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Al-Jawf Domestic Airport

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OESK
Airport
ICAO: OESK
Summary
Name Al-Jawf Domestic Airport
Region Middle East
Territory Saudi Arabia SA.gif
Location Al-Jawf
Serving
Coordinates 29° 47' 4.9992", 40° 6' 5.0004"
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
10/28 3661 m12,011.155 ft 45 m147.638 ft ASP yes/yes
METAR
Observation OESK 122100Z 11006KT CAVOK 10/M10 Q1024 NOSIG
Station Al-Jouf
Date/Time 12 December 2017 21:00:00
Wind direction 110°
Wind speed 06 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 10°C
Dew point
Humidity 23%
QNH 1024 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Al-Jawf Domestic Airport

ICAO: OESK IATA: AJF

Description

Al-Jawf Domestic Airport is located 20 km10.799 nm
20,000 m
65,616.798 ft
northeast of Al-Jawf (Al-Jouf), 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 OESK

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