Drachten Airfield

EHDR · Friesland, The Netherlands

Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 080° Drachten Airfield 7/25
Wind: 10 kt, 3 beaufort

10 kt

1 kt
0 2,000 4,000 6,000 8,000 10,000
BKN 8,500 ft
OVC 9,300 ft
METAR EHLW 031625Z AUTO 08010KT 340V130 9999 BKN085 OVC093 02/M01 Q1021 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 17:25, local time on Leeuwarden Air Base.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 080° with a speed of 10 kt. The wind direction varies between 340° and 130°.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are broken clouds at an altitude of 8,500 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 9,300 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 8,500 ft.

The temperature is 2 °C, with a wind chill of -4 °C. The dew point is -1 °C, the relative humidity is 81%. The air pressure at sea level is 1021 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° 1 kt 10 kt 10 %

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


8,500 ft BKN Broken clouds
9,300 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 2 °C
Dewpoint -1 °C
Rel. humidity 81%
Wind chill -4 °C
Kp-index 2 (0-9)

Daylight period

08:31 (14:43h)


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