KDYS

Dyess Air Force Base

Airport
ICAO code
KDYS
Summary
ICAO Region
NAM
ICAO Territory
Location

Abilene, Texas,

Elevation
1789 ft
Coordinates
32° 25' 21" N , 99° 50' 31" W
KCC
Airport LOS
Parallel Runway Operation
Airport WX
Cumulonimbus
Metar
Observation
KDYS 070755Z AUTO 19007KT 10SM CLR 18/04 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP184 T01780037
Station
Abilene, Dyess Air Force Base
Date/Time
2022-10-07 07:55:00
Wind direction
190°
Wind speed
07 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
17.8°C
Dew point
3.7°C
Humidity
39%
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).

Airport map

Aerial View

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