WMKB

RMAF Butterworth

Airport
ICAO code
WMKB
IATA Code
BWH
Summary
ICAO Region
APAC
ICAO Territory
Location

Butterworth, Penang

Serving
Butterworth
Elevation
8 ft
Coordinates
5° 27' 48" N , 100° 23' 28" E
KCC
Metar
Observation
WMKB 060500Z 27005KT 210V320 8000 FEW020 30/25 Q1009 NOSIG
Station
BUTTERWORTH(AUS-
Date/Time
2022-10-06 05:00:00
Wind direction
270°
Wind speed
05 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
30°C
Dew point
25°C
Humidity
74%
QNH
1009 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Civil/military airport serving the Butterworth and Penang Island.

Climatology

Tropical Rainforest climate (Köppen climate classification Af) - almost no distinct seasons, average daily temperature around 27°C throughout the year. Extensive cloud cover and heavy rainfall prevent temperatures from rising much over 33°C. The diurnal temperature change is between 2°C and 5°C which is greater than the annual temperature range of 2°C. Rainfall is heavy and is usually convectional and in the afternoon.

Airport map

Aerial View

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