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Yangzhou Taizhou Airport

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ZSYA
Airport
ICAO: ZSYA – IATA: YTY
Summary
Name Yangzhou Taizhou Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Yangzhou, Jiangsu Province
Serving Yangzhou
Coordinates 32° 33' 42.00" N, 119° 42' 54.00" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Yangzhou Taizhou Airport

ICAO: ZSYA IATA: YTY

Description

Yangzhou Taizhou Airport, often abbreviated to Yangtai Airport, is an airport serving the cities of Yangzhou and Taizhou in China's Jiangsu Province. It is located in the town of Dinggou in Jiangdu District, Yangzhou, 30 km16.199 nm <br />30,000 m <br />98,425.197 ft <br /> from the center of Yangzhou and 20 km10.799 nm <br />20,000 m <br />65,616.798 ft <br /> from Taizhou. Another major city, Zhenjiang, is also nearby across the Yangtze River.

Climatology

Yangzhou 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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