Richmond International Airport

KRIC · Virginia, United States

Wind direction of Wind direction 190° Richmond International Airport 16/34
Wind direction to Wind: 16 kt, gusting 22 kt, 4 beaufort

12 kt

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OVC 9,000
METAR KRIC 271854Z 19016G22KT 10SM -RA OVC090 17/08 A2992 RMK AO2 RAE07B30 SLP135 P0000 T01720083

METAR Richmond International Airport - KRIC/RIC

Richmond International Airport is a large airport in Virginia, United States. The airport is located at latitude 37.50696 and longitude -77.32112. The airport has 2 runways: 16/34 and 2/20. The ICAO airport code of this field is KRIC. The local airport ID (FAA LID) of this airport is RIC. The airport's IATA code is RIC. The airport is in the Washington FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Richmond International Airport on February 27, 2024 13:54, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 190° with a speed of 16 kt. Wind gusts of 22 kt have been measured.

Visibility is 10 mi.

There are overcast clouds at an altitude of 9,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 9,000 ft.

Current weather is light rain. The temperature and wind chill are 17 °C. The dew point is 8 °C, the relative humidity is 56%. The air pressure at sea level is 29.92 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:43 and sets at 18:00. This applies to Richmond 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 %
16/34 147°-327° 11-15 kt 12-16 kt 68 %
2/20 013°-193° 16-22 kt 5 %

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


9,000 ft OVC Overcast clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light rain
Temperature 17.2 °C
Dewpoint 8.3 °C
Rel. humidity 56%
Kp-index 2 (0-9)


AO2Automatic weather station that can determine the type of precipitation
RAE07B30Rain ended at 07, started at 30
SLP135Sea level pressure is 29.93 inHg (29.93 inHg)
P0000There was no precipitation since the previous observation
T01720083Temperature is 17.2 °C (63.0 °F), dew point is 8.3 °C (46.9 °F)

Daylight period

18:00 (3:52h)


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