Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

Airport
ICAO code: 
KNKX
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
San Diego, California,
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
32° 52' 12.525" N, 117° 8' 38.842" W
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Fog
Metar
Observation
KNKX 292055Z 28008KT 10SM CLR 24/04 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP162 T02440044 56027
Station
San Diego, Miramar MCAS/Mitscher Field Airport
Date/Time
2021-11-29 20:55:00
Wind direction
280°
Wind speed
08 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
24.4°C
Dew point
4.4°C
Humidity
27%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar (MCAS Miramar), formerly Naval Air Station (NAS) Miramar, is a United States Marine Corps installation that is located in Miramar, California, approximately 16 km north of the central business district of San Diego.

Climatology

Semi-arid or Mediterranean (Köppen climate classification BSh or Csa/Csb). It enjoys mild, sunny weather throughout the year. Since the San Diego area straddles areas of Mediterranean climate (Csa) to the north, and Semi-arid climate (BSh) to the south and east, the climate is often referred to as "Mediterranean" or "arid-mediterranean". Fog is common in May and June.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
10/28 853 61 CON Yes/Yes
06R/24L 2438 61 PEM Yes/Yes
06L/24R 3658 61 CON Yes/Yes
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