Reykjavik Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
BIRK
IATA Code: 
RKV
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAT
Territory: 
Location: 
Reykjavik, Hofuoborgarsvaoio
Serving: 
Reykjavik
Elevation: 
48 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
64° 7' 48" N, 21° 56' 26.002" W
Airport WX: 
Volcanic Ash
Metar
Observation
BIRK 042200Z 09009KT CAVOK M03/M07 Q1013
Station
Reykjavik
Date/Time
2021-12-04 22:00:00
Wind direction
90°
Wind speed
09 kts
Lowest cloud amount
clouds and visibility OK
Temperature
-3°C
Dew point
-7°C
Humidity
73%
QNH
1013 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

International airport serving the Icelandic capital, Reykjavik.

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
6/24 960 30 ASP Yes/Yes
13/31 1230 45 ASP Yes/Yes
1/19 1567 45 ASP Yes/Yes
Airport map: 
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