Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport

DNSO · Sokoto, Nigeria

METAR DNSO · Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport

24 April 22:00 LT
Wind direction of Wind direction 240° Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport 8/26
Wind: 5 kt, 2 beaufort

5 kt

1 kt
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METAR DNSO 242100Z 24005KT CAVOK 35/22 Q1008

METAR Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport - DNSO/SKO

Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport is a midsized airport in Sokoto, Nigeria. The airport is located at latitude 12.91590 and longitude 5.20690. The airport has one runway: 8/26. The ICAO airport code of this field is DNSO. The airport's IATA code is SKO. The airport is in the Kano FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport on April 24, 2024 22:00, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 240° with a speed of 5 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 and wind chill are 35 °C. The heat index is 39. The dew point is 22 °C, the relative humidity is 47%. The air pressure at sea level is 1008 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:21 and sets at 18:53. This applies to Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
8/26 077°-257° 1 kt 5 kt 29 %

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 35 °C
Dewpoint 22 °C
Rel. humidity 47%
Heat index 39 °C
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

06:21 (7:27h)


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