Maastricht-Aachen Airport

EHBK · Limburg, Netherlands

Climate Maastricht-Aachen Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Maastricht-Aachen Airport (EHBK) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 36.8 46 28 26 32 36
February 60.8 49 57 72 56
March 69.1 57 87 72 73
April 79.2 69 81 73 90
May 82.3 78 90 77 95
June 84.0 92 90 74 84
July 81.7 77 87 76 77
August 79.9 73 89 66 87
September 79.6 85 81 78 81
October 68.5 76 83 73 57
November 57.1 49 72 40 71
December 38.8 30 34 34 51
Average 68.4 46.0 67.3 78.1 66.7 74.8

9th best VFR conditions of Netherlands

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 69.7 77 74 62 58 74
February 85.8 80 90 87 90
March 89.5 88 95 89 91
April 93.2 88 96 90 99
May 94.4 91 97 96 100
June 95.0 97 97 90 97
July 94.3 95 97 90 93
August 93.0 90 96 89 97
September 93.6 94 94 94 96
October 93.0 95 95 94 94
November 82.9 85 90 70 91
December 73.8 75 56 68 83
Average 88.1 76.7 89.0 91.7 86.4 93.2

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 5.7 6 7 6 5 8
February 8.4 9 9 9 10
March 11.3 11 13 11 11
April 14.7 13 14 11 18
May 19.1 19 21 16 20
June 23.8 26 23 24 22
July 24.1 23 25 22 23
August 23.9 22 27 21 27
September 20.5 24 19 21 22
October 16.1 17 18 15 14
November 10.0 10 12 9 12
December 7.1 8 3 7 8
Average 14.2 5.5 15.5 16.4 14.2 16.0

3rd highest temperature of Netherlands

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 2 1 3
February 1.9 2 3 2 4
March 3.3 4 2 3 3
April 4.7 4 5 2 6
May 8.5 9 10 7 7
June 13.4 14 13 14 13
July 13.9 14 14 14 13
August 14.3 14 15 13 16
September 11.1 13 11 12 11
October 9.2 10 11 8 9
November 4.6 5 7 3 6
December 2.9 5 -2 3 3
Average 6.6 0.5 8.1 7.7 6.8 7.7

10th lowest temperature of Netherlands

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 21.4 23 32 15 22 15
February 16.9 16 27 8 27
March 18.8 35 4 17 17
April 12.3 20 11 17 5
May 11.7 8 8 27 8
June 9.0 2 12 12 14
July 11.2 18 4 22 17
August 13.4 21 5 24 9
September 14.6 7 29 9 11
October 18.2 18 13 17 22
November 17.8 29 11 17 8
December 22.8 29 16 18 24
Average 15.8 23.2 18.0 11.8 17.7 13.8

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 9.8 11 12 8 9 11
February 10.9 8 14 11 15
March 9.8 11 7 9 11
April 8.1 9 9 7 8
May 7.5 8 7 10 8
June 7.4 7 7 6 8
July 7.2 9 6 7 7
August 7.0 7 7 7 7
September 7.3 7 7 7 7
October 9.5 10 9 10 11
November 9.0 12 10 8 9
December 9.9 12 6 9 10
Average 8.7 11.2 8.9 7.8 8.2 8.9

3rd highest wind speed of Netherlands

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 224° 222° 232° 224° 214°
February 256° 227° 168° 223°
March 224° 083° 247° 191°
April 042° 038° 349° 075°
May 027° 256° 225° 021°
June 049° 245° 281° 228°
July 231° 281° 243° 243°
August 236° 022° 252° 222°
September 199° 224° 194° 225°
October 208° 208° 206° 210°
November 217° 204° 222° 204°
December 221° 128° 206° 204°

Prevailing wind direction

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