Mendig

EDRE · Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Climate Mendig 2022-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Büchel Air Base (ETSB) between 2022 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022
January 6.7 15 5 4
February 9.2 7 24 6
March 18.8 22 11 36
April 16.1 6 28
May 44.1 40 48
June 28.9 40 22
July 42.1 31 67
August 31.7 24 78
September 30.3 39 20
October 11.3 12 10
November 12.7 11 14
December 14.8 10 18
Average 16.8 14.0 17.3 19.2

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
January 30.0 39 28 27
February 40.7 36 52 41
March 51.0 61 44 57
April 53.2 39 69
May 72.0 70 74
June 34.2 47 26
July 57.8 50 75
August 50.7 46 78
September 53.5 58 48
October 34.1 34 35
November 37.2 40 35
December 33.3 35 32
Average 43.4 44.7 42.7 42.9

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
January 1.9 2 3 1
February 4.7 6 3 5
March 6.0 7 6 5
April 6.6 5 8
May 12.7 12 14
June 16.0 17 15
July 16.0 16 16
August 17.5 17 18
September 14.7 17 13
October 11.1 11 12
November 6.5 6 8
December 1.5 3 1
Average 8.0 4.9 9.6 9.5

Average highest temperature per day

The maximum temperature is typically observed some hours after noon.

Minimum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022
January 0.5 0 2 0
February 2.5 3 2 2
March 3.3 4 4 3
April 4.2 3 6
May 10.5 10 11
June 13.3 15 12
July 14.2 13 16
August 14.1 11 18
September 11.8 14 10
October 7.5 7 8
November 3.9 3 5
December -1.8 2 -2
Average 5.5 2.2 6.9 7.4

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022
January 43.5 49 33 49
February 46.1 38 14 63
March 39.1 17 56 21
April 25.8 21 31
May 23.2 20 26
June 26.3 7 39
July 26.3 31 17
August 31.7 33 22
September 12.5 10 16
October 37.9 48 10
November 27.9 28 28
December 22.2 20 24
Average 34.0 34.2 32.9 35.0

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
January 9.0 10 11 7
February 11.4 11 9 13
March 10.4 9 12 9
April 9.6 8 12
May 7.6 7 8
June 6.7 6 7
July 7.7 8 7
August 8.0 8 7
September 9.0 9 9
October 7.9 8 7
November 9.5 11 8
December 5.7 7 5
Average 9.3 9.9 9.3 8.6

Average wind speed

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

Prevailing wind direction

Month 2024 2023 2022
January 251° 248° 259°
February 239° 265° 246°
March 243° 250° 050°
April 253° 262°
May 041° 229°
June 112° 258°
July 237° 286°
August 249° 270°
September 225° 240°
October 216° 225°
November 240° 234°
December 217° 340°

Prevailing wind direction

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