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Wellington International Airport

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NZWN
Airport
ICAO: NZWN – IATA: WLG
Summary
Name Wellington International Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory New Zealand NZ.gif
Location Rongotai, Wellington
Serving Wellington
Elevation 12.802 m <br />42 ft <br />42 ft12.802 m <br />
Coordinates 41° 19' 39.52" S, 174° 48' 37.85" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
16/34 1936 m6,351.706 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation NZWN 160930Z AUTO 33011G21KT 9999 BKN070/// BKN085/// 17/12 Q1002 NOSIG
Station Wellington Airport
Date/Time 16 April 2021 09:30:00
Wind direction 330°
Wind speed 11 kts
Lowest cloud amount broken clouds
Temperature 17°C
Dew point 12°C
Humidity 72%
QNH 1002 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Wellington International Airport

ICAO: NZWN IATA: WLG

Description

Wellington International Airport (formerly known as Rongotai Airport) is located in the suburb of Rongotai in Wellington, New Zealand.

Climatology

Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C57.2 °F <br />287.15 K <br />516.87 °R <br />.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of NZWN

  • C185, Wellington New Zealand, 1997 (On Monday 3 March 1997 at 1014 hours, privately owned and operated Cessna 185 encountered wake turbulence from previous departing aircraft, the pilot lost control of the aircraft at a height from which recovery was not possible and the aircraft descended to the ground.)