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California Airport Passenger Traffic - August 2022

Authored by Individual Airports

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(Date of Publication: November 17, 2022)

Total domestic and international passenger traffic in California's 10 most trafficked commercial airports.


  • This report shows airport traffic statistics for 2022, 2021, 2020 and 2019, as well as total year-to-date change for California. 
  • In August 2022, California top ten airports welcomed 17,990,678 passengers. This is an increase of 34 percent from 2021 and a decrease of 20 percent from 2019. 
  • August year-to-date passenger traffic in 2022 at these ten airports was 123,810,209 of which 105,826,717 were domestic and 117,983,492 were international.
  • August year-to-date change for California airports’ domestic traffic was down 19% and 40% for international traffic compared to 2019.
  • In August 2022 airports with highest level of passengers were Los Angeles (6,085,057) and San Francisco (4,098,956).

* Traffic counts include total enplanements and deplanements at each airport.

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