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Abha Regional Airport

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OEAB
Airport
ICAO: OEAB – IATA: AHB
Summary
Name Abha Regional Airport
Region Middle East
Territory Saudi Arabia SA.gif
Location Abha, 'Asir
Serving Khamis Mushayat
Elevation 2,090.318 m
6,858 ft
6,858 ft2,090.318 m
Coordinates 18° 14' 3.444", 42° 39' 27.2664"
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
13/31 3350 m10,990.814 ft 45 m147.638 ft ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation OEAB 180500Z 34006KT CAVOK 25/M01 Q1023 NOSIG
Station Abha
Date/Time 18 June 2018 05:00:00
Wind direction 340°
Wind speed 06 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 25°C
Dew point
Humidity 17%
QNH 1023 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Abha Regional Airport

ICAO: OEAB IATA: AHB

Description

Abha Regional Airport is located 20 km10.799 nm
20,000 m
65,616.798 ft
east of Abha, Saudi Arabia.

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.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of OEAB

None on SKYbrary