Algiers/Houari Boumediene Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
DAAG
IATA Code: 
ALG
Summary
ICAO Region: 
AFI
Territory: 
Location: 
Dar-El-Beida, Boumerdes
Serving: 
Algiers
Elevation: 
82 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
36° 41' 27.65" N, 3° 12' 55.469" E
Airport WX: 
Fog
Metar
Observation
DAAG 041130Z 24007KT 200V270 9999 FEW023 16/07 Q1023
Station
Dar-El-Beida
Date/Time
2021-12-04 11:30:00
Wind direction
240°
Wind speed
07 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
16°C
Dew point
7°C
Humidity
55%
QNH
1023 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Houari Boumediene Airport, also known as Algiers Airport, is an international airport serving Algiers, the capital of Algeria. It is located 9.1 nm east southeast of the city.

Climatology

Dry-summer subtropical ”Mediterranean" climate (Köppen climate classification Csa) - characterized by hot, dry summers and mild winters. During the summer, subtropical high pressure cells dominate, making rainfall unlikely except for the occasional thunderstorm. In the winter, periodic storms bring rain (snow at higher elevations).

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
5/23 3500 60 ASP Yes/Yes
9/27 3500 45 ASP Yes/Yes
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