GCFV

Fuerteventura Airport

Airport
ICAO code
GCFV
IATA Code
FUE
Summary
ICAO Region
EUR
ICAO Territory
Location

El Matorral,

Serving
Puerto del Rosario
Elevation
86 ft
Coordinates
28° 27' 6" N , 13° 51' 55" W
KCC
Csa
Airport WX
Volcanic Ash
Metar
Observation
GCFV 112330Z AUTO 01010KT CAVOK 22/18 Q1015
Station
Fuerteventura / Aeropuerto
Date/Time
2022-08-11 23:30:00
Wind direction
10°
Wind speed
10 kts
Lowest cloud amount
clouds and visibility OK
Temperature
22°C
Dew point
18°C
Humidity
78%
QNH
1015 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Fuerteventura Airport also known as El Matorral Airport serves the Spanish island of Fuerteventura and is situated in El Matorral, 5 km southwest of the capital city Puerto del Rosario.

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).

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
1/19 2400 45 ASP Yes/Yes

Airport map

Aerial View

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