Akureyri Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
BIAR
IATA Code: 
AEY
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAT
Territory: 
Location: 
Akureyri,
Serving: 
Akureyri
Elevation: 
7 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
65° 39' 30.844" N, 18° 4' 24.588" W
Airport WX: 
Volcanic Ash
Metar
Observation
BIAR 090500Z 18003KT CAVOK M09/M10 Q0991
Station
Akureyri
Date/Time
2021-12-09 05:00:00
Wind direction
180°
Wind speed
03 kts
Lowest cloud amount
clouds and visibility OK
Temperature
-9°C
Dew point
-10°C
Humidity
92%
QNH
991 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

International airport serving the communities surrounding the Eyjafjörður in northern Iceland. Mostly used by domestic flights, there are some international flights usually in the summer months. Akureyri may be nominated as a diversion for aircraft flying into either Keflavik or Reykjavik in the event that both are unavailable.

Climatology

Subpolar Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfc) - uniform precipitation distribution, temperatures are moderated by the proximity of the ocean and warm currents - cool summers and comparatively mild winters.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
1/19 2400 45 ASP Yes/Yes
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