Gran Canaria

Airport
ICAO code: 
GCLP
Summary
ICAO Region: 
EUR
Territory: 
Location: 
Gran Canaria,
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
27° 55' 54.84" N, 15° 23' 11.758" W
Airport RE: 
Crosswind Landings
Metar
Observation
GCLP 271830Z 02023KT 9999 FEW030 22/15 Q1016 NOSIG
Station
Gran Canaria - Canary Islands
Date/Time
2022-05-27 18:30:00
Wind direction
20°
Wind speed
23 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
22°C
Dew point
15°C
Humidity
64%
QNH
1016 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

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).

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
03L/21R 3100 45 ASP Yes/Yes
03R/21L 3100 45 ASP Yes/Yes
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