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 Port Gentil airport (Gabon) / ICAO FOOG/ IATA POG
Port Gentil airport (Gabon) is located close to Port Gentil, Port-Gentil at 2 mile↑, Omboue at 69 mile↑, Libreville at 90 mile↑, Edouangani I at 93 mile↑, Dakar at 101 mile↑, Lambarene at 103 mile↑, Massouka at 103 mile↑, Ntoum at 104 mile↑, Fougamou at 131 mile↑, Cocobeach at 131 mile↑,
Elevation : 4 m = 13 ft
- runway 03/21 : 1900 m = 6234 ft
aerial view of Port Gentil
METAR for Port Gentil airport - FOOG
FOOG 260700Z 18006KT 0800 +TSRA SCT008 FEW020CB OVC026 23/23 Q1013
Decoded METAR for Port Gentil Airport (Gabon)
METAR issued by FOOG on Friday 26th of November 2021 at 07:00 UTC, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 4 days and 106 hours and -5714 minutes ago.
Visibility is 1 km = 0 mile.
Temperature is 23 °C = 73 °F and dew point is 23 °C = 73 °F . This correspond to 100% relative humidity.
QNH is 1013 mb = 29.91 inHg
Wind speed is 11 km/h = 6 kt, direction is 180°.
Clouds : scattered clouds at 800 ft = 240 m. few clouds at 2000 ft = 610 m. overcast at 2600 ft = 790 m.
heavy thunderstorm rain
TAF for Port Gentil airport - FOOG
FOOG 260500Z 2606/2706 20008KT 9000 SCT010 BKN030 TEMPO 2606/2610 -TSRA BKN010 FEW018CB PROB30 TEMPO 2613/2620 TS BKN012 FEW020CB
Decoded TAF for Port Gentil Airport (Gabon)
TAF issued by FOOG on Friday 26th of November 2021 at 05:00 UTC Warning : this TAF is out of date, issued 4 days and 12 hours and 46 minutes ago. A 24 hour weather forecast that is updated every 6 hours.
from Friday 26th of November 2021 à 06:00 heure TU to Saturday 27th of November 2021 à 06:00 heure UTC
2606/2706 20008KT 9000 SCT010 BKN030
Wind 8 kt = 15 km/h, direction is 200°
Visibility is 9 km = 6 mile.
scattered clouds at 1000 ft = 300 m broken at 3000 ft = 910 m
temporarily from Friday 26th of November 2021 à 06:00 heure TU to Friday 26th of November 2021 à 10:00 heure UTC
TEMPO 2606/2610 -TSRA BKN010 FEW018CB
light thunderstorm rain
broken at 1000 ft = 300 m few clouds at 1800 ft = 550 m
probability of 30% to have temporarily from Friday 26th of November 2021 à 13:00 heure TU to Friday 26th of November 2021 à 20:00 heure UTC
PROB30 TEMPO 2613/2620 TS BKN012 FEW020CB
broken at 1200 ft = 370 m few clouds at 2000 ft = 610 m
nearest airports to Port Gentil
- for Omboue Hospital airport (FOOH) at 69 mile↑
- for Iguela airport (FOOI) at 92 mile↑
- for Libreville Leon M'ba airport (FOOL) at 93 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Lambarene airport (FOGR) at 103 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Cocobeach airport (FOOC) at 131 mile↑
- for Fougamou airport (FOGF) at 135 mile↑
- for Ndjole airport (FOGJ) at 143 mile↑
- for Sette Cama airport (FOOS) at 144 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)