Alexandria/El Nouzha Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
HEAX
IATA Code: 
ALY
Summary
ICAO Region: 
AFI
Territory: 
Location: 
Alexandria, Al Iskandariyah
Serving: 
Alexandria
Elevation: 
-6 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
31° 11' 1.593" N, 29° 56' 56.254" E
Metar
Observation
HEAX 240600Z 16007KT 9999 SCT020 SCT022 11/08 Q1020 NOSIG
Station
Alexandria / Nouzha
Date/Time
2022-01-24 06:00:00
Wind direction
160°
Wind speed
07 kts
Lowest cloud amount
scattered clouds
Temperature
11°C
Dew point
8°C
Humidity
81%
QNH
1020 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Alexandria/El Nouzha Airport is a public airport located in Alexandria, Egypt, 7 km southeast of the city center. The airport offers services to domestic destinations within Egypt and cities across the Arab world. Alexandria is also served by Borg El Arab Airport.

Climatology

Hot Desert Climate (Köppen climate classification BWh) - Hot desert climates are typically found in the subtropics where there is unbroken sunshine for the whole year due to the stable descending air and high pressure, little or no precipitation. Maximum temperatures of 40°C to 45°C are not uncommon, particularly during the warmer months of the year. During colder periods of the year, night-time temperatures can drop to freezing or below due to the exceptional radiation loss under the clear skies. However, very rarely do temperatures drop far below freezing.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
18/36 1801 30 ASP Yes/Yes
4/22 2201 45 ASP Yes/Yes
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