Wind direction of Wind direction 170° Barksdale Air Force Base 15/33
Wind: 6 kt, 2 beaufort

6 kt

2 kt
0 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
OVC 5,000 ft
METAR KBAD 101256Z 17006KT 10SM -RA OVC050 24/22 A3010 RMK AO2A LTG DSNT NE RAE21DZB21E23RAB47 SLP195 P0000 T02380220

METAR Barksdale Air Force Base - KBAD/BAD

Barksdale Air Force Base is a midsized airport in Bossier City, United States. The airport has one runway: 15/33. The ICAO designator of this field is KBAD and it's IATA code is BAD.

This report was made for August 10, 2022 7:56 am, local time on Barksdale Air Force Base.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 170° with a speed of 6 kt.

Visibility is 10 mi.

There are overcast clouds at an altitude of 5,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 5,000 ft.

Current weather is light rain. The temperature and wind chill are 75 °F. The dew point is 72 °F, the relative humidity is 89%. The air pressure at sea level is 30.10 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 6:35 am and sets at 8:04 pm. This applies to Barksdale Air Force Base, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -5 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
15/33 151°-331° 2 kt 6 kt 33 %

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


5,000 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light rain
Temperature 75.0 °F
Dewpoint 72.0 °F
Rel. humidity 89%
Kp-index 4  


AO2AAutomatic weather station that can determine the type of precipitation. The measurements are checked by a human.
RAE21DZB21E23RAB47Rain ended at 21, ended at
SLP195Sea level pressure is 30.11 inHg (30.11 inHg)
P0000There was no precipitation since the previous observation
T02380220Temperature is 75.0 °F (74.8 °F), dew point is 72.0 °F (71.6 °F)

Daylight period

6:35 am
1:19 pm
8:04 pm (11h 30m)


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