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.
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).