Gießen Airfield

DE-0145 · Hesse, Germany

Wind direction of Wind direction 230° Gießen Airfield 8/26
Wind: 7 kt, 3 beaufort

6 kt

4 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Nil cloud detected
METAR EDGS 020150Z AUTO 23007KT 9999 // NCD 16/11 Q1023

METAR Gießen Airfield - DE-0145

Gießen Airfield is a gliderfield in Hesse, Germany. The airport is located at latitude 50.60420 and longitude 8.72860. The airport has one runway: 8/26. This airport has no ICAO code, we use DE-0145 as reference. The airport is in the Langen FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Siegerland Airport on October 2, 2023 03:50, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 230° with a speed of 7 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are nil cloud detected. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature and wind chill are 16 °C. The dew point is 11 °C, the relative humidity is 72%. The air pressure at sea level is 1023 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:26 and sets at 19:02. This applies to Gießen Airfield, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +2 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
8/26 080°-260° 4 kt 6 kt 50 %

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


- NCD Nil cloud detected

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 16 °C
Dewpoint 11 °C
Rel. humidity 72%
Kp-index 2 (0-9)

Daylight period

07:29 (3:19h)


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