Drachten Airfield

EHDR · Friesland, Netherlands

The METAR station used is 43 km away from the airport
Wind direction of Wind direction 340° Drachten Airfield 7/25
Wind: 15 kt, 4 beaufort

2 kt

15 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 1,500
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
SCT 2,500
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 3,700
METAR EHMA 201025Z AUTO 34015KT 9999 FEW015 SCT025 BKN037 08/03 Q1019

METAR Drachten Airfield - EHDR

Drachten Airfield is a small airport in Friesland, Netherlands. The airport is located at latitude 53.11835 and longitude 6.12995. The airport has one runway: 7/25. The ICAO airport code of this field is EHDR. The airport is in the Amsterdam FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for AWG-1 on April 20, 2024 12:25, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 340° with a speed of 15 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 1,500 ft, scattered clouds at an altitude of 2,500 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 3,700 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 3,700 ft.

The temperature is 8 °C, with a wind chill of 2 °C. The dew point is 3 °C, the relative humidity is 71%. The air pressure at sea level is 1019 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:23 and sets at 20:44. 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 %
7/25 077°-257° 15 kt 2 kt 99 %

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


1,500 ft FEW Few clouds
2,500 ft SCT Scattered clouds
3,700 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 8 °C
Dewpoint 3 °C
Rel. humidity 71%
Wind chill 2 °C
Kp-index 3 (0-9)

Daylight period

20:46 (8:00h)


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