Westerland Sylt Airport

EDXW · Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Wind direction of Wind direction 230° Westerland Sylt Airport 6/24
Wind: 17 kt, 5 beaufort

17 kt

3 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 900
METAR EDXW 231350Z 23017KT 9999 FEW009 10/07 Q0999

METAR Westerland Sylt Airport - EDXW/GWT

Westerland Sylt Airport is a midsized airport in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. The airport is located at latitude 54.91320 and longitude 8.34047. The airport has 2 runways: 6/24 and 14/32. The ICAO airport code of this field is EDXW and it's IATA code is GWT.

This report was made for Westerland Sylt Airport on March 23, 2023 14:50, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 230° with a speed of 17 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 900 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature is 10 °C, with a wind chill of 5 °C. The dew point is 7 °C, the relative humidity is 82%. The air pressure at sea level is 999 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:21 and sets at 18:45. This applies to Westerland Sylt Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
6/24 060°-240° 3 kt 17 kt 17 %
14/32 144°-324° 17 kt 1 kt 100 %

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


900 ft FEW Few clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 10 °C
Dewpoint 7 °C
Rel. humidity 82%
Wind chill 5 °C
Kp-index 6 (0-9)

Daylight period

18:45 (3:21h)


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