Málaga Airport, also known as Pablo Ruiz Picasso Airport, is an important airport for Spanish tourism as it is the main international airport for the Costa Del Sol. It is 8 km southwest of Málaga and 5 km north of Torremolinos.
Dry-summer subtropical ”Mediterranean" climate (Köppen climate classification Csa) - characterized by hot, dry summers and mild winters. During the summer, subtropical high pressure cells dominate, making rainfall unlikely except for the occasional thunderstorm. In the winter, periodic storms bring rain.