Leeuwarden Air Base

EHLW · Friesland, The Netherlands

Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 100° Leeuwarden Air Base 5/23
Wind: 5 kt, 2 beaufort

3 kt

4 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 2,800
METAR EHGG 041525Z AUTO 10005KT 070V140 9999 FEW028 07/01 Q1037 NOSIG

METAR Leeuwarden Air Base - EHLW/LWR

Leeuwarden Air Base is a midsized airport in 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 February 4, 2023 16:25, local time on Groningen Airport Eelde.

Airport observations

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

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 2,800 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature is 7 °C, with a wind chill of 4 °C. The dew point is 1 °C, the relative humidity is 66%. The air pressure at sea level is 1037 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 08:16 and sets at 17:25. 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 3 kt 72 %
9/27 088°-268° 1 kt 5 kt 21 %

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


2,800 ft FEW Few clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 7 °C
Dewpoint 1 °C
Rel. humidity 66%
Wind chill 4 °C
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

17:22 (25m)


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