Gilze Rijen Air Base

EHGR · North Brabant, Netherlands

Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 170° Gilze Rijen Air Base 10/28
Wind: 14 kt, 4 beaufort

5 kt

13 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 2,600
METAR EHGR 020955Z AUTO 17014KT 130V220 9999 FEW026 10/04 Q1000 BLU

METAR Gilze Rijen Air Base - EHGR/GLZ

Gilze Rijen Air Base is a midsized airport in North Brabant, Netherlands. The airport is located at latitude 51.56573 and longitude 4.93469. The airport has 2 runways: 10/28 and 2/20. The ICAO airport code of this field is EHGR. The airport's IATA code is GLZ. The airport is in the Amsterdam FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Gilze Rijen Air Base on March 2, 2024 10:55, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 170° with a speed of 14 kt. The wind direction varies between 130° and 220°.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 2,600 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature is 10 °C, with a wind chill of 6 °C. The dew point is 4 °C, the relative humidity is 67%. The air pressure at sea level is 1000 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:21 and sets at 18:22. This applies to Gilze Rijen Air Base, 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.


On this airport you can find flying clubs. Companies on this airport are Drone Fotograaf Nederland, Koninklijke Luchtmacht Historische Vlucht and GLC Illustrious.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
10/28 100°-280° 13 kt 5 kt 94 %
2/20 017°-197° 6 kt 12 kt 45 %

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


2,600 ft FEW Few clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 10 °C
Dewpoint 4 °C
Rel. humidity 67%
Wind chill 6 °C
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

18:22 (7:06h)


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