La Désirade Airport

TFFA · Guadeloupe, Guadeloupe

The METAR station used is 48 km away from the airport
Compass
Wind direction of Wind direction 080° La Désirade Airport 9/27
Wind: 10 kt, 3 beaufort

10 kt

2 kt
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0 ft 1,000 2,000 3,000 4,000 5,000
Cloud Cloud
FEW 1,800
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
SCT 2,700
Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud Cloud
OVC 3,300
METAR TFFR 251330Z AUTO 08010KT 6000 -RA FEW018 SCT027 OVC033 25/23 Q1016 TEMPO 4000 SHRA SCT020TCU SCT030

METAR La Désirade Airport - TFFA/DSD

La Désirade Airport is a small airport in Guadeloupe, Guadeloupe. The airport is located at latitude 16.29699 and longitude -61.08455. The airport has one runway: 9/27. The ICAO airport code of this field is TFFA. The airport's IATA code is DSD. The airport is in the Piarco FIR.

This aviation weather observation was made for Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet International Airport on April 25, 2024 09:30, local time.

Airport observations

The wind is from direction 080° with a speed of 10 kt.

Visibility is 6 km.

There are few clouds at an altitude of 1,800 ft, scattered clouds at an altitude of 2,700 ft and overcast clouds at an altitude of 3,300 ft. The ceiling, broken or more, is 3,300 ft.

Current weather is light rain. The temperature and wind chill are 25 °C. The dew point is 23 °C, the relative humidity is 89%. The air pressure at sea level is 1016 hPa (QNH).

Trends

  • Temporary

    Little or no wind from a variable direction. The visibility becomes 4 km. Significant weather: showers rain. scattered clouds towering cumulus at an altitude of 2,000 ft and scattered clouds at an altitude of 3,000 ft.

Daylight period

Today the sun rises at 05:42 and sets at 18:21. This applies to La Désirade Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -4 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

Companies

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Experiences

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Runways

Id Heading Crosswind Headwind Crosswind %
9/27 071°-251° 2 kt 10 kt 16 %

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

Clouds

1,800 ft FEW Few clouds
2,700 ft SCT Scattered clouds
3,300 ft OVC Overcast clouds
2,000 ft SCT Temporary Scattered clouds towering cumulus
3,000 ft SCT Temporary Scattered clouds

Temperature & Weather

Weather Light rain
Temperature 25 °C
Dewpoint 23 °C
Rel. humidity 89%
Kp-index 0 (0-9)

Daylight period

Sunrise
05:44
Midday
12:03
Sunset
18:23 (8:21h)

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