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Datong Yungang Airport

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ZBDT
Airport
ICAO: ZBDT – IATA: DAT
Summary
Name Datong Yungang Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Datong Yungang
Serving Datong Yungang
Coordinates 40° 3' 19.94" N, 113° 28' 52.90" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Datong Yungang Airport

ICAO: ZBDT IATA: DAT

Description

Datong Yungang Airport is an airport serving the city of Datong in Shanxi Province, China. It is located north of the town of Beijiazao in Datong County, 15.2 kn"kn" is not declared as a valid unit of measurement for this property. from the city centre

Climatology

Datong Yungang has a rather dry, monsoon-influenced humid continental climate ( (Köppen climate classification Dwa)), characterized by hot, humid summers due to the East Asian monsoon, and generally cold, windy, dry winters that reflect the influence of the vast Siberian anticyclone. Spring can bear witness to sandstorms blowing in from the Gobi Desert across the Mongolian steppe, accompanied by rapidly warming, but generally dry, conditions. Autumn, like spring, sees little rain, but is crisp and short. The monthly daily average temperature in January is -3.7 °C, while in July it is 26.2 °C. Precipitation averages around 570 mm annually, with close to three-fourths of that total falling from June to August. With monthly percent possible sunshine ranging from 47% in July to 65% in January and February, the city receives 2,671 hours of bright sunshine annually. Extremes have ranged from -27.4 °C on 22 February 1966 to 42.6 °C on 15 June 1942.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ZBDT

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