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Al Najaf International Airport

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ORNI
Airport
ICAO: ORNI – IATA: NJF
Summary
Name Al Najaf International Airport
Region Middle East
Territory Iraq IQ.gif
Location Najaf
Serving Najaf
Elevation 0 m
0 ft
0 ft0 m
Coordinates 31° 59' 23.40" N, 44° 24' 15.61" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS


METAR
Observation ORNI 241700Z 35010KT 8000 NSC 41/03 Q1003 NOSIG
Station Al Najaf
Date/Time 24 June 2019 17:00:00
Wind direction 350°
Wind speed 10 kts
Lowest cloud amount nil significant cloud
Temperature 41°C
Dew point 3°C
Humidity 9%
QNH 1003 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Al Najaf International Airport

ICAO: ORNI IATA: NJF

Description

Al Najaf International Airport is located east of the city of Najaf.

Climatology

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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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ORNI

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