Drachten Airfield

EHDR · Friesland, The Netherlands

Compass
Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 070° Drachten Airfield 7/25
Wind: 5 kt, 2 beaufort

5 kt

Change
0 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
FEW 2,200 ft
SCT 2,700 ft
OVC 3,100 ft
SPECI EHLW 022256Z AUTO 07005KT 330V120 9999 FEW022 SCT027 OVC031 03/M00 Q1026 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 2, 2022 23:56, local time on Leeuwarden Air Base.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 070° with a speed of 5 kt. The wind direction varies between 330° and 120°.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 2,200 ft, scattered clouds at an altitude of 2,700 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 3,100 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 3,100 ft.

The temperature is 3 °C, with a wind chill of -2 °C. The air pressure at sea level is 1026 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 08:27 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.

Companies

We don't have information about companies on this airport.

Experiences

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Runways

Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
7/25 074°-254° 5 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.

Clouds

2,200 ft FEW Few clouds
2,700 ft SCT Scattered clouds
3,100 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 3 °C
Dewpoint 0 °C
Rel. humidity 81%
Wind chill -2 °C
Kp-index 2 (0-9)

Daylight period

Sunrise
08:29 (8:07h)
Midday
12:26
Sunset
16:22

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