Beijing Capital International Airport

ZBAA · Beijing, China

Wind direction of Wind direction 190° Beijing Capital International Airport 18L/36R
Wind: 8 kt, 3 beaufort

7 kt

2 kt
0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
METAR ZBAA 011100Z 19004MPS CAVOK 03/M14 Q1023 NOSIG

METAR Beijing Capital International Airport - ZBAA/PEK

Beijing Capital International Airport is a large airport in Beijing, China. The airport is located at latitude 40.07870 and longitude 116.59480. The airport has 3 runways: 18L/36R, 1/19 and 18R/36L. The ICAO airport code of this field is ZBAA. The airport's IATA code is PEK. The airport is in the Beijing FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Beijing Capital International Airport on March 1, 2024 19:00, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 190° with a speed of 8 kt.

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 is 3 °C, with a wind chill of -3 °C. The dew point is -14 °C, the relative humidity is 28%. The air pressure at sea level is 1023 hPa (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 06:46 and sets at 18:05. This applies to Beijing Capital International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +8 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
18L/36R 173°-353° 2 kt 7 kt 29 %
1/19 353°-173° 2 kt 7 kt 29 %
18R/36L 173°-353° 2 kt 7 kt 29 %

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 3 °C
Dewpoint -14 °C
Rel. humidity 28%
Wind chill -3 °C
Kp-index 2 (0-9)

Daylight period

06:46 (11:24h)


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