METAR / METAR HISTORY reports describe the actual meteorological situation at an aerodrome and its vicinity by reporting the following elements:
- Surface wind and direction and variations thereof
- RVR when applicable
- Present weather
- Cloud amount
- Type and height of cloud base or vertical visibility
- Air and dewpoint temperature and pressure (QNH)
In case METAR reports are created and issued automatically, this is indicated by the word AUTO in the report.
METAR HISTORY product provides METAR's from, at most, the last 24 hours.