Washington/Dulles

Airport
ICAO code: 
KIAD
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Dulles, Virginia,
Elevation: 
312 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
38° 57' 3.272" N, 77° 26' 51.481" W
Airport LOS: 
Parallel Runway Operation
Metar
Observation
KIAD 030152Z 29011G17KT 10SM BKN070 BKN100 18/05 A2973 RMK AO2 SLP067 T01780050
Station
Washington DC, Washington-Dulles International Airport
Date/Time
2021-12-03 01:52:00
Wind direction
290°
Wind speed
11 kts
Lowest cloud amount
broken clouds
Temperature
17.8°C
Dew point
5°C
Humidity
42%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Washington Dulles International Airport is a public airport located 41.6 km west of the central business district of Washington, D.C., in Dulles, Virginia. It serves the greater Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms and occasional tropical storms (hurricanes).

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
12/30 3201 46 CON Yes/Yes
01R/19L 3505 46 CON Yes/Yes
01C/19C 3506 46 CONC-G Yes/Yes
01L/19R 3506 46 CON Yes/Yes
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