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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 191200Z 09016KT CAVOK 29/15 Q1018 NOSIG
Station Tenerife Sur
Date/Time 19 October 2021 12:00:00
Wind direction 90°
Wind speed 16 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 29°C
Dew point 15°C
Humidity 42%
QNH 1018 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