Abbotsford International Airport

CYXX · British Columbia, Canada

Climate Abbotsford International Airport 2020-2024

Climate and trends: average temperature, flight conditions, precipitation, wind speed and direction.

Calculated from historical METAR data of Abbotsford International Airport (CYXX) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 75.6 73 70 59 78 71
February 71.8 83 71 72 67 63
March 80.7 77 86 70 84 80
April 85.9 81 79 92 92 92
May 84.9 89 84 88 88
June 88.9 84 88 96 85
July 92.1 96 89 96 85
August 85.0 92 97 78 96
September 83.0 90 89 83 66
October 79.5 73 76 79 71
November 81.7 90 84 72 76
December 71.6 67 63 69 77
Average 82.0 78.5 82.8 81.6 83.0 80.2

48th best VFR conditions of Canada

VFR conditions during daylight period

Percentage of observations where the VFR minimums for ceiling and visibility are met: visibility of 5 mi or more and a ceiling of 3,000 ft or more. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Marginal VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 86.4 87 83 69 89 88
February 87.1 96 87 91 87 78
March 95.2 96 99 92 97 97
April 97.2 96 96 99 99 98
May 97.2 100 97 96 96
June 98.2 96 99 98 98
July 98.5 100 98 99 96
August 94.1 97 99 94 99
September 90.9 96 92 92 75
October 89.6 86 84 94 83
November 93.0 98 89 88 93
December 86.0 80 80 84 90
Average 93.3 93.9 93.5 92.0 93.6 91.2

Marginal VFR conditions or better during daylight period

Percentage of observations where the MVFR minimums for ceiling and visibility are met: visibility of 3⅛ mi or more and a ceiling of 1,000 ft or more. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Maximum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 6.5 5 7 6 8 6
February 6.7 10 7 8 6 8
March 11.3 12 12 12 12 10
April 14.5 15 13 13 17 15
May 19.9 23 15 19 20
June 22.3 23 22 26 20
July 25.9 27 27 27 24
August 26.5 27 29 26 24
September 22.4 22 25 22 24
October 15.7 16 20 14 15
November 9.8 10 8 10 10
December 5.9 9 2 3 7
Average 15.0 10.3 16.3 15.9 15.6 15.2

4th highest temperature of Canada

Average highest temperature per day

The maximum temperature is typically observed some hours after noon.

Minimum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 1.2 1 3 0 2 1
February 0.7 3 1 2 0 2
March 2.9 4 3 4 3 2
April 5.5 6 5 4 6 5
May 9.3 11 8 8 10
June 11.7 11 12 13 11
July 13.4 13 14 14 13
August 13.6 14 15 14 13
September 11.6 11 12 12 12
October 7.0 8 8 8 8
November 3.4 3 0 5 4
December 0.7 4 -4 -2 2
Average 6.3 3.2 7.2 6.6 6.8 6.7

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 28.7 40 30 23 25 45
February 27.1 24 28 22 30 27
March 21.7 28 16 23 13 18
April 22.4 27 27 19 16 13
May 13.4 10 25 10 17
June 11.8 15 15 6 19
July 4.4 3 4 0 11
August 4.8 2 1 8 5
September 12.4 7 4 20 9
October 19.2 15 15 28 16
November 25.9 15 20 38 31
December 31.5 35 30 28 34
Average 18.8 29.2 16.1 15.7 17.0 18.9

Precipitation during daylight period

Percentage of observations with observed rain, drizzle, snow or hail. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Wind speed (knots)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 6.3 7 5 5 6 8
February 7.7 7 8 7 9 6
March 6.8 6 7 7 7 8
April 6.9 7 6 8 7 7
May 5.9 6 7 6 7
June 6.1 6 6 6 6
July 5.9 6 5 6 6
August 5.4 6 5 6 6
September 5.3 6 6 5 5
October 5.7 5 5 7 7
November 6.7 5 7 7 7
December 5.7 5 5 8 5
Average 6.2 6.6 5.9 6.0 6.5 6.3

4th highest wind speed of Canada

Average wind speed

Excluding wind gusts. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Prevailing wind direction

Month 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 058° 045° 066° 076° 124°
February 090° 145° 105° 139° 191°
March 121° 114° 186° 182° 170°
April 193° 168° 169° 213° 187°
May 217° 201° 213° 186°
June 215° 211° 220° 207°
July 217° 219° 217° 213°
August 215° 217° 207° 209°
September 201° 225° 194° 202°
October 048° 189° 129° 193°
November 071° 054° 165° 162°
December 052° 048° 121° 095°

Prevailing wind direction

Average wind direction, weighed by wind speed. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.