Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
KRKS
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Rock Springs, Wyoming,
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
41° 35' 41.37" N, 109° 3' 53.96" W
Airport RE: 
Hot and High Operations
Airport WX: 
Mountain Waves
Metar
Observation
KRKS 020954Z AUTO 23007KT 10SM CLR 01/M03 A3033 RMK AO2 SLP246 T00111033
Station
Rock Springs, Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport
Date/Time
2021-12-02 09:54:00
Wind direction
230°
Wind speed
07 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
1.1°C
Dew point
-3.3°C
Humidity
72%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Rock Springs–Sweetwater County Airport is a public use airport located 13 km east of Rock Springs, a city in Sweetwater County, Wyoming.

Climatology

Semi-arid climate (Köppen climate classification BSk). - Hot, sometimes extremely hot summers and cold, sometimes very cold winters. Some snowfall during the winter. Areas featuring cold semi-arid climates are sometimes subject to major temperature swings during a 24 hour period.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
3/21 1592 23 ASP Yes/Yes
9/27 3048 46 ASP Yes/Yes
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