Svalbard Airport, Longyear

ENSB · Svalbard, Norway

Wind direction of Wind direction 150° Svalbard Airport, Longyear 10/28
Wind: 11 kt, 4 beaufort

8 kt

8 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 2,000
METAR ENSB 231420Z 15011KT 9999 FEW020 M16/M22 Q1004 TEMPO 06010KT RMK WIND 1400FT 07011KT

METAR Svalbard Airport, Longyear - ENSB/LYR

Svalbard Airport, Longyear is a midsized airport in Svalbard, Norway. The airport is located at latitude 78.24610 and longitude 15.46560. The airport has one runway: 10/28. The ICAO airport code of this field is ENSB and it's IATA code is LYR.

This report was made for Svalbard Airport, Longyear on March 23, 2023 15:20, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 150° with a speed of 11 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 2,000 ft. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature is -16 °C, with a wind chill of -29 °C. The dew point is -22 °C, the relative humidity is 60%. The air pressure at sea level is 1004 hPa (QNH).


  • Temporary

    The wind is from direction 060° with a speed of 10 kt.

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 05:28 and sets at 18:41. This applies to Svalbard Airport, Longyear, 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 %
10/28 105°-285° 8 kt 8 kt 71 %

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


2,000 ft FEW Few clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature -16 °C
Dewpoint -22 °C
Rel. humidity 60%
Wind chill -29 °C
Kp-index 7 (0-9)


WIND 1400FT 07011KT

Daylight period

18:41 (2:59h)


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