Umm Qasr Airport

ORUQ · Basra, Iraq

The METAR station used is 49 km away from the airport
Wind direction of Umm Qasr Airport 14/32
Wind: 0 kt, 0 beaufort

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METAR OIAA 232000Z 00000KT 9999 CAVOK 19/10 Q1018

METAR Umm Qasr Airport - ORUQ

Umm Qasr Airport is a small airport in Basra, Iraq. The airport is located at latitude 30.01970 and longitude 47.92333. The airport has one runway: 14/32. The ICAO airport code of this field is ORUQ. The airport is in the Tehran FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Abadan Airport on February 23, 2024 23:30, local time.

Airport observations

There is little or no wind from a variable direction.

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 19 °C. The dew point is 10 °C, the relative humidity is 56%. The air pressure at sea level is 1018 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:21 and sets at 17:42. This applies to Umm Qasr Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +3 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
14/32 142°-322°

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 19 °C
Dewpoint 10 °C
Rel. humidity 56%
Kp-index 1 (0-9)

Daylight period

06:20 (6:14h)


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