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Faleolo International Airport

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NSFA
Airport
ICAO: NSFA – IATA: APW
Summary
Name Faleolo International Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory American Samoa AS.gif
Location Apia, Upolu Island
Serving Apia
Elevation 17.678 m
58 ft
58 ft17.678 m
Coordinates 13° 49' 49.62" S, 172° 0' 29.20" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
8/26 3000 m9,842.52 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation NSFA 171000Z 09005KT 9999 FEW020 FEW024TCU SCT080 BKN180 27/25 Q1009 RMK TCU TO NW AND NE
Station Faleolo Intl / Apia
Date/Time 17 July 2019 10:00:00
Wind direction 90°
Wind speed 05 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 27°C
Dew point 25°C
Humidity 88%
QNH 1009 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Cumulonimbus
Tropical Revolving Storm

Faleolo International Airport

ICAO: NSFA IATA: APW

Description

Faleolo International Airport is an airport located 40 kilometres west of Apia, the capital of Samoa.

Climatology

Tropical Rainforest climate (Köppen climate classification Af) - almost no distinct seasons, average daily temperature around 27°C throughout the year. Extensive cloud cover and heavy rainfall prevent temperatures from rising much over 33°C. The diurnal temperature change is between 2°C and 5°C which is greater than the annual temperature range of 2°C. Rainfall is heavy and is usually convectional and in the afternoon.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of NSFA

None on SKYbrary