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Skopje

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LWSK
Airport
ICAO: LWSK
Summary
Name Skopje
Region Europe
Territory The Republic of Macedonia MK.gif
Location Skopje
Serving
Coordinates 41° 57' 42.06" N, 21° 37' 19.89" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
16/34 2450 m8,038.058 ft
43 m141.076 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation LWSK 171930Z 01008KT CAVOK 23/08 Q1016 NOSIG
Station Skopje-Petrovec
Date/Time 17 August 2019 19:30:00
Wind direction 10°
Wind speed 08 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 23°C
Dew point 8°C
Humidity 38%
QNH 1016 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Fog
Low Level Turbulence

Skopje Alexander The Great Airport

ICAO: LWSK IATA: SKP

Description

Skopje Airport, or Skopje "Alexander the Great" Airport is the largest and busiest international airport in the Republic of Macedonia. Located 17 km9.179 nm
17,000 m
55,774.278 ft
southeast of the national capital, Skopje.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LWSK

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