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) to prepare a flights.
METAR, TAF, VAC Kuopio airport (Finland) / ICAO EFKU/ IATA KUO
Kuopio airport (Finland) is located close to Kuopio, Rissala at 0 mile↑, Siilinjarvi at 7 mile↑, Linnanpelto at 8 mile↑, Savo at 9 mile↑, Nilsia at 16 mile↑, Juankoski at 18 mile↑, Maaninka at 18 mile↑, Vehmersalmi at 18 mile↑, Kaavi at 22 mile↑, Varpaisjarvi at 25 mile↑,
Elevation : 98 m = 322 ft
- runway 15/33 : 2800 m = 9186 ft
- runway 06/24 : 1500 m = 4921 ft
aerial view of Kuopio
METAR for Kuopio airport - EFKU
EFKU 101420Z AUTO 28003KT 1700 -SN OVC001 M21/M24 Q1031
Decoded METAR for Kuopio Airport (Finland)
METAR issued by EFKU on Monday 10th of January 2022 at 14:20 UTC. This is an automatically generated METAR, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 8 days and 203 hours and -11502 minutes ago.
Visibility is 2 km = 1 mile.
Temperature is -21 °C = -6 °F and dew point is -24 °C = -11 °F . This correspond to 77% relative humidity.
QNH is 1031 mb = 30.45 inHg
Wind speed is 6 km/h = 3 kt, direction is 280°.
Clouds : overcast at 100 ft = 30 m.
TAF for Kuopio airport - EFKU
EFKU 101424Z 1015/1115 32002KT 1500 -SN BR OVC002 TEMPO 1015/1018 0600 FZFG OVC001 BECMG 1018/1020 8000 NSW SCT002 PROB40 1020/1108 6000 BKN002 1110/1112 BKN004 1112/1115 SCT004 BKN010
Decoded TAF for Kuopio Airport (Finland)
TAF issued by EFKU on Monday 10th of January 2022 at 14:24 UTC Warning : this TAF is out of date, issued 8 days and 11 hours and 14 minutes ago. A 24 hour weather forecast that is updated every 6 hours.
from Monday 10th of January 2022 à 15:00 heure TU to Monday 10th of January 2022 à 18:00 heure UTC
1015/1115 32002KT 1500 -SN BR OVC002
Wind 2 kt = 4 km/h, direction is 320°
Visibility is 2 km = 1 mile.
overcast at 200 ft = 60 m
temporarily from Monday 10th of January 2022 à 15:00 heure TU to Monday 10th of January 2022 à 18:00 heure UTC
TEMPO 1015/1018 0600 FZFG OVC001
Visibility is 1 km = 0 mile.
overcast at 100 ft = 30 m
becoming from Monday 10th of January 2022 à 20:00 heure TU to Tuesday 11th of January 2022 à 15:00 heure UTC
BECMG 1018/1020 8000 NSW SCT002
no significant weather
Visibility is 8 km = 5 mile.
scattered clouds at 200 ft = 60 m
probability of 40% to have from Monday 10th of January 2022 à 20:00 heure TU to Tuesday 11th of January 2022 à 08:00 heure UTC
PROB40 1020/1108 6000 BKN002 1110/1112 BKN004 1112/1115 SCT004 BKN010
Visibility is 6 km = 4 mile.
broken at 200 ft = 60 m broken at 400 ft = 120 m scattered clouds at 400 ft = 120 m broken at 1000 ft = 300 m
nearest airports to Kuopio
- for Lapinlahti airport (EFLL) at 29 mile↑
- for Rautavaara airport (EFRA) at 31 mile↑
- for Iislami airport (EFII) at 48 mile↑
- for Pieksamaki airport (EFPK) at 57 mile↑
- for Varkaus airport (EFVR) at 58 mile↑
- for Kiuruvesi airport (EFRV) at 61 mile↑
- for Joensuu airport (EFJO) at 62 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Viitasaari airport (EFVI) at 63 mile↑
- METAR : AVWX (avwx.rest)
- TAF : AVWX (avwx.rest)
- Météo générale : Openweathermap (www.openweathermap.org) et AVWX (avwx.rest)
- VAC : France DGAC/SIA (www.sia.aviation-civile.gouv.fr), Espagne ENAIRE (https://aip.enaire.es)
- Aerial maps : Google Maps (www.google.com), Microsoft Bing (www.microsoft.com) ou OpenStreetMap (www.openstreetmap.org)