If you wish to contribute or participate in the discussions about articles you are invited to join SKYbrary as a registered user

 Actions

Gran Canaria

From SKYbrary Wiki

GCLP /
Airport
ICAO: GCLP
Summary
Name Gran Canaria
Region Europe
Territory Canary Islands ES.gif
Location Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
Serving
Coordinates 27° 55' 55.00" N, 15° 23' 12.00" W
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
03L/21R 3100 m10,170.604 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes
03R/21L 3100 m10,170.604 ft <br /> 45 m147.638 ft <br /> ASP yes/yes


METAR
Observation GCLP 152130Z 02015KT 9999 SCT021 23/19 Q1018 NOSIG
Station Gran Canaria - Canary Islands
Date/Time 15 October 2021 21:30:00
Wind direction 20°
Wind speed 15 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 23°C
Dew point 19°C
Humidity 78%
QNH 1018 hPa
Weather condition n/a


Gran Canaria Airport

ICAO: GCLP IATA: LPA

Description

International airport serving Las Palmas and the island of Gran Canaria.

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).

Maps

Terrain

Loading map...

Airport Layout

Loading map...

Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of GCLP

Forum

See discussion threads concerning this airport on the SKYbrary Before you Fly There... Forum: