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Ankang Wulipu Airport

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ZLAK
Airport
ICAO: ZLAK – IATA: AKA
Summary
Name Ankang Wulipu Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Wuli, Shaanxi
Serving Ankang
Elevation 262.128 m860 ft262.128 m
Coordinates 32° 42' 26.807", 108° 56' 20.8511"

Ankang Wulipu Airport

ICAO: ZLAK IATA: AKA

Description

Ankang Wulipu Airport is an airport serving the city of Ankang in Shaanxi Province, China. It is located the town of Wuli in Hanbin District, 9 km4.86 nm
9,000 m
29,527.559 ft
from the city center.

Climatology

Ankang Wulipu has a rather dry, monsoon-influenced humid continental climate ( (Köppen climate classification Dwa)), characterized by hot, humid summers due to the East Asian monsoon, and generally cold, windy, dry winters that reflect the influence of the vast Siberian anticyclone. Spring can bear witness to sandstorms blowing in from the Gobi Desert across the Mongolian steppe, accompanied by rapidly warming, but generally dry, conditions. Autumn, like spring, sees little rain, but is crisp and short. The monthly daily average temperature in January is -3.7 °C, while in July it is 26.2 °C. Precipitation averages around 570 mm annually, with close to three-fourths of that total falling from June to August. With monthly percent possible sunshine ranging from 47% in July to 65% in January and February, the city receives 2,671 hours of bright sunshine annually. Extremes have ranged from -27.4 °C on 22 February 1966 to 42.6 °C on 15 June 1942.

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