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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' 5.00" N, 40° 6' 5.00" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
10/28 3661 m12,011.155 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation OESK 180600Z 21008KT CAVOK 27/06 Q1023
Station Al-Jouf
Date/Time 18 April 2021 06:00:00
Wind direction 210°
Wind speed 08 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 27°C
Dew point 6°C
Humidity 26%
QNH 1023 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Al-Jawf Domestic Airport

ICAO: OESK IATA: AJF

Description

Al-Jawf Domestic Airport is located 20 km10.799 nm <br />20,000 m <br />65,616.798 ft <br /> 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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