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.

  • 7,875Total Aircraft Movement, September 2017
  • 718,191Total Passengers, September 2017
  • 17,329Total Cargo and Mail, September 2017
  • 36,000Daily average ridership, April 2017
  • 22,414,514Total Passengers (Feb 2015-Apr 2017)
  • 35,838General Cargo, May2017
  • 37,520Container Throughput, May 2017
  • 83Total Vessels, May 2017
  • 99Percent Mobile network coverage
  • 57Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network
  • 90Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network