Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport

LTFJ · Istanbul, Türkiye

Wind direction of Wind direction 040° Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport 6/24
Wind: 11 kt, 4 beaufort

10 kt

4 kt
0 ft 5,000 10,000 15,000 20,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
SCT 4,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 16,000
METAR LTBA 271920Z 04011KT 9999 SCT040 BKN160 23/18 Q1015 RMK RWY23 04010KT

METAR Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport - LTFJ/SAW

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is a large airport in Istanbul, Türkiye. The airport is located at latitude 40.89860 and longitude 29.30920. The airport has one runway: 6/24. The ICAO airport code of this field is LTFJ. The airport's IATA code is SAW. The airport is in the Istanbul FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for İstanbul Atatürk Airport on September 27, 2023 22:20, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 040° with a speed of 11 kt.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are scattered clouds at an altitude of 4,000 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 16,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 16,000 ft.

The temperature and wind chill are 23 °C. The dew point is 18 °C, the relative humidity is 74%. The air pressure at sea level is 1015 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:54 and sets at 18:52. This applies to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +3 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
6/24 064°-244° 4 kt 10 kt 41 %

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


4,000 ft SCT Scattered clouds
16,000 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 23 °C
Dewpoint 18 °C
Rel. humidity 74%
Kp-index 2 (0-9)


RWY23 04010KT

Daylight period

06:56 (8:15h)


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