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Penang International Airport

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Name Penang International Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Malaysia MY.gif
Location Bayan Lepas, Penang, Penang
Serving Penang
Elevation 3.353 m
11 ft3.353 m
Coordinates 5° 17' 37.93" N, 100° 15' 56.15" E
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
4/22 3352 m10,997.375 ft
46 m150.919 ft
ASP yes/yes

Observation WMKP 171930Z VRB02KT 1000 HZ FEW025 SCT140 BKN270 27/25 Q1009 NOSIG
Station Penang / Bayan Lepas
Date/Time 17 September 2019 19:30:00
Wind direction °
Wind speed 02 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 27°C
Dew point 25°C
Humidity 88%
QNH 1009 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Penang International Airport, previously known as Bayan Lepas International Airport, is situated in the Bayan Lepas area that at southeast of Penang Island, Malaysia. The airport is located 14 km7.559 nm
14,000 m
45,931.759 ft
away from George Town, the capital city of Penang.


Tropical Rainforest climate (Köppen climate classification Af) - almost no distinct seasons, average daily temperature around 27°C throughout the year. Extensive cloud cover and heavy rainfall prevent temperatures from rising much over 33°C. The diurnal temperature change is between 2°C and 5°C which is greater than the annual temperature range of 2°C. Rainfall is heavy and is usually convectional and in the afternoon.



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