Aeronautical current weather observation and short-term forecast for pilots, flight preparation with the METAR (Meteorological Aerodrome Report : current weather report), and TAF (Terminal Aerodrome Forecast: short-term weather forecast message for aviation). And other resources like VAC (Visual Approach Chart) and NOTAM (Notice To Airman) to prepare a flights.
METAR, TAF, VAC, NOTAM Kumasi airport (Ghana) / OACI DGSI/ IATA KMS
Kumasi is located close to Kumasi, Buokrom at 1 mile, Tafo at 2 mile, Kumasi at 3 mile, Bekwai at 18 mile, Konongo at 27 mile, Mampong at 27 mile, Agogo at 35 mile, Obuasi at 35 mile, Bechem at 40 mile, Duayaw Nkwanta at 47 mile,
METAR for Kumasi airport - DGSI
DGSI 241200Z 27004KT 9999 BKN016 32/23 Q1013 NOSIG
Decoded METAR for Kumasi Airport (Ghana)
METAR issued by DGSI on Tuesday 24th of November 2020 at 12:00 UTC, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 143 days and 5 hours and 30 minutes ago.
Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 mile.
Temperature is 32 °C = 90 °F and dew point is 23 °C = 73 °F . This correspond to 59% relative humidity.
QNH is 1013 mb = 29.91 inHg
Wind speed is 7 km/h = 4 kt, direction is 270°.
Clouds : broken at 1600 ft = 490 m.
No significant change forecasted in next 2 hours
TAF for Kumasi airport - DGSI
DGSI 021100Z 0212/0312 23010KT 8000 SCT016 BECMG 0300/0302 BKN010 PROB40 0306/0309 3000 BR
Decoded TAF for Kumasi Airport (Ghana)
TAF issued by DGSI on Friday 2nd of April 2021 at 11:00 UTC Warning : this TAF is out of date, issued 14 days and 6 hours and 30 minutes ago. A 24 hour weather forecast that is updated every 6 hours.
from Friday 2nd of April 2021 à 12:00 heure TU to Saturday 3rd of April 2021 à 00:00 heure UTC
0212/0312 23010KT 8000 SCT016
Wind 10 kt = 19 km/h, direction is 230°
Visibility is 8 km = 5 mile.
scattered clouds at 1600 ft = 490 m
becoming from Saturday 3rd of April 2021 à 02:00 heure TU to Saturday 3rd of April 2021 à 12:00 heure UTC
BECMG 0300/0302 BKN010
broken at 1000 ft = 300 m
probability of 40% to have from Saturday 3rd of April 2021 à 06:00 heure TU to Saturday 3rd of April 2021 à 09:00 heure UTC
PROB40 0306/0309 3000 BR
Visibility is 3 km = 2 mile.
NOTAM for Kumasi Airport
NOTAMs are provided without any guarantee of their topicality. The pilot is the only person responsible for the verification of its validity before using it operationally to prepare a flight or to use it during its navigation.
NOTAM Strip/shoulder / valid from Friday 12th of March 2021 at 06:00 to Tuesday 8th of June 2021 at 18:00
A) DGSI B) 2103120600 C) 2106081800
D) 0600 - 1800 DAILY
E) RUNWAY 02/20 STRIP WORK IN PROGRESS. MEN AND EQUIPMENT PRESENT.
CREATED: 12 Mar 2021 09:38:00
NOTAM Aerodrome / valid from Thursday 25th of February 2021 at 18:00 to Tuesday 25th of May 2021 at 19:00
A) DGSI B) 2102251800 C) 2105251900
D) DAILY 1800 - 1900
E) PRESENCE OF BATS WITHIN AD VICINITY. CAUTION ADVISED DURING TAKE
OFF AND LANDING.
CREATED: 25 Feb 2021 16:38:00
nearest airports to Kumasi
- for Sunyani airport (DGSN) at 68 mile↑
- for Bondoukou Soko airport (DIBU) at 121 mile↑
- for Accra Kotoka Intl airport (DGAA) at 124 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Takoradi airport (DGTK) at 126 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Abengourou airport (DIAU) at 129 mile↑
- for Aboisso airport (DIAO) at 142 mile↑
- for Abidjan Felix Houphouet Boigny airport (DIAP) at 189 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Atakpame Akpaka airport (DXAK) at 195 mile↑
- NOTAM : ICAO (www.icao.int)
- METAR et TAF : AVWX (avwx.rest)
- Météo générale : Openweathermap (www.openweathermap.org) et AVWX (avwx.rest)
- VAC France : DGAC/SIA (www.sia.aviation-civile.gouv.fr)
- Aerial maps : Google Maps (www.google.com), Microsoft Bing (www.microsoft.com) ou OpenStreetMap (www.openstreetmap.org)