Leeuwarden Air Base

EHLW · Friesland, The Netherlands

Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 070° Leeuwarden Air Base 5/23
Wind: 14 kt, 4 beaufort

13 kt

4 kt
0 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
SCT 1,600 ft
OVC 1,900 ft
METAR EHLW 041155Z AUTO 07014KT 330V130 9999 SCT016 OVC019 02/M01 Q1020 WHT

METAR Leeuwarden Air Base - EHLW/LWR

Leeuwarden Air Base is a midsized airport in Gemeente Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands. The airport has 2 runways: 5/23 and 9/27. The ICAO designator of this field is EHLW and it's IATA code is LWR.

This report was made for December 4, 2022 12:55, local time on Leeuwarden Air Base.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 070° with a speed of 14 kt. The wind direction varies between 330° and 130°.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are scattered clouds at an altitude of 1,600 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 1,900 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 1,900 ft.

The temperature is 2 °C, with a wind chill of -5 °C. The dew point is -1 °C, the relative humidity is 81%. The air pressure at sea level is 1020 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 08:32 and sets at 16:21. This applies to Leeuwarden 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.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
5/23 054°-234° 4 kt 13 kt 28 %
9/27 088°-268° 4 kt 13 kt 31 %

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


1,600 ft SCT Scattered clouds
1,900 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 2 °C
Dewpoint -1 °C
Rel. humidity 81%
Wind chill -5 °C
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

16:21 (3:07h)


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