
16/34 181°-001° 4 kt 2 kt 87 %

The direction with the greatest headwind component is highlighted and used for crosswind calculation. This does not necessarily mean this direction is in use.


700 ft SCT Scattered clouds
1,200 ft BKN Broken clouds
4,800 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light showers rain
Temperature 10 °C
Dewpoint 7 °C
Rel. humidity 82%
Wind chill 8 °C
Kp-index 0 (0-9)


SLP170Sea level pressure is 30.03 inHg (30.03 inHg)

Daylight period

20:21 (5:09h)


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