Charleston International Airport / Charleston AFB

Airport
ICAO code: 
KCHS
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Charleston, South Carolina,
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
32° 53' 40.03" N, 80° 2' 28.627" W
Metar
Observation
KCHS 040756Z 19004KT 10SM CLR 11/10 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP178 T01060100
Station
Charleston, Charleston Air Force Base
Date/Time
2021-12-04 07:56:00
Wind direction
190°
Wind speed
04 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
10.6°C
Dew point
10°C
Humidity
96%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Charleston International Airport / Charleston AFB is a joint civil-military (USAF) airport in North Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina.

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. Winter rainfall (and sometimes snowfall) is associated with large storms that the westerlies steer from west to east. Most summer rainfall occurs during thunderstorms and occasional tropical storms (hurricanes).

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
3/21 2135 46 ASP Yes/Yes
15/33 2744 61 CON Yes/Yes
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