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Nalati Airport

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ZWNL
Airport
ICAO: ZWNL – IATA: NLT
Summary
Name Nalati Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Nalati
Serving Nalati
Coordinates 43° 25' 59.00" N, 83° 22' 49.00" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Nalati Airport

ICAO: ZWNL IATA: NLT

Description

Nalati Airport is a seasonal airport that mainly serves tourists to the Nalati scenic area in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China. The airport is located 58 km31.317 nm <br />58,000 m <br />190,288.714 ft <br /> from Nalati and 12 km6.479 nm <br />12,000 m <br />39,370.079 ft <br /> from Künes County (Xinyuan in Chinese) in Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture.

Climatology

Nalati 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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