Vlissingen

EHFS · Zeeland, Netherlands

Climate Vlissingen 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Vlissingen (EHFS) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 45.5 50 52 35 52 39
February 56.5 44 64 64 45
March 62.8 50 87 58 71
April 75.0 66 82 73 88
May 78.5 76 85 77 94
June 79.5 89 86 67 80
July 79.5 80 88 68 70
August 80.9 76 91 76 76
September 77.0 69 86 80 74
October 70.8 74 83 64 72
November 59.1 64 63 49 56
December 45.4 37 50 41 47
Average 67.9 50.3 67.6 79.0 66.0 70.8

7th 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 79.3 87 88 75 88 67
February 82.5 84 90 82 88
March 87.8 85 96 86 92
April 92.5 90 97 96 97
May 92.7 88 97 98 100
June 93.4 99 98 86 97
July 94.1 92 99 90 90
August 95.9 95 99 95 93
September 93.6 92 98 93 92
October 91.7 92 94 88 96
November 84.2 88 82 85 79
December 77.8 77 80 67 82
Average 89.7 87.1 89.9 93.9 89.0 90.7

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 6.8 7 8 7 6 8
February 7.8 8 9 7 10
March 9.9 10 12 9 10
April 13.1 12 13 10 16
May 16.9 16 18 14 18
June 21.3 24 21 21 21
July 22.0 21 23 21 20
August 22.3 21 25 20 24
September 19.6 22 20 21 20
October 15.7 17 17 15 14
November 10.7 11 12 10 12
December 7.9 9 5 8 8
Average 13.6 6.7 14.9 15.4 13.4 15.0

11th 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 3.5 3 5 4 3 5
February 3.7 5 5 2 5
March 5.1 5 6 5 5
April 7.1 7 7 4 8
May 10.4 10 11 9 10
June 14.6 16 14 15 14
July 15.9 16 16 16 15
August 16.3 16 18 15 18
September 14.1 16 14 15 14
October 11.5 13 13 11 11
November 7.2 7 8 7 8
December 4.8 6 2 5 5
Average 8.7 2.9 10.0 10.0 8.8 9.8

18th 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 11.0 15 14 8 12 6
February 10.4 2 13 10 19
March 10.5 20 3 9 9
April 5.2 8 4 6 5
May 5.1 5 4 9 2
June 4.8 2 7 9 6
July 5.2 7 2 6 8
August 5.8 8 2 7 7
September 8.5 6 15 2 9
October 10.9 14 5 14 18
November 14.8 27 17 14 8
December 14.5 20 11 15 19
Average 8.9 15.1 10.0 6.6 8.8 8.8

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 13.6 15 16 11 13 15
February 15.4 13 20 14 22
March 13.7 15 10 13 15
April 11.1 12 13 11 10
May 10.7 11 10 13 12
June 10.7 10 10 9 11
July 11.1 15 10 10 12
August 11.0 12 9 12 11
September 10.9 10 10 10 11
October 13.8 14 12 14 16
November 13.5 17 15 11 14
December 14.4 17 9 13 14
Average 12.5 14.8 13.0 11.3 11.5 13.1

11th 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 225° 218° 233° 232° 224°
February 251° 223° 150° 229°
March 220° 083° 259° 249°
April 346° 001° 349° 047°
May 356° 272° 242° 337°
June 359° 265° 333° 257°
July 236° 282° 262° 256°
August 250° 348° 272° 240°
September 172° 255° 210° 265°
October 203° 199° 201° 203°
November 207° 181° 234° 198°
December 212° 120° 201° 191°

Prevailing wind direction

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