Queenstown International Airport

NZQN · Otago, New Zealand

METAR NZQN · Queenstown International Airport

3 March 23:00 LT
The METAR station used is 346 km away from the airport
Wind direction of Wind direction of Wind direction to Wind direction 360° Queenstown International Airport 5/23
Wind: 8 kt, 3 beaufort

2 kt

8 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Nil cloud detected
METAR NZCH 031000Z AUTO 36008KT 330V030 9999 NCD 15/06 Q0999

METAR Queenstown International Airport - NZQN/ZQN

Queenstown International Airport is a midsized airport in Otago, New Zealand. The airport is located at latitude -45.01963 and longitude 168.74469. The airport has 2 runways: 5/23 and 14/32. The ICAO airport code of this field is NZQN. The airport's IATA code is ZQN. The airport is in the New Zealand FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Christchurch International Airport on March 3, 2024 23:00, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 360° with a speed of 8 kt. The wind direction varies between 330° and 030°.

Visibility is 10 km or more.

There are nil cloud detected. No ceiling has been observed.

The temperature and wind chill are 15 °C. The dew point is 6 °C, the relative humidity is 55%. The air pressure at sea level is 999 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:25 and sets at 20:28. This applies to Queenstown International Airport, 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 %
5/23 077°-257° 8 kt 2 kt 97 %
14/32 161°-341° 3 kt 8 kt 33 %

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


- NCD Nil cloud detected

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 15 °C
Dewpoint 6 °C
Rel. humidity 55%
Kp-index 2 (0-9)

Daylight period

07:11 (7:50h)


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