Automatic Weather Observation System (AWOS)

The Automatic Weather Observation System (AWOS) installed at different locations around Bahrain allow the Meteorological Directorate to collect actual data of the current weather around the Kingdom consequently enhancing the awareness of the operational forecaster about the upcoming weather features and in issuing weather warnings well in advance.

  • 8,557Total Aircraft Movement, April 2017
  • 794,760Total Passengers, April 2017
  • 22,992Total Cargo and Mail, April 2017
  • 36,000Daily average ridership, April 2017
  • 22,414,514Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Apr 2017)
  • 55,066General Cargo, April 2017
  • 31,805Container Throughput, April 2017
  • 79Total Vessels, April 2017
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network