Wind direction of Wind direction 280° Valenciennes-Denain Airfield 6/24
Wind: 5 kt, 2 beaufort

4 kt

3 kt
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METAR LFQQ 250800Z AUTO 28005KT CAVOK 14/11 Q1017 NOSIG

METAR Valenciennes-Denain Airfield - LFAV

Valenciennes-Denain Airfield is a midsized airport in Valenciennes/Denain, France. The airport has 2 runways: 6/24 and 11/29. The ICAO designator of this field is LFAV.

This report was made for September 25, 2022 10:00, local time on Lille-Lesquin Airport.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 280° with a speed of 5 kt.

The weather is CAVOK. That means there are no clouds below 5,000 ft or the MSA (minimum safe altitude), whichever is higher. This also means that no cumulonimbus or towering cumulus clouds have been observed and the visibility is 10 km or more or more. Furthermore, there can't be fog, precipitation nor other significant weather.

The temperature and wind chill are 14 °C. The dew point is 11 °C, the relative humidity is 82%. The air pressure at sea level is 1017 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:37 and sets at 19:38. This applies to Valenciennes-Denain Airfield, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +2 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.


On this airport you can find flying clubs. The only known company on this field is Aéroclub Valenciennes Hainaut.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
6/24 060°-240° 3 kt 4 kt 64 %
11/29 110°-290° 5 kt 17 %

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

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 14 °C
Dewpoint 11 °C
Rel. humidity 82%
Kp-index 1  

Daylight period

19:40 (9h 23m)


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