Jack F. Paulus Skiway

Airport
ICAO code: 
NZSP
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
South Pole, Antarctica,
Serving: 
South Pole
Elevation: 
9300 ft
Metar
Observation
NZSP 160550Z 29016KT 2400 BLSN OVC100 M28/ A2881 RMK SUN VSBL CLN AIR 29016KT ALL WNDS GRID SDP/HDP
Station
Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
Date/Time
2022-01-16 05:50:00
Wind direction
290°
Wind speed
16 kts
Lowest cloud amount
overcast
Temperature
-28°C
Dew point
0°C
Humidity
1003%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Airport serving Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station.

Climatology

Ice Cap climate (Köppen climate classification EF) - average temperature below 0°C all year round.

Maps

For technical reasons maps cannot be displayed at the coordinates of the South Pole. Some latitudes near the north and south pole are missing when using the Mercator projection, more precisely the world north of 85°N and south of 85°S.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
2/20 3658 61 SNO No/No

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