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Ürümqi Diwopu International

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ZWWW
Airport
ICAO: ZWWW – IATA: URC
Summary
Name Ürümqi Diwopu International
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Diwopu, Xinjiang Uygur
Serving Ürümqi
Elevation 647.7 m <br />2,125 ft <br />2,125 ft647.7 m <br />
Coordinates 43° 54' 26.00" N, 87° 28' 27.00" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
7/25 3600 m11,811.024 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> CON yes/yes


METAR
Observation ZWWW 300330Z VRB02MPS CAVOK 30/10 Q1005 NOSIG
Station Urum-Qi / Diwopu
Date/Time 30 July 2021 03:30:00
Wind direction °
Wind speed kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 30°C
Dew point 10°C
Humidity 28%
QNH 1005 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport

ICAO: ZWWW IATA: URC

Description

Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport is an airport serving Ürümqi, the capital of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwestern China. The airport is located in Diwopu, 16 km8.639 nm <br />16,000 m <br />52,493.438 ft <br /> northwest of downtown Ürümqi.

Climatology

In Ürümqi a semi-arid climate (Köppen climate classification BSk) prevails, with very large differences between summer and winter, hot summers, with a July daily average of 23.7 °C, and cold winters, with a January daily average of −12.6 °C. The annual average temperature is 6.9 °C. The city is semi-arid, with its summers slightly wetter than its winters. Yet sunny weather is more likely in the warmer months, and relative humidity is the lowest during summer. Its annual precipitation is about 290 millimetres. Extreme temperatures have ranged from −41.5 °C to 42.1 °C.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ZWWW

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