Kirkwall Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
EGPA
IATA Code: 
KOI
Summary
ICAO Region: 
EUR
Territory: 
Location: 
Grimsetter, Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland
Serving: 
Kirkwall
Elevation: 
58 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
58° 57' 29.614" N, 2° 54' 19.122" W
Metar
Observation
EGPA 212220Z AUTO 26022KT 9999 BKN012/// BKN017/// 08/06 Q1028
Station
Kirkwall Airport
Date/Time
2022-01-21 22:20:00
Wind direction
260°
Wind speed
22 kts
Lowest cloud amount
broken clouds
Temperature
8°C
Dew point
6°C
Humidity
87%
QNH
1028 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Kirkwall Airport is the main airport serving the Orkney Islands in Scotland. It is located 2.5 nm southeast of the town of Kirkwall.

Climatology

Temperate Marine climate/Oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb). Moderately cool summer and comparatively warm winter with a temperature range of only 14°C. Prevailing south-westerly winds from the Atlantic Ocean.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
15/33 680 18 ASP No/No
6/24 1183 46 ASP No/No
9/27 1428 46 ASP No/No
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