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Jack F. Paulus Skiway

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NZSP
Airport
ICAO: NZSP
Summary
Name Jack F. Paulus Skiway
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory New Zealand NZ.gif
Location South Pole, Antarctica
Serving South Pole
Elevation 2,834.64 m
9,300 ft
9,300 ft2,834.64 m
Coordinates
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
2/20 3658 m12,001.312 ft
61 m200.131 ft
SNO /


METAR
Observation NZSP 192350Z 05008KT 4800 BR FEW060 SCT130 M65/ A2817 RMK CLN AIR 05009KT ALL WNDS GRID
Station Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
Date/Time 19 September 2019 23:50:00
Wind direction 50°
Wind speed 08 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature
Dew point 0°C
Humidity 66498%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

Jack F. Paulus Skiway

ICAO: NZSP IATA: ---

Description

Airport serving Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station.

Climatology

Ice Cap climate (Köppen climate classification EF) - average temperature below 0°C32 °F
273.15 K
491.67 °R
all year round.

Maps

For technical reasons maps cannot be displayed at the coordinates of the South Pole. Some latitudes near the north and south pole are missing when using the Mercator projection, more precisely the world north of 85°N and south of 85°S.


Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of NZSP

None on SKYbrary