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Hohhot Baita International Airport

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ZBHH
Airport
ICAO: ZBHH – IATA: HET
Summary
Name Hohhot Baita International Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Hohhot, Nei Mongol
Main city served Hohhot
Elevation 1,083.869 m
3,556 ft
3,556 ft1,083.869 m
Coordinates 40° 51' 5.1192", 111° 49' 26.7708"
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface
8/26 3201 m10,501.969 ft 45 m147.638 ft CON
08R/26L 3600 m11,811.024 ft 45 m147.638 ft CON
METAR
Observation ZBHH 280300Z VRB02MPS CAVOK 19/M05 Q1016 NOSIG
Station Hohhot
Date/Time 28 April 2015 03:00:00
Wind direction °
Wind speed kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 19°C
Dew point
Humidity 19%
QNH 1016 hPa
Weather condition n/a

RE
Tag(s) Hot and High Operations
WX
Tag(s) Sand Storm

Hohhot Baita International Airport

ICAO: ZBHH IATA: HET

Description

Hohhot Baita International Airport is an airport in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, China. It is the largest airport in Inner Mongolia and lies 14.3 km7.721 nm
14,300 m
46,916.011 ft
east of downtown Hohhot.

Climatology

Located in the south central part of Inner Mongolia, Hohhot is encircled by the Daqing Shan to the north and the Hetao Plateau to the south. The city features a cold semi-arid climate (Köppen climate classification BSk), marked by long, cold and very dry winters, hot, somewhat humid summers, and strong winds, especially in spring. The coldest month is January, with a daily mean of −11.6 °C, while the July, the hottest month, averages 22.6 °C. The annual mean temperature is 6.73 °C, and the annual precipitation is approximately. 400 millimetres, with more than half of it falling in July and August alone. More recently, due to desertification, the city sees sandstorms on almost an annual basis.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ZBHH

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