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 London Gatwick airport (United Kingdom) / OACI EGKK/ IATA LGW
London Gatwick is located close to London, Gatwick at 1 mile, Langley Green at 1 mile, Horley at 2 mile, Crawley at 2 mile, Gossops Green at 3 mile, Burstow at 3 mile, Furnace Green at 3 mile, Copthorne at 3 mile, Maidenbower at 3 mile, Bewbush at 3 mile,
METAR for London Gatwick airport - EGKK
EGKK 141620Z 07009KT CAVOK 09/M00 Q1031
Decoded METAR for London Gatwick Airport (United Kingdom)
METAR issued by EGKK on Wednesday 14th of April 2021 at 16:20 UTC, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 6 hours and 51 minutes ago.
CAVOK = Ceiling And Visibility OK, visibility is more than 10 km, no clouds below 5000 ft or below the minimum sector altitude. No cumulonimbus or budding cumulus, regardless of their altitude and no Significant Weather
Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 mile.
Temperature is 9 °C = 48 °F and dew point is 0 °C = 32 °F . This correspond to 53% relative humidity.
QNH is 1031 mb = 30.45 inHg
Wind speed is 17 km/h = 9 kt, direction is 70°.
TAF for London Gatwick airport - EGKK
EGKK 141054Z 1412/1518 04008KT 9999 FEW045 PROB30 TEMPO 1513/1518 8000 SHRA
Decoded TAF for London Gatwick Airport (United Kingdom)
TAF issued by EGKK on Wednesday 14th of April 2021 at 10:54 UTC, issued 12 hours and 17 minutes ago. A 30 hour weather forecast that is updated every 6 hours.
from Wednesday 14th of April 2021 à 12:00 heure TU to Thursday 15th of April 2021 à 18:00 heure UTC
1412/1518 04008KT 9999 FEW045
Wind 8 kt = 15 km/h, direction is 40°
Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 mile.
few clouds at 4500 ft = 1370 m
probability of 30% to have temporarily from Thursday 15th of April 2021 à 13:00 heure TU to Thursday 15th of April 2021 à 18:00 heure UTC
PROB30 TEMPO 1513/1518 8000 SHRA
Visibility is 8 km = 5 mile.
VAC for London Gatwick Airport - EGKK
The Visual Approach Chart (VAC Visual Approach Chart) is provided without any guarantee of its timeliness. 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 for London Gatwick 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 Obstacle / valid from Wednesday 14th of April 2021 at 08:00 to Wednesday 14th of April 2021 at 18:00
Q) EGTT/QOBCE/IV/M /AE/000/004/5108N00008W001
A) EGKK B) 2104140800 C) 2104141800
E) MOBILE CRANE OPR WI 510813N 0000814W - 510814N 0000822W -
510809N 0000823W - 510809N 0000816W - 510813N 0000814W (COPTHORNE)
MAX WORKING HGT OF 367FT AMSL, 136FT AGL AT A BEARING 107DEG TRUE FM
GATWICK ARP AT A DISTANCE OF 2.1NM. THIS INFRINGES THE INNER
HORIZONTAL SFC BY 24FT
CREATED: 14 Apr 2021 06:51:00
NOTAM Aerodrome / valid from Tuesday 13th of April 2021 at 15:36 to Sunday 16th of May 2021 at 16:00
A1349/21 NOTAMR A1072/21
Q) EGTT/QFAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5109N00011W005
A) EGKK B) 2104131536 C) 2105161600
E) AD WILL BE AVBL FOR DEPARTING PASSENGERS FLIGHTS BETWEEN THE
0630 - 1600. PPR FOR SERVICES OUTSIDE OF THESE TIMES. AD WILL REMAIN
OPEN H24 AND ARRIVING FLIGHTS INC NON PASSENGER SERVICES ARE NOT
CREATED: 13 Apr 2021 15:37:00
NOTAM Aerodrome / valid from Thursday 8th of April 2021 at 00:16 to Friday 23rd of April 2021 at 22:59
Q) EGTT/QFATT/IV/BO /A /000/999/5109N00011W005
A) EGKK B) 2104080016 C) 2104222259
E) TRIGGER NOTAM - WIE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - LONDON GATWICK AIRPORT
TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF TWY TANGO. SUP 014/21 REFERS
CREATED: 08 Apr 2021 00:16:00
NOTAM Firefighting and rescue / valid from Monday 29th of March 2021 at 17:00 to Saturday 1st of May 2021 at 22:59
A1173/21 NOTAMR A0250/21
Q) EGTT/QFFCG/IV/NBO/A /000/999/5109N00011W005
A) EGKK B) 2103291700 C) 2104302259
E) COVID 19 INFORMATION RFFS OPERATING UNDER EASEMENT CAT 7 DECLARED
9 ON REMISSION.
CREATED: 29 Mar 2021 17:04:00
NOTAM VOR/DME / valid from Friday 5th of February 2021 at 08:30
Q) EGTT/QNMXX/IV/BO /A /000/999/5101N00007E025
A) EGKK B) 2102050830 C) PERM
E) AMEND RADIO NAVIGATION AND LANDING AIDS.
MAY VOR/DME REMARKS TO READ:
VOR DOC: 20 NM/25000 FT (30 NM/25000 FT IN SECTOR R260-330 AND 35
NM/25000 FT IN THE SECTOR R060-095).
DME DOC: 40 NM/25000 FT (60 NM/25000 FT IN SECTOR R105-165).
DUE TO TERRAIN, COVERAGE AT LOW LEVEL IS REDUCED IN SECTOR R315-040.
UK AIP EGKK AD 2.19 REFERS
CREATED: 05 Feb 2021 08:50:00
nearest airports to London Gatwick
- for Redhill airport (EGKR) at 5 mile↑
- for Dunsfold airport (EGTD) at 15 mile↑
- for Biggin Hill airport (EGKB) at 16 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Fairoaks airport (EGTF) at 21 mile↑
- for Shoreham airport (EGKA) at 22 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Deanland Lewes Airfield airport (EGKL) at 24 mile↑
- for London Heathrow airport (EGLL) at 25 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Farnborough airport (EGLF) at 27 mile↑METAR & TAF
- 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)