Montreal-Mirabel International Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
CYMX
IATA Code: 
YMX
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Montreal, Quebec,
Serving: 
Montreal
Elevation: 
270 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
45° 40' 15.025" N, 74° 1' 58.295" W
Metar
Observation
CYMX 060900Z 05005KT 350V100 2SM -SN DRSN OVC016 M06/M07 A2991 RMK SN4SC4 PRESFR SLP136
Station
Montreal / Mirabel
Date/Time
2021-12-06 09:00:00
Wind direction
50°
Wind speed
05 kts
Lowest cloud amount
overcast
Temperature
-6°C
Dew point
-7°C
Humidity
92%
Weather condition
light drifting

Description

An airport located 21 nm north west of Montreal city centre which was intended to replace Dorval as Montreal's main international airport but which never assumed that role. It currently survives as a relatively little-used cargo airport with closure and terminal demolition now expected.

Climatology

Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - The humid continental climate is marked by variable weather patterns and a large seasonal temperature variance. Summers are often warm and humid with frequent thunderstorms and winters can be very cold with frequent snowfall and persistent snow cover.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
11/29 2698 61 CON Yes/Yes
6/24 3658 61 CON Yes/Yes
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