Drachten Airfield

EHDR · Friesland, The Netherlands

Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 100° Drachten Airfield 7/25
Wind: 5 kt, 2 beaufort

4 kt

2 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 300
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
SCT 500
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
OVC 1,500
METAR EHGG 010125Z AUTO 10005KT 070V140 9000 -DZ FEW003 SCT005 OVC015 09/09 Q0991

METAR Drachten Airfield - EHDR

Drachten Airfield is a small airport in Friesland, The Netherlands. The airport is located at latitude 53.11793 and longitude 6.12732. The airport has one runway: 7/25. The ICAO airport code of this field is EHDR.

This report was made for Groningen Airport Eelde on April 1, 2023 03:25, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 100° with a speed of 5 kt. The wind direction varies between 070° and 140°.

Visibility is 9 km.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 300 ft, scattered clouds at an altitude of 500 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 1,500 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 1,500 ft.

Current weather is light drizzle. The temperature is 9 °C, with a wind chill of 6 °C. The dew point is 9 °C, the relative humidity is 100%. The air pressure at sea level is 991 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:09 and sets at 20:09. 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 Crosswind %
7/25 074°-254° 2 kt 4 kt 44 %

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


300 ft FEW Few clouds
500 ft SCT Scattered clouds
1,500 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light drizzle
Temperature 9 °C
Dewpoint 9 °C
Rel. humidity 100%
Wind chill 6 °C
Kp-index 2 (0-9)

Daylight period

07:07 (3:34h)


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