Leeuwarden Air Base

EHLW · Friesland, The Netherlands

Wind direction of Wind direction 310° Leeuwarden Air Base 5/23
Wind: 23 kt, 6 beaufort

6 kt

22 kt
0 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
FEW 2,700 ft
SCT 4,100 ft
METAR EHMG 071725Z AUTO 31023KT 9999 FEW027 SCT041 07/00 Q1012

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 7, 2022 18:25, local time on L9-FF-1.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 310° with a speed of 23 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 2,700 ft and scattered clouds at an altitude of 4,100 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature is 7 °C, with a wind chill of 1 °C. The air pressure at sea level is 1012 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 08:36 and sets at 16:20. 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° 22 kt 6 kt 97 %
9/27 088°-268° 15 kt 17 kt 67 %

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


2,700 ft FEW Few clouds
4,100 ft SCT Scattered clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 7 °C
Dewpoint 0 °C
Rel. humidity 61%
Wind chill 1 °C
Kp-index 4 (0-9)

Daylight period

08:41 (13:43h)


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