Nanaimo Airport

CYCD · British Columbia, Canada

Wind direction of Wind direction 100° Nanaimo Airport 16/34
Wind: 11 kt, 4 beaufort

2 kt

11 kt
0 ft 2,000 4,000 6,000 8,000 10,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 2,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 5,200
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
OVC 7,000
METAR CYVR 041600Z 10011KT 7SM -RA FEW020 BKN052 OVC070 08/07 A2999 RMK SC1SC5AC2 SLP157

METAR Nanaimo Airport - CYCD/YCD

Nanaimo Airport is a midsized airport in British Columbia, Canada. The airport has one runway: 16/34. The ICAO designator of this field is CYCD and it's IATA code is YCD.

This report was made for February 4, 2023 08:00, local time on Vancouver International Airport.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 100° with a speed of 11 kt.

Visibility is 7 mi.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 2,000 ft, broken clouds at an altitude of 5,200 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 7,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 5,200 ft.

Current weather is light rain. The temperature is 8 °C, with a wind chill of 3 °C. The dew point is 7 °C, the relative humidity is 93%. The air pressure at sea level is 29.99 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:41 and sets at 17:17. This applies to Nanaimo Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -8 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
16/34 181°-361° 11 kt 2 kt 99 %

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


2,000 ft FEW Few clouds
5,200 ft BKN Broken clouds
7,000 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light rain
Temperature 8 °C
Dewpoint 7 °C
Rel. humidity 93%
Wind chill 3 °C
Kp-index 1 (0-9)


SLP157Sea level pressure is 29.99 inHg (29.99 inHg)

Daylight period

17:14 (8:57h)


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