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 240730Z 33002MPS 290V360 8000 -SN BKN026 M09/M12 Q1027 NOSIG
Station
Urum-Qi / Diwopu
Date/Time
2022-01-24 07:30:00
Wind direction
330°
Lowest cloud amount
broken clouds
Temperature
-9°C
Dew point
-12°C
Humidity
78%
QNH
1027 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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