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Al-Wajh Domestic Airport

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OEWJ
Airport
ICAO: OEWJ
Summary
Name Al-Wajh Domestic Airport
Region Middle East
Territory Saudi Arabia SA.gif
Location Al-Wajh
Serving
Coordinates 26° 11' 53.9988", 36° 28' 32.0016"
Close to Red Sea
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
15/33 3050 m10,006.562 ft 45 m147.638 ft ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation OEWJ 242100Z 35005KT CAVOK 21/16 Q1009 NOSIG
Station Wejh
Date/Time 24 February 2018 21:00:00
Wind direction 350°
Wind speed 05 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 21°C
Dew point 16°C
Humidity 73%
QNH 1009 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Al Wajh Domestic Airport

ICAO: OEWJ IATA: EJH

Description

Al Wajh Domestic Airport is located 20 km10.799 nm
20,000 m
65,616.798 ft
northeast of Al Wajh (Wejh), 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 OEWJ

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