Barksdale Air Force Base

KBAD · Louisiana, United States

Wind direction of Wind direction 200° Barksdale Air Force Base 15/33
Wind: 12 kt, 4 beaufort

8 kt

9 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 2,500
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 3,400
METAR KDTN 311153Z 20012KT 10SM FEW025 BKN034 23/18 A2992 RMK AO2 PK WND 20029/1109 SLP128 T02280183 10228 20222 53005

METAR Barksdale Air Force Base - KBAD/BAD

Barksdale Air Force Base is a midsized airport in Louisiana, United States. The airport is located at latitude 32.50180 and longitude -93.66270. The airport has one runway: 15/33. The ICAO airport code of this field is KBAD and it's IATA code is BAD.

This report was made for Shreveport Downtown Airport on March 31, 2023 06:53, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 200° with a speed of 12 kt.

Visibility is 10 mi.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 2,500 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 3,400 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 3,400 ft.

The temperature and wind chill are 23 °C. The dew point is 18 °C, the relative humidity is 74%. The air pressure at sea level is 29.92 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:03 and sets at 19:33. 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° 9 kt 8 kt 75 %

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


2,500 ft FEW Few clouds
3,400 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 22.8 °C
Dewpoint 18.3 °C
Rel. humidity 74%
Kp-index 1 (0-9)


AO2Automatic weather station that can determine the type of precipitation
PK WND 20029/1109Peak wind from 200° with 29 kt at 11 :09 UTC
SLP128Sea level pressure is 29.91 inHg (29.91 inHg)
T02280183Temperature is 22.8 °C (73.0 °F), dew point is 18.3 °C (64.9 °F)
10228 20222 53005

Daylight period

19:34 (11:54h)


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