Gander International

Airport
ICAO code: 
CYQX
IATA Code: 
YQX
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Gander, Newfoundland,
Serving: 
Gander
Elevation: 
496 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
48° 56' 12.998" N, 54° 34' 5.002" W
Metar
Observation
CYQX 040928Z 27020G30KT 15SM -SHSN FEW017 BKN035 BKN048 M00/M07 A2912 RMK SC1SC4SC1 CVCTV CLD EMBD SLP869
Station
Gander Int. Airport, Nfld.
Date/Time
2021-12-04 09:28:00
Wind direction
270°
Wind speed
20 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
-0°C
Dew point
-7°C
Humidity
59%
Weather condition
light showers snow

Description

International airport serving Gander, Newfoundland.

Climatology

Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - 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.

The separate article climate Newfoundland contains more detail on the climate of Newfoundland and associated weather phenomena.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
9/27 572 15 ASP Yes/Yes
13/31 2713 61 ASP Yes/Yes
3/21 3109 61 ASP Yes/Yes
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