Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 020° Drachten Airfield 7/25
Wind: 7 kt, 3 beaufort

4 kt

5 kt
0 2,000 4,000 6,000 8,000 10,000
OVC 6,000 ft
METAR EHLW 171455Z AUTO 02007KT 360V070 9999 OVC060 22/11 Q1019 BLU

METAR Drachten Airfield

Drachten Airfield is a small airport in Drachten, The Netherlands. The airport has one runway: 7/25.

This report was made for May 17, 2022 4:55 pm, local time on Leeuwarden Air Base.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 020° with a speed of 7 kt. The wind direction varies between 360° and 070°.

Visibility is 6¼ mi or more.

There are overcast clouds at an altitude of 6,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 6,000 ft.

The temperature and wind chill are 72 °F. The dew point is 52 °F, the relative humidity is 50%. The air pressure at sea level is 30.09 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 5:33 am and sets at 9:30 pm. This applies to Drachten Airfield, 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.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind
7/25 074°-254° 5 kt 4 kt

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


6,000 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 72 °F
Dewpoint 52 °F
Rel. humidity 50%
Kp-index 0  


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