Westerland Sylt Airport

EDXW · Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Wind direction of Wind direction 160° Westerland Sylt Airport 14/32
Wind: 4 kt, 2 beaufort

4 kt

1 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 3,000
METAR EKSP 301820Z 16004KT 9999 FEW030 18/08 Q1027

METAR Westerland Sylt Airport - EDXW/GWT

Westerland Sylt Airport is a midsized airport in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. The airport is located at latitude 54.91243 and longitude 8.34153. The airport has 2 runways: 14/32 and 6/24. The ICAO airport code of this field is EDXW. The airport's IATA code is GWT. The airport is in the Kobenhavn FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Skrydstrup Air Base on May 30, 2023 20:20, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 160° with a speed of 4 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 3,000 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature and wind chill are 18 °C. The dew point is 8 °C, the relative humidity is 52%. The air pressure at sea level is 1027 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 04:57 and sets at 21:50. This applies to Westerland Sylt Airport, 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 %
14/32 143°-323° 1 kt 4 kt 29 %
6/24 058°-238° 4 kt 98 %

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


3,000 ft FEW Few clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 18 °C
Dewpoint 8 °C
Rel. humidity 52%
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

21:48 (1:14h)


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