Drachten Airfield

EHDR · Friesland, The Netherlands

Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 070° Drachten Airfield 7/25
Wind: 13 kt, 4 beaufort

13 kt

1 kt
0 2,000 4,000 6,000 8,000 10,000
FEW 6,700 ft
BKN 7,800 ft
BKN 8,700 ft
METAR EHLW 031125Z AUTO 07013KT 010V160 9999 FEW067 BKN078 BKN087 03/M01 Q1023 BLU

METAR Drachten Airfield - EHDR

Drachten Airfield is a small airport in Gemeente Smallingerland, Friesland, The Netherlands. The airport has one runway: 7/25. The ICAO designator of this field is EHDR.

This report was made for December 3, 2022 12:25, local time on Leeuwarden Air Base.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 070° with a speed of 13 kt. The wind direction varies between 010° and 160°.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 6,700 ft, broken clouds at an altitude of 7,800 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 8,700 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 7,800 ft.

The temperature is 3 °C, with a wind chill of -4 °C. The dew point is -1 °C, the relative humidity is 75%. The air pressure at sea level is 1023 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 08:29 and sets at 16:21. This applies to Drachten Airfield, 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 %
7/25 074°-254° 13 kt 7 %

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


6,700 ft FEW Few clouds
7,800 ft BKN Broken clouds
8,700 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 3 °C
Dewpoint -1 °C
Rel. humidity 75%
Wind chill -4 °C
Kp-index 2 (0-9)

Daylight period

16:22 (3:47h)


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