McGhee Tyson Airport

KTYS · Tennessee, United States

Wind direction of McGhee Tyson Airport 5L/23R
Wind: 0 kt, 0 beaufort

0 ft 6,000 12,000 18,000 24,000 30,000
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 3,900
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
BKN 25,000
METAR KTYS 221353Z 00000KT 10SM BKN039 BKN250 10/02 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP145 T01000017

METAR McGhee Tyson Airport - KTYS/TYS

McGhee Tyson Airport is a large airport in Tennessee, United States. The airport is located at latitude 35.81098 and longitude -83.99403. The airport has 2 runways: 5L/23R and 5R/23L. The ICAO airport code of this field is KTYS. The local airport ID (FAA LID) of this airport is TYS. The airport's IATA code is TYS. The airport is in the Atlanta FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for McGhee Tyson Airport on February 22, 2024 08:53, local time.

Airport observations

There is little or no wind from a variable direction.

Visibility is 10 mi.

There are broken clouds at an altitude of 3,900 ft and broken clouds at an altitude of 25,000 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 3,900 ft.

The temperature and wind chill are 10 °C. The dew point is 2 °C, the relative humidity is 58%. The air pressure at sea level is 29.97 inHg (QNH).

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 07:14 and sets at 18:23. This applies to McGhee Tyson Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -5 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.


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Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
5L/23R 045°-225°
5R/23L 045°-225°

The direction with the greatest headwind component is highlighted and used for crosswind calculation. This does not necessarily mean this direction is in use.


3,900 ft BKN Broken clouds
25,000 ft BKN Broken clouds

Temperature & Weather

Temperature 10.0 °C
Dewpoint 1.7 °C
Rel. humidity 58%
Kp-index 1 (0-9)


AO2Automatic weather station that can determine the type of precipitation
SLP145Sea level pressure is 29.96 inHg (29.96 inHg)
T01000017Temperature is 10.0 °C (50.0 °F), dew point is 1.7 °C (35.1 °F)

Daylight period

18:23 (9:20h)


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