KRCA - Ellsworth AFB

Located in Rapid City, SD, USA

ICAO - KRCA, IATA - RCA, FAA ID - RCA

Lat/Long 
N44-08.7/W103-06.2 
Elevation (ft) 
3276 
Fuel Available 
NO FUEL 
Current UTC 
2:28:02 PM (-7.00) 
Longest Hard Surface Runway (ft) 
13497 x 300, 13/31 
Runway Surface 
Concrete 
PCN 
Local Standard Time 
8:28:02 AM 
Approaches
ILS/TAC
Airport Type
Military
Airport Light Intensity
HIGH
Airport of Entry
No
Airport of Entry Remarks
Fire Category Remarks
Customs
No
US Customs Pre-Clearance
No
Slots Required
No
Handling Mandatory
No
DST
2nd Sun in Mar 0200L to 1st Sun in Nov 0200L
Sunrise
5:53 AM
Sunset
8:01 PM
Open 24 Hours
No
Airport Hours
M-Th 0700-0030L, F 0700-2000L
Control Tower Hours
As AD
Variation
08E
Distance from City
5 MILES SW OF CITY
Tower Frequency
ATIS Frequency
Airport General Remarks
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Phone / Fax
Email / Website
APT (KRAP) 12 KM SSE
MIL BASE 72 HRS PPR
BASE OPS
Phone
+1 605 385 1052
Fax
+1 605 385 1053
APT (KRAP) 12 KM SSE
MIL BASE 72 HRS PPR
BASE OPS
Phone
+1 605 385 1052
Fax
+1 605 385 1053
Diagrams and Maps
Google Satellite Map of KRCA
Weather
METAR
KRCA   121356Z   AUTO   13007KT   10SM   CLR   19/16   A2987   RMK   AO2   SLP093   T01930163   FZRANO   $
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TAF   KRCA   121100Z   1211/1317   VRB06KT   9999   FEW140   QNH2979INS   BECMG   1219/1220   25015G25KT   9999   FEW140   QNH2976INS   BECMG   1222/1223   VRB06KT   9999   FEW130   QNH2975INS   TX36/1220Z   TN18/1212Z
FC
*** NO MESSAGES FOUND ***
Last Update: 12 Aug 2020 13:56
Temperature (°F)
67
Dewpoint
61
Relative Humidity
83
Wind Direction
130
Gust
Pressure
29.87
Sky
Clear
Ceiling
Unl
Visibility
10
Heat Index
67
Wind Chill
67
Wind Speed
8
Extended 7 Day Forecast
Today
98
69
37
21
Partly Cloudy
Day
A mix of clouds and sun. A stray afternoon thunderstorm is possible. High 98F. NNE winds shifting to W at 10 to 15 mph.
Night
Partly cloudy. Low 69F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunrise: 05:53 am
Sunset: 08:00 pm
Moonrise: 11:59 pm
Moonset: 02:49 pm
Tomorrow
95
61
35
16
Mostly Sunny
Day
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High around 95F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.
Night
Partly cloudy. Low 61F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunrise: 05:54 am
Sunset: 07:59 pm
Moonrise: 12:29 am
Moonset: 03:53 pm
Friday
85
60
29
16
Partly Cloudy
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunrise: 05:55 am
Sunset: 07:57 pm
Moonrise: 01:07 am
Moonset: 04:55 pm
Saturday
88
61
31
16
Mostly Sunny
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunrise: 05:56 am
Sunset: 07:56 pm
Moonrise: 01:53 am
Moonset: 05:53 pm
Sunday
88
58
31
14
Sunny
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 50s.
Sunrise: 05:57 am
Sunset: 07:54 pm
Moonrise: 02:49 am
Moonset: 06:45 pm
Monday
86
60
30
16
Mostly Sunny
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.
Sunrise: 05:58 am
Sunset: 07:53 pm
Moonrise: 03:55 am
Moonset: 07:30 pm
Tuesday
88
64
31
18
Partly Cloudy
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
Sunrise: 06:00 am
Sunset: 07:51 pm
Moonrise: 05:08 am
Moonset: 08:08 pm