Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort

Airport
ICAO code: 
KNBC
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Beaufort, South Carolina,
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
32° 28' 44.902" N, 80° 43' 22.764" W
Metar
Observation
KNBC 021556Z 29007KT 10SM CLR 19/08 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP208 T01890078 $
Station
Beaufort, Marine Corps Air Station
Date/Time
2021-12-02 15:56:00
Wind direction
290°
Wind speed
07 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
18.9°C
Dew point
7.8°C
Humidity
48%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, or MCAS Beaufort, is a United States Marine Corps air base located 5 km northwest of the central business district of Beaufort, a city in Beaufort County, South Carolina.

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
18/36 1201 46 ASP No/No
10/28 1958 46 ASP No/No
14/32 2438 61 PEM Yes/Yes
5/23 3719 61 PEM Yes/Yes
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