Ürümqi Diwopu International

Airport
ICAO code: 
ZWWW
IATA Code: 
URC
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
Diwopu, Xinjiang Uygur,
Serving: 
Ürümqi
Elevation: 
2125 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
43° 54' 25.999" N, 87° 28' 27.001" E
Metar
Observation
ZWWW 040630Z 34002MPS 3000 FU NSC M03/M09 Q1030 NOSIG
Station
Urum-Qi / Diwopu
Date/Time
2021-12-04 06:30:00
Wind direction
340°
Lowest cloud amount
nil significant cloud
Temperature
-3°C
Dew point
-9°C
Humidity
63%
QNH
1030 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport is an airport serving Ürümqi, the capital of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwestern China. The airport is located in Diwopu, 16 km northwest of downtown Ürümqi.

Climatology

In Ürümqi a semi-arid climate (Köppen climate classification BSk) prevails, with very large differences between summer and winter, hot summers, with a July daily average of 23.7 °C, and cold winters, with a January daily average of −12.6 °C. The annual average temperature is 6.9 °C. The city is semi-arid, with its summers slightly wetter than its winters. Yet sunny weather is more likely in the warmer months, and relative humidity is the lowest during summer. Its annual precipitation is about 290 millimetres. Extreme temperatures have ranged from −41.5 °C to 42.1 °C.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
7/25 3600 45 CON Yes/Yes
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