Orcas Island Airport

KORS · Washington, United States

Wind direction of Orcas Island Airport 16/34
Wind: 0 kt, 0 beaufort

0 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
BKN 1,100 ft
OVC 1,500 ft
METAR KORS 070355Z AUTO 00000KT 2 1/2SM BR BKN011 OVC015 05/05 A3014 RMK AO2

METAR Orcas Island Airport - KORS/ESD

Orcas Island Airport is a small airport in Whatcom County, Washington, United States. The airport has one runway: 16/34. The ICAO designator of this field is KORS and it's IATA code is ESD.

This report was made for December 6, 2022 19:55, local time on Orcas Island Airport.

Airport observations

There is little or no wind from a variable direction.

Visibility is 2½ mi.

There are broken clouds at an altitude of 1,100 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 1,500 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 1,100 ft.

Current weather is mist. The temperature and wind chill are 5 °C. The dew point is 5 °C, the relative humidity is 100%. The air pressure at sea level is 30.14 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:50 and sets at 16:15. This applies to Orcas Island Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -8 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
16/34 160°-340°

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


1,100 ft BKN Broken clouds
1,500 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Mist
Temperature 5 °C
Dewpoint 5 °C
Rel. humidity 100%
Kp-index 2 (0-9)


AO2Automatic weather station that can determine the type of precipitation

Daylight period

07:50 (11:32h)


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