Bordj Badji Mokhtar Airport

DATM · Algeria

Climate Bordj Badji Mokhtar Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Bordj Badji Mokhtar Airport (DATM) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 84.7 83 90 88
February 76.5 85 78 74
March 77.0 88 100 61
April 71.4 100 82
May 61.0 81 64
June 46.5 68 33
July 55.4 67 61
August 50.5 52 59 100
September 62.5 55 72
October 85.2 91 81
November 95.0 94 100 33
December 82.9 86 100
Average 74.8 85.2 75.9 71.0 100.0 33.3

34th best VFR conditions of Algeria

VFR conditions during daylight period

Percentage of observations where the VFR minimums for ceiling and visibility are met: visibility of 8 km 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 91.4 90 96 92
February 88.6 90 91 90
March 86.2 95 100 78
April 84.1 100 91
May 78.8 93 83
June 67.5 80 61
July 75.3 83 79
August 72.0 75 74 100
September 80.0 72 89
October 94.7 96 93
November 97.8 99 100 67
December 88.4 92 100
Average 86.4 91.9 87.5 84.6 100.0 66.6

Marginal VFR conditions or better during daylight period

Percentage of observations where the MVFR minimums for ceiling and visibility are met: visibility of 5 km 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 25.3 29 26 25
February 28.6 30 29 30
March 33.1 34 32 33
April 36.5 42 36
May 40.3 40 40
June 42.1 43 42
July 42.7 44 43
August 41.2 42 41 39
September 41.6 43 41
October 36.9 39 37
November 31.0 32 31 29
December 27.4 27 30
Average 30.4 30.6 36.3 35.9 39.0 29.0

1st highest temperature of Algeria

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 9.4 11 9 9
February 13.4 13 14 12
March 17.1 17 14 17
April 21.5 26 20
May 27.1 26 25
June 29.4 29 30
July 30.3 31 29
August 29.6 30 29 39
September 28.8 30 28
October 23.8 25 24
November 16.0 16 16 24
December 12.0 11 16
Average 20.4 13.7 22.0 21.4 39.0 24.0

36th lowest temperature of Algeria

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 0.0 0 0 0
February 0.4 0 0 0
March 0.0 0 0 0
April 0.1 0 0
May 0.0 0 0
June 0.1 0 0
July 0.3 0 1
August 0.2 0 0 0
September 0.0 0 0
October 0.0 0 0
November 0.0 0 0 0
December 0.0 0 0
Average 0.1 0.0 0.1

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 10.8 9 9 10
February 10.5 8 11 10
March 10.3 9 7 9
April 11.1 5 10
May 10.9 10 10
June 10.0 10 9
July 10.5 10 9
August 10.6 10 10 7
September 9.0 8 8
October 8.6 7 9
November 7.9 7 7 16
December 10.6 10 7
Average 10.4 8.6 9.0 9.0 7.0 15.6

1st highest wind speed of Algeria

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 077° 066° 070°
February 048° 077° 075°
March 034° 020° 044°
April 218° 320°
May 327° 020°
June 317° 196°
July 168° 198°
August 235° 197° 251°
September 233° 194°
October 123° 092°
November 072° 071° 116°
December 051° 098°

Prevailing wind direction

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