RAF Lossiemouth

EGQS · Scotland, United Kingdom

Wind direction of Wind direction 330° RAF Lossiemouth 5/23
Wind: 7 kt, 3 beaufort

2 kt

7 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 2,800
METAR EGQS 011420Z 33007KT 9999 FEW028CB 06/01 Q0994 NOSIG RMK BLU BLU

METAR RAF Lossiemouth - EGQS/LMO

RAF Lossiemouth is a midsized airport in Scotland, United Kingdom. The airport is located at latitude 57.70668 and longitude -3.33290. The airport has 2 runways: 5/23 and 10/28. The ICAO airport code of this field is EGQS. The airport's IATA code is LMO. The airport is in the Scottish FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for RAF Lossiemouth on March 1, 2024 14:20, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 330° with a speed of 7 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds cumulonimbus at an altitude of 2,800 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature is 6 °C, with a wind chill of 2 °C. The dew point is 1 °C, the relative humidity is 71%. The air pressure at sea level is 994 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:05 and sets at 17:45. This applies to RAF Lossiemouth, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +0 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


On this airport you can find flying clubs and flying schools. The only known company on this field is Moray Flying Club.


Go to Vliegles.nl to find flying lessons, skydives and other flying experiences. Browse the page for all available activities near RAF Lossiemouth. You can also use the search function to find specific flying lessons, skydives or other flying experiences near your place.

Do not use for flight planning
The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.


Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
5/23 043°-223° 7 kt 2 kt 96 %
10/28 096°-276° 6 kt 4 kt 81 %

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


2,800 ft FEW Few clouds cumulonimbus

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 6 °C
Dewpoint 1 °C
Rel. humidity 71%
Wind chill 2 °C
Kp-index 1 (0-9)

Daylight period

17:45 (2:46h)


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