Aeronautical current weather observation and short-term forecast for pilots, flight preparation with the METAR (Meteorological Aerodrome Report : current weather report), and TAF (Terminal Aerodrome Forecast: short-term weather forecast message for aviation). And other resources like VAC (Visual Approach Chart) and NOTAM (Notice To Airman) to prepare a flights.
METAR, TAF, VAC, NOTAM Stanley airport (Falkland Islands) / OACI SFAL/ IATA PSY
Stanley is located close to Stanley, Stanley at 3 mile↑, Rincon Grande Settlement at 28 mile↑, Mare Harbour Rancho at 30 mile↑, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) at 60 mile↑, Kaiken at 437 mile↑, Río Grande at 440 mile↑, Puerto Deseado at 453 mile↑, Puerto Williams at 463 mile↑, San Julian at 467 mile↑, Cañadón Seco at 567 mile↑,
Elevation : 23 m = 75 ft
- runway 09/27 : 918 m = 3013 ft
- runway 18/36 : 338 m = 1110 ft
aerial view of Stanley
METAR for Stanley airport - SFAL
SFAL 301150Z 27009KT 2000 SHSN VV/// M02/M03 Q0996 BECMG 9999 NSW BKN010CB
Decoded METAR for Stanley Airport (Falkland Islands)
METAR issued by SFAL on Sunday 30th of May 2021 at 11:50 UTC, Warning : this METAR is out of date, issued 15 days and 7 hours and 44 minutes ago.
Visibility is 2 km = 1 mile.
Temperature is -2 °C = 28 °F and dew point is -3 °C = 27 °F . This correspond to 93% relative humidity.
QNH is 996 mb = 29.41 inHg
Wind speed is 17 km/h = 9 kt, direction is 270°.
Clouds : VV0 ft = 0 m.
Becoming visibility more than 10 km no significant weather broken at 010 presence of cumulonimbus
TAF for Stanley airport - SFAL
SFAL 231352Z 2315/2401 01012KT CAVOK BECMG 2316/2319 02020G30KT BECMG 2321/2324 32018G28KT
Decoded TAF for Stanley Airport (Falkland Islands)
TAF issued by SFAL on Wednesday 23rd of December 2020 at 13:52 UTC Warning : this TAF is out of date, issued 173 days and 5 hours and 42 minutes ago. A 10 hour weather forecast that is updated every 6 hours.
from Wednesday 23rd of December 2020 à 15:00 heure TU to Wednesday 23rd of December 2020 à 16:00 heure UTC
2315/2401 01012KT CAVOK
CAVOK = Ceiling And Visibility OK, visibility is more than 10 km, no clouds below 5000 ft or below the minimum sector altitude. No cumulonimbus or budding cumulus, regardless of their altitude and no Significant Weather
Wind 12 kt = 22 km/h, direction is 10°
Visibility is greater than 10 km = greater than 6 mile.
becoming from Wednesday 23rd of December 2020 à 19:00 heure TU to Wednesday 23rd of December 2020 à 21:00 heure UTC
BECMG 2316/2319 02020G30KT
Wind 20 kt = 37 km/h with gusts at 30 kt = 56 km/h, direction is 20°
becoming from Thursday 24th of December 2020 à 00:00 heure TU to Thursday 24th of December 2020 à 01:00 heure UTC
BECMG 2321/2324 32018G28KT
Wind 18 kt = 33 km/h with gusts at 28 kt = 52 km/h, direction is 320°
NOTAM for Stanley Airport
NOTAMs are provided without any guarantee of their topicality. The pilot is the only person responsible for the verification of its validity before using it operationally to prepare a flight or to use it during its navigation.
NOTAM Obstacle lights on / valid from Wednesday 12th of May 2021 at 16:50 to Friday 25th of June 2021 at 21:00
Q) SAVF/QOLAS/IV/M /AE/000/002/5142S05752W001
A) SFAL B) 2105121650 C) 2106252100
E) OBSTRUCTION LIGHT ON TOWER MAST U/S PSN 514148S 0575148W
(STANLEY) 98FT AGL/ 164FT AMSL
CREATED: 12 May 2021 16:50:00
nearest airports to Stanley
- for Mount Pleasant airport (EGYP) at 30 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Tolwin Observatory airport (SAWL) at 437 mile↑
- for Rio Grande airport (SAWE) at 441 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Puerto Deseado airport (SAWD) at 454 mile↑
- for Puerto Williams airport (SCGZ) at 464 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Comodoro Rivadavia airport (SAVC) at 600 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Trelew airport (SAVT) at 681 mile↑METAR & TAF
- for Puerto Madryn airport (SAVY) at 705 mile↑
- NOTAM : ICAO (www.icao.int)
- METAR et TAF : AVWX (avwx.rest)
- Météo générale : Openweathermap (www.openweathermap.org) et AVWX (avwx.rest)
- VAC France : DGAC/SIA (www.sia.aviation-civile.gouv.fr)
- Aerial maps : Google Maps (www.google.com), Microsoft Bing (www.microsoft.com) ou OpenStreetMap (www.openstreetmap.org)