Xining Caojiabao Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
ZLXN
IATA Code: 
XNN
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
Huzhu, Qinghai
Serving: 
Xining
Elevation: 
7119 ft
Coordinates: 
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36° 31' 39.36" N, 102° 2' 33.961" E
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Description

Xining Caojiabao Airport is an airport serving Xining, capital of Qinghai Province, China. It is located in Huzhu County, about 30 km east of downtown Xining.

Climatology

Xining has a cold semi-arid climate (Köppen climate classification BSk). Conditions are influenced by the aridity and high altitude. Lows are cold or cool throughout the year, and highs are often more than 15 °C warmer than lows. Monthly daily averages range from −7.4 °C in January to 17.3 °C in July; the year averages at 6.1 °C. Rainfall falls mainly from May to September, and the area is often dry and sunny, with nearly 2680 hours of bright sunshine per year.

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