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Santander Airport

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LEXJ
Airport
ICAO: LEXJ – IATA: SDR
Summary
Name Santander Airport
Region Europe
Territory Spain ES.gif
Location Maliaño, Camargo, Cantabria
Serving Santander
Coordinates 43° 25' 23.56" N, 3° 49' 25.49" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
11/29 2320 m7,611.549 ft
45 m147.638 ft
ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation LEXJ 140230Z 00000KT CAVOK 16/15 Q1018
Station Santander / Parayas
Date/Time 14 August 2020 02:30:00
Wind direction
Wind speed 00 kts
Lowest cloud amount clouds and visibility OK
Temperature 16°C
Dew point 15°C
Humidity 93%
QNH 1018 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Santander (Parayas) Airport

ICAO: LEXJ IATA: SDR

Description

International airport serving Cantabria, north Spain.

Climatology

Because of the gulf stream, Cantabria, as well as the rest of "Green Spain", has a much more temperate climate than might be expected for its latitude. The region has a humid oceanic climate (Köppen climate classification Cfb), with warm summers and mild winters. Annual precipitation is around 1,200 mm at the coasts and higher in the mountains. The mean temperature is about 14 °C. Snow is frequent in higher zones of Cantabria between the months of October and March. Some zones of Picos de Europa, over 2,500 metres high, have an alpine climate with snow persisting year round. The driest months are July and August, although droughts are unknown because rain is frequent and temperatures never get particularly high.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of LEXJ

None on SKYbrary