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Tenerife Sur/Reina Sofia

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GCTS
Airport
ICAO: GCTS
Summary
Name Tenerife Sur/Reina Sofia
Region Europe
Territory Canary Islands ES.gif
Location Granadilla de Abona
Serving
Coordinates 28° 2' 43.60" N, 16° 34' 24.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
8/26 3200 m10,498.688 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation GCTS 080000Z 32007KT 9999 FEW035 17/11 Q1022 NOSIG
Station Tenerife Sur
Date/Time 08 March 2021 00:00:00
Wind direction 320°
Wind speed 07 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 17°C
Dew point 11°C
Humidity 67%
QNH 1022 hPa
Weather condition n/a

WX
Tag(s) Low Level Turbulence
Volcanic Ash

Tenerife Sur Airport

ICAO: GCTS IATA: TFS

Description

International airport serving the island of Tenerife.

Climatology

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 (snow at higher elevations).

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of GCTS

None on SKYbrary