EHLW

Leeuwarden Air Base

Airport
ICAO code
EHLW
IATA Code
LWR
Summary
ICAO Region
EUR
ICAO Territory
Location

Leeuwarden, Friesland

Serving
Leeuwarden
Elevation
3 ft
Coordinates
53° 13' 43" N , 5° 45' 38" E
KCC
Cfb
Metar
Observation
EHLW 081625Z AUTO 36007KT 340V050 9999 NCD 20/14 Q1027 BLU
Station
Leeuwarden
Date/Time
2022-08-08 16:25:00
Wind direction
360°
Wind speed
07 kts
Lowest cloud amount
no clouds detected
Temperature
20°C
Dew point
14°C
Humidity
68%
QNH
1027 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Leeuwarden Air Base is a military airbase used by the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF). The airbase is one of the two F-16 Fighting Falcon bases of the RNLAF. The airbase lies North-West of the capital of Friesland, Leeuwarden.

Climatology

Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C. Prevailing south-westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
9/27 1999 50 ASP No/No
6/24 2957 50 ASP No/No

Airport map

Aerial View

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