Raleigh-Durham International Airport

KRDU · North Carolina, United States

Wind direction of Wind direction 110° Raleigh-Durham International Airport 5L/23R
Wind: 9 kt, 3 beaufort

4 kt

8 kt
0 ft 6,000 12,000 18,000 24,000 30,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 3,400
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 5,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 25,000
METAR KRDU 011351Z 11009KT 10SM BKN034 BKN050 BKN250 09/M04 A3051 RMK AO2 SLP334 T00891039

METAR Raleigh-Durham International Airport - KRDU/RDU

Raleigh-Durham International Airport is a large airport in North Carolina, United States. The airport is located at latitude 35.87586 and longitude -78.78560. The airport has 3 runways: 5L/23R, 5R/23L and 14/32. The ICAO airport code of this field is KRDU. The local airport ID (FAA LID) of this airport is RDU. The airport's IATA code is RDU. The airport is in the Washington FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Raleigh-Durham International Airport on March 1, 2024 08:51, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 110° with a speed of 9 kt.

Visibility is 10 mi.

There are broken clouds at an altitude of 3,400 ft, broken clouds at an altitude of 5,000 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 25,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 3,400 ft.

The temperature is 9 °C, with a wind chill of 5 °C. The dew point is -4 °C, the relative humidity is 40%. The air pressure at sea level is 30.51 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:44 and sets at 18:10. This applies to Raleigh-Durham International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -5 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
5L/23R 045°-225° 8 kt 4 kt 91 %
5R/23L 045°-225° 8 kt 4 kt 91 %
14/32 135°-315° 4 kt 8 kt 42 %

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


3,400 ft BKN Broken clouds
5,000 ft BKN Broken clouds
25,000 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 8.9 °C
Dewpoint -3.9 °C
Rel. humidity 40%
Wind chill 5 °C
Kp-index 1 (0-9)


AO2Automatic weather station that can determine the type of precipitation
SLP334Sea level pressure is 30.52 inHg (30.52 inHg)
T00891039Temperature is 8.9 °C (48.0 °F), dew point is -3.9 °C (25.0 °F)

Daylight period

18:10 (8:35h)


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