Gerald R. Ford International Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
KGRR
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Grand Rapids, Michigan,
Elevation: 
794 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
42° 53' 4.896" N, 85° 31' 46.156" W
Airport CFIT: 
Altimeter Temperature Error Correction
Airport LOS: 
Parallel Runway Operation
Airport WX: 
Cumulonimbus
Metar
Observation
KGRR 040653Z AUTO 29006KT 10SM OVC025 03/02 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP199 T00330017
Station
Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport
Date/Time
2021-12-04 06:53:00
Wind direction
290°
Wind speed
06 kts
Lowest cloud amount
overcast
Temperature
3.3°C
Dew point
1.7°C
Humidity
89%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Gerald R. Ford International Airport is a commercial airport located approximately 21 km southeast of Grand Rapids, in Cascade Township, Michigan.

Climatology

Humid Continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfb) - Variable weather patterns and a large seasonal temperature variance. Summers are often warm and humid with frequent thunderstorms and winters can be very cold with frequent snowfall and persistent snow cover. Lake effect snowfall is frequent due to the proximity of Lake Michigan.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
08L/26R 1524 30 CON Yes/Yes
17/35 2591 46 CON Yes/Yes
08R/26L 3048 46 CON Yes/Yes
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