Compass
Wind direction of Wind direction 010° Amsterdam Airport Schiphol 4/22
Wind: 8 kt, 3 beaufort

7 kt

4 kt
Change
0 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
FEW 1,200 ft
FEW 5,000 ft
METAR EHAM 170355Z 01008KT 6000 -SHRA FEW012 FEW050CB 19/18 Q1010 TEMPO 4000

METAR Amsterdam Airport Schiphol - EHAM/AMS

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is a large airport in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The airport has 6 runways: 4/22, 6/24, 9/27, 18C/36C, 18L/36R and 18R/36L. The ICAO designator of this field is EHAM and it's IATA code is AMS.

This report was made for August 17, 2022 05:55, local time on Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 010° with a speed of 8 kt.

Visibility is 6 km.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 1,200 ft and few clouds cumulonimbus at an altitude of 5,000 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

Current weather is light showers rain. The temperature and wind chill are 19 °C. The dew point is 18 °C, the relative humidity is 94%. The air pressure at sea level is 1010 hPa (QNH).

Trends

  • Temporary

    Little or no wind from a variable direction. The visibility becomes 4 km.

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:27 and sets at 21:02. This applies to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, 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.

Companies

On this airport you can find flying schools. Companies on this airport are Vliegles.nl, Transavia Airlines C.V., Martinair Holland and Flight Simulation Company.

Experiences

There are professional flight simulators at this airport. If you wish, you can book a session in one of these simulators. The most popular type of simulator at this airport is Boeing 737 simulator Schiphol. The price of a session starts at € 119. You can make your reservation for a Boeing 737 simulator Schiphol here.

Runways

Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
4/22 041°-221° 4 kt 7 kt 52 %
6/24 058°-238° 6 kt 5 kt 74 %
9/27 087°-267° 8 kt 2 kt 97 %
18C/36C 183°-363° 8 kt 12 %
18L/36R 183°-363° 8 kt 12 %
18R/36L 183°-363° 8 kt 12 %

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

Clouds

1,200 ft FEW Few clouds
5,000 ft FEW Few clouds cumulonimbus

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light showers rain
Temperature 19 °C
Dewpoint 18 °C
Rel. humidity 94%
Kp-index 3  

Daylight period

Sunrise
06:27 (16m)
Midday
13:45
Sunset
21:02

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