Cairo International Airport

HECA · Qalyubia, Egypt

Wind direction of Wind direction 340° Cairo International Airport 5C/23C
Wind: 5 kt, 2 beaufort

2 kt

5 kt
0 ft 2,000 4,000 6,000 8,000 10,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
SCT 2,500
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 7,000
METAR HECA 231330Z 34005KT 9999 SCT025 BKN070 28/05 Q1008 NOSIG

METAR Cairo International Airport - HECA/CAI

Cairo International Airport is a large airport in Qalyubia, Egypt. The airport is located at latitude 30.11153 and longitude 31.39669. The airport has 4 runways: 5C/23C, 5L/23R, 5R/23L and 5/23. The ICAO airport code of this field is HECA and it's IATA code is CAI.

This report was made for Cairo International Airport on March 23, 2023 15:30, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 340° with a speed of 5 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are scattered clouds at an altitude of 2,500 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 7,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 7,000 ft.

The temperature and wind chill are 28 °C. The dew point is 5 °C, the relative humidity is 23%. The air pressure at sea level is 1008 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 05:54 and sets at 18:07. This applies to Cairo International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +2 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
5C/23C 045°-225° 5 kt 2 kt 91 %
5L/23R 045°-225° 5 kt 2 kt 91 %
5R/23L 045°-225° 5 kt 2 kt 91 %
5/23 049°-229° 5 kt 2 kt 93 %

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


2,500 ft SCT Scattered clouds
7,000 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 28 °C
Dewpoint 5 °C
Rel. humidity 23%
Kp-index 6 (0-9)

Daylight period

18:07 (2:05h)


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