Keflavik International Airport

BIKF · Southern Peninsula, Iceland

METAR BIKF · Keflavik International Airport

2 March 23:00 LT
33m
Compass
Wind direction of Wind direction 080° Keflavik International Airport 10/28
Wind: 6 kt, 2 beaufort

6 kt

1 kt
Change
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
CAVOK
METAR BIKF 022300Z 08006KT CAVOK M03/M07 Q1019

METAR Keflavik International Airport - BIKF/KEF

Keflavik International Airport is a large airport in Southern Peninsula, Iceland. The airport is located at latitude 63.98160 and longitude -22.61458. The airport has 2 runways: 10/28 and 1/19. The ICAO airport code of this field is BIKF. The airport's IATA code is KEF. The airport is in the Reykjavik FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Keflavik International Airport on March 2, 2024 23:00, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 080° with a speed of 6 kt.

The weather is CAVOK. That means there are no clouds below 5,000 ft or the MSA (minimum safe altitude), whichever is higher. This also means that no cumulonimbus or towering cumulus clouds have been observed and the visibility is 10 km or more or more. Furthermore, there can't be fog, precipitation nor other significant weather.

The temperature is -3 °C, with a wind chill of -9 °C. The dew point is -7 °C, the relative humidity is 74%. The air pressure at sea level is 1019 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 08:31 and sets at 18:53. This applies to Keflavik International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +0 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

Companies

On this airport you can find flying schools. The only known company on this field is Keilir Aviation Academy.

Experiences

Go to Vliegles.nl to find flying lessons, skydives and other flying experiences. Browse the page for all available activities near Keflavik International Airport. You can also use the search function to find specific flying lessons, skydives or other flying experiences near your place.

Runways

Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
10/28 090°-270° 1 kt 6 kt 17 %
1/19 360°-180° 6 kt 1 kt 98 %

The direction with the greatest headwind component is highlighted and used for crosswind calculation. This does not necessarily mean this direction is in use.

Temperature & Weather

Temperature -3 °C
Dewpoint -7 °C
Rel. humidity 74%
Wind chill -9 °C
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

Sunrise
08:31 (8:55h)
Midday
13:42
Sunset
18:53

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