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Medina/Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport

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Name Medina/Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport
Region Middle East
Territory Saudi Arabia SA.gif
Location Medina, Al Madinah
Serving Medina
Elevation 655.625 m <br />2,151 ft <br />2,151 ft655.625 m <br />
Coordinates 24° 33' 7.88" N, 39° 42' 23.36" E
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
17/35 4008 m13,149.606 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes
18/36 3060 m10,039.37 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes

Observation OEMA 161700Z 23011KT CAVOK 23/04 Q1015 NOSIG
Station Madinah
Date/Time 16 January 2021 17:00:00
Wind direction 230°
Wind speed 11 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 23°C
Dew point 4°C
Humidity 29%
QNH 1015 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport is located 20 km10.799 nm <br />20,000 m <br />65,616.798 ft <br /> northeast of Medina, Saudi Arabia.


Hot Desert Climate (Köppen climate classification BWh) - Hot desert climates are typically found in the subtropics where there is unbroken sunshine for the whole year due to the stable descending air and high pressure, little or no precipitation. Maximum temperatures of 40°C to 45°C are not uncommon, particularly during the warmer months of the year. During colder periods of the year, night-time temperatures can drop to freezing or below due to the exceptional radiation loss under the clear skies. However, very rarely do temperatures drop far below freezing.



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