Picton Aerodrome

NZPN · Marlborough, New Zealand

METAR NZPN · Picton Aerodrome

3 December 17:00 LT
The METAR station used is 71 km away from the airport
Wind direction of Wind direction 340° Picton Aerodrome 18/36
Wind direction to Wind: 17 kt, gusting 27 kt, 5 beaufort

11 kt

13 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 1,200
METAR NZWN 030400Z AUTO 34017G27KT 9999 -DZ BKN012/// 16/15 Q1006

METAR Picton Aerodrome - NZPN/PCN

Picton Aerodrome is a small airport in Marlborough, New Zealand. The airport is located at latitude -41.34666 and longitude 173.95643. The airport has one runway: 18/36. The ICAO airport code of this field is NZPN. The airport's IATA code is PCN. The airport is in the New Zealand FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Wellington International Airport on December 3, 2023 17:00, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 340° with a speed of 17 kt. Wind gusts of 27 kt have been measured.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are broken clouds at an altitude of 1,200 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 1,200 ft.

Current weather is light drizzle. The temperature and wind chill are 16 °C. The dew point is 15 °C, the relative humidity is 94%. The air pressure at sea level is 1006 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 05:44 and sets at 20:42. This applies to Picton Aerodrome, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +13 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
18/36 211°-031° 13-21 kt 11-17 kt 78 %

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


1,200 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light drizzle
Temperature 16 °C
Dewpoint 15 °C
Rel. humidity 94%
Kp-index 3 (0-9)

Daylight period

20:38 (3:06h)


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