Compass
Wind direction of Wind direction 120° London Gatwick Airport 8R/26L
Wind: 4 kt, 2 beaufort

3 kt

3 kt
Change
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CAVOK
METAR EGKA 131850Z 12004KT CAVOK 24/13 Q1011

METAR London Gatwick Airport - EGKK/LGW

London Gatwick Airport is a large airport in London, United Kingdom. The airport has 2 runways: 8R/26L and 8L/26R. The ICAO designator of this field is EGKK and it's IATA code is LGW.

This report was made for August 13, 2022 19:50, local time on Shoreham Airport.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 120° with a speed of 4 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 24 °C. The dew point is 13 °C, the relative humidity is 50%. The air pressure at sea level is 1011 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 05:45 and sets at 20:24. This applies to London Gatwick 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.

Companies

We don't have information about companies on this airport.

Experiences

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Runways

Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
8R/26L 080°-260° 3 kt 3 kt 64 %
8L/26R 080°-260° 3 kt 3 kt 64 %

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 24 °C
Dewpoint 13 °C
Rel. humidity 50%
Kp-index 2  

Daylight period

Sunrise
05:45
Midday
13:06
Sunset
20:26

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