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Rio de Janeiro/Santos Dumont Airport

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Name Rio de Janeiro/Santos Dumont Airport
Region South America and Caribbean
Territory Brazil BR.gif
Location Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
Serving Rio de Janeiro
Elevation 3.353 m
11 ft3.353 m
Coordinates 22° 54' 37.30" S, 43° 9' 53.58" W
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
02L/20R 1260 m4,133.858 ft
30 m98.425 ft
ASP yes/yes
02R/20L 1323 m4,340.551 ft
42 m137.795 ft
ASP yes/yes

Observation SBRJ 261200Z 34003KT 290V030 9999 FEW010 25/21 Q1012
Station Rio De Janeiro Aeroporto
Date/Time 26 January 2020 12:00:00
Wind direction 340°
Wind speed 03 kts
Lowest cloud amount few clouds
Temperature 25°C
Dew point 21°C
Humidity 78%
QNH 1012 hPa
Weather condition n/a

Santos Dumont Airport serves Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is the city's second major airport after Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport. Located adjacent to the city's downtown.


Rio has a Tropical Savanna climate (Köppen climate classification Aw). The temperature occasionally reaches over 40°C104 °F
313.15 K
563.67 °R
in February and maximum daytime temperatures often rise above 30°C86 °F
303.15 K
545.67 °R
all year round. Between December and March there is often very heavy rainfall. The winter months, June to August, are milder with cooler night time temperatures and less rain.



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Airport Layout

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of SBRJ

None on SKYbrary