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Pierre Van Ryneveld airport at Upington (South Africa)

This airport has one of the longest runways in the world.

Upington Airport in South Africa in the Northern Cape Province. It has the longest track in the southern hemisphere justified by the reception of large aircraft at a high altitude and with very high temperatures in the hot season.

Pierre Van Ryneveld airport is located near Upington, with Upington at 3mi, Limewell at 81mi, Sishen at 113mi, Kathu at 119mi, Prieska at 125mi, Lime Acres at 134mi, Danielskuil at 139mi, Kuruman at 148mi, Warmbad at 154mi, Karasburg at 155mi, Douglas at 159mi, Tshabong at 178mi,

→ See also Northernmost airports in South Africa and Southernmost airports in South Africa

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aerial view of Pierre Van Ryneveld airport

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Elevation : 848 m = 2782ft

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Runways

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weather : sky clear at Upington

ciel dégagé
64°F
63 ↗ 88°F

wind 7mph

Aviation weather for Pierre Van Ryneveld airport FAUP UTN

METAR for Pierre Van Ryneveld airport FAUP UTN

FAUP 190600Z 05003KT CAVOK 13/M00 Q1023 NOSIG

Decoded METAR for Pierre Van Ryneveld airport FAUP UTN

METAR issued by FAUP on Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 06:00 UTC, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 21 hours and 34 minutes ago.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 10km = greater than 6mi.

The temperature is 13°C = 55°F, dew point is 0°C = 32°F . This correspond to 41% relative humidity.

QNH is 1023hPa = 30.21inHg

Wind 6km/h = 3kt, direction is 50°.

Sky clear.

No significant change forecasted in next 2 hours

TAF for Pierre Van Ryneveld airport FAUP UTN

FAUP 190400Z 1906/2006 VRB03KT CAVOK TX29/1913Z TN16/2005Z BECMG 1908/1910 35010KT BECMG 1916/1920 VRB03KT

Decoded TAF for Pierre Van Ryneveld airport FAUP UTN

TAF issued by FAUP on Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 04:00 UTC, issued 23 hours and 34 minutes. weather forecast for 24 hours, weather forecast updated every 6 hours.

from Sunday, May 19, 2024 à 06:00 heure TU to Sunday, May 19, 2024 à 08:00 heure UTC

1906/2006 VRB03KT CAVOK TX29/1913Z TN16/2005Z

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

wind 3kt = 6km/h, direction is °

Visibility is greater than 10km = greater than 6mi.

becoming from Sunday, May 19, 2024 à 10:00 heure TU to Sunday, May 19, 2024 à 16:00 heure UTC

BECMG 1908/1910 35010KT

wind 10kt = 19km/h, direction is 350°

becoming from Sunday, May 19, 2024 à 20:00 heure TU to Monday, May 20, 2024 à 06:00 heure UTC

BECMG 1916/1920 VRB03KT

wind 3kt = 6km/h, direction is °

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