LEST

Santiago de Compostela

Airport
ICAO code
LEST
Summary
ICAO Region
EUR
ICAO Territory
Location

Lavacolla,

Coordinates
42° 53' 51" N , 8° 25' 14" W
KCC
Metar
LEST 160700Z 04005KT 350V080 9999 SCT023 10/07 Q1025 NOSIG

Description

Santiago de Compostela Airport is one of the three international airports in Galicia, Spain. It is located in Lavacolla, a town 16 km from Galicia's capital city, Santiago de Compostela.

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
17/35 3200 45 ASP Yes/Yes

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