Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
OMDW
IATA Code: 
DWC
Summary
ICAO Region: 
MID
Location: 
Jebel Ali,
Serving: 
Dubai
Elevation: 
171 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
24° 53' 43.573" N, 55° 9' 33.493" E
Metar
Observation
OMDW 280900Z 27012KT 9999 SCT040 29/19 Q1016 NOSIG
Station
DUBAI AL MAKTOUM
Date/Time
2021-11-28 09:00:00
Wind direction
270°
Wind speed
12 kts
Lowest cloud amount
scattered clouds
Temperature
29°C
Dew point
19°C
Humidity
54%
QNH
1016 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

International airport serving the Emirate of Dubai, UAE. It opened on 27 June 2010, previous interim names included "Jebel Ali International Airport", "Jebel Ali Airport City", and "Dubai World Central International Airport".

Climatology

Hot Desert Climate (Köppen climate classification BWh) - Hot desert climates are typically found in the subtropics where there is unbroken sunshine for the whole year due to the stable descending air and high pressure, little or no precipitation. Maximum temperatures of 40°C to 45°C are not uncommon, particularly during the warmer months of the year.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
12/30 4500 60 ASPHALT Yes/Yes
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