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Boulder City Municipal Airport

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KBVU
Airport
ICAO: KBVU
Summary
Name Boulder City Municipal Airport
Region North America
Territory United States US.gif
Location Boulder City, Nevada
Serving
Coordinates 35° 56' 50.94" N, 114° 51' 41.15" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS


METAR
Observation KBVU 160635Z AUTO 22015G22KT 10SM BKN040 BKN050 OVC065 08/05 A2989 RMK AO2
Station BOULDER CITY
Date/Time 16 February 2019 06:35:00
Wind direction 220°
Wind speed 15 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature 8°C
Dew point 5°C
Humidity 81%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

LOS
Tag(s) Parallel Runway Operation
WX
Tag(s) Cumulonimbus
Mountain Waves

Boulder City Municipal Airport

ICAO: KBVU IATA: BLD

Description

Boulder City Municipal Airport is a public-use airport located 1.6 k"k" is not declared as a valid unit of measurement for this property.) southwest of the central business district of Boulder City, in Clark County, Nevada.

Climatology

Hot Desert Climate (Köppen climate classification BWh) - Hot desert climates are typically found in the subtropics where there is unbroken sunshine for the whole year due to the stable descending air and high pressure, little or no precipitation. Maximum temperatures of 40°C to 45°C are not uncommon, particularly during the warmer months of the year. During colder periods of the year, night-time temperatures can drop to freezing or below due to the exceptional radiation loss under the clear skies. However, very rarely do temperatures drop far below freezing.

Very little rainfall but thunderstorms can occur at all times of the year. Occasional dust storms.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of KBVU

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