Dyess Air Force Base

Airport
ICAO code: 
KDYS
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Abilene, Texas,
Elevation: 
1789 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
32° 25' 20.564" N, 99° 50' 30.731" W
Airport LOS: 
Parallel Runway Operation
Airport WX: 
Cumulonimbus
Metar
Observation
KDYS 021556Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 15/03 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP201 T01490031
Station
Abilene, Dyess Air Force Base
Date/Time
2021-12-02 15:56:00
Wind direction
Wind speed
00 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
14.9°C
Dew point
3.1°C
Humidity
45%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Dyess Air Force Base is a United States Air Force facility located 11 km southwest of the central business district of the city of Abilene, Texas.

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
161/341 1067 18 GRE No/No
162/342 1067 18 ASPH No/No
16/34 4115 91 PEM Yes/Yes
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