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Bandaranaike International Colombo airport at Colombo (Sri Lanka)

Bandaranaike International Colombo airport is located near Colombo, with Goluwapokuna at 1mi, Katunayaka North at 1mi, Negombo at 4mi, Minuwangoda at 5mi, Ja Ela at 7mi, Kandana at 9mi, Gampaha at 10mi, Welisara at 11mi, Hendala at 13mi, Wattala at 14mi, Peliyagoda at 15mi, Kelaniya at 16mi,

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Elevation : 9 m = 30ft

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weather : moderate rain at Goluwapokuna

pluie d'intensité moyenne
81°F
81 ↗ 84°F

wind 14mph
gusting to 18mph

Wind alert of 40mph at Goluwapokuna

Monday : Wind alert of 39mph at Goluwapokuna

Aviation weather for Bandaranaike International Colombo airport VCBI CMB

METAR for Bandaranaike International Colombo airport VCBI CMB

VCBI 181510Z 14005KT 8000 -SHRA FEW010 BKN016 FEW018CB 25/25 Q1008 NOSIG RMK CB N/NE/S/SW/W/NW

Decoded METAR for Bandaranaike International Colombo airport VCBI CMB

METAR issued by VCBI on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at 15:10 UTC, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 1 days and 35 hours and -1393 minutes ago.

visibility is 8km = 5mi.

The temperature is 25°C = 77°F, dew point is 25°C = 77°F . This correspond to 100% relative humidity.

QNH is 1008hPa = 29.77inHg

Wind 9km/h = 5kt, direction is 140°.

Clouds : few clouds at 1000ft = 300m. broken at 1600ft = 490m. few clouds at 1800ft = 550m.

light intensity shower rain

No significant change forecasted in next 2 hours remarks : presence of cumulonimbus N/NE/S/SW/W/NW

TAF for Bandaranaike International Colombo airport VCBI CMB

VCBI 181100Z 1812/1918 26010KT 9000 SCT017 TX32/1907Z TN24/1900Z PROB40 TEMPO 1812/1822 VRB10G25KT 6000 TSRA/SHRA BKN016 FEW018CB BECMG 1818/1820 26012G25KT

Decoded TAF for Bandaranaike International Colombo airport VCBI CMB

TAF issued by VCBI on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at 11:00 UTC Warning : this TAF is out of date, issued 1 days and 15 hours and 57 minutes. weather forecast for 30 hours, weather forecast updated every 6 hours.

from Saturday, May 18, 2024 à 12:00 heure TU to Saturday, May 18, 2024 à 18:00 heure UTC

1812/1918 26010KT 9000 SCT017 TX32/1907Z TN24/1900Z

wind 10kt = 19km/h, direction is 260°

Visibility is 9km = 6mi.

scattered clouds at 1700ft = 520m

probability of 40% to have temporarily from Saturday, May 18, 2024 à 12:00 heure TU to Saturday, May 18, 2024 à 22:00 heure UTC

PROB40 TEMPO 1812/1822 VRB10G25KT 6000 TSRA/SHRA BKN016 FEW018CB

TSRA/SHRA

wind 10kt = 19km/h with gusts at 25kt = 46km/h, direction is °

Visibility is 6km = 4mi.

broken at 1600ft = 490m few clouds at 1800ft = 550m

becoming from Saturday, May 18, 2024 à 20:00 heure TU to Sunday, May 19, 2024 à 18:00 heure UTC

BECMG 1818/1820 26012G25KT

wind 12kt = 22km/h with gusts at 25kt = 46km/h, direction is 260°

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VAC for Bandaranaike International Colombo airport VCBI CMB

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