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Al Najaf International Airport

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ORNI
Airport
ICAO: ORNI – IATA: NJF
Summary
Name Al Najaf International Airport
Region Middle East
Territory Iraq IQ.gif
Location Najaf
Serving Najaf
Elevation 0 m
0 ft
0 ft0 m
Coordinates 31° 59' 23.40" N, 44° 24' 15.61" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS


METAR
Observation ORNI 221600Z 07006KT 7000 SCT040 17/07 Q1017 NOSIG
Station Al Najaf
Date/Time 22 February 2019 16:00:00
Wind direction 70°
Wind speed 06 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 17°C
Dew point 7°C
Humidity 51%
QNH 1017 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Al Najaf International Airport

ICAO: ORNI IATA: NJF

Description

Al Najaf International Airport is located east of the city of Najaf.

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 ORNI

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