Fa'a'ā International Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
NTAA
IATA Code: 
PPT
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
Fa'a'ā, Tahiti,
Serving: 
Pape'ete
Elevation: 
7 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
17° 33' 13.128" S, 149° 36' 25.339" W
Metar
Observation
NTAA 272300Z 23008KT 9999 FEW026 SCT033 BKN260 29/21 Q1010 NOSIG
Station
Tahiti-Faaa
Date/Time
2021-11-27 23:00:00
Wind direction
230°
Wind speed
08 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
29°C
Dew point
21°C
Humidity
62%
QNH
1010 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Faa'a International Airport or Tahiti Faa'a International Airport is located in the commune (municipality) of Faa'a, on the island of Tahiti, French Polynesia, 5 km west southwest from the town center of Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia. It is the only airport in French Polynesia serving international flights.

Climatology

Tropical Monsoon climate (Köppen climate classification Am) - monthly mean temperatures above 18°C in every month of the year and features wet and dry seasons. A tropical monsoon climate typically features less pronounced dry seasons than a tropical savanna climate and see less variance in temperatures during the course of the year. The driest month nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
4/22 3463 45 ASP Yes/Yes
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