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Skopje

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LWSK
Airport
ICAO: LWSK
Summary
Name Skopje
Region Europe
Territory The Republic of Macedonia MK.gif
Location Skopje
Serving
Coordinates 41° 57' 42.0646", 21° 37' 19.8908"
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
16/34 2450 m8,038.058 ft 43 m141.076 ft ASP yes/yes
METAR
Observation LWSK 180400Z 04003KT 9999 SCT013 BKN036 08/06 Q1016 NOSIG
Station Skopje-Petrovec
Date/Time 18 November 2017 04:00:00
Wind direction 40°
Wind speed 03 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 8°C
Dew point 6°C
Humidity 87%
QNH 1016 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Fog
Low Level Turbulence

Skopje Alexander The Great Airport

ICAO: LWSK IATA: SKP

Description

Skopje Airport, or Skopje "Alexander the Great" Airport is the largest and busiest international airport in the Republic of Macedonia. Located 17 km9.179 nm
17,000 m
55,774.278 ft
southeast of the national capital, Skopje.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LWSK

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