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Cairns Airport

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YBCS
Airport
ICAO: YBCS – IATA: CNS
Summary
Name Cairns Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory Australia AU.gif
Location Cairns, Queensland
Serving Cairns
Elevation 3.048 m <br />10 ft <br />10 ft3.048 m <br />
Coordinates 16° 52' 35.53" S, 145° 45' 14.54" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
12/30 925 m3,034.777 ft <br /> 18 m59.055 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes
15/33 3197 m10,488.845 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation YBCS 240400Z AUTO 05008KT 9999 // NCD 30/20 Q1013
Station Cairns Airport
Date/Time 24 October 2021 04:00:00
Wind direction 50°
Wind speed 08 kts
Lowest cloud amount no clouds detected
Temperature 30°C
Dew point 20°C
Humidity 55%
QNH 1013 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Cairns Airport

ICAO: YBCS IATA: CNS

Description

Cairns Airport is an international airport in Cairns, Queensland, Australia.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa) - characterized by hot, humid summers and cool winters. Significant amounts of precipitation occur in all seasons in most areas. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms and occasional tropical storms.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of YBCS

None on SKYbrary