Montfaucon

FR-0937 · Lot, Occitanie, France

Climate Montfaucon 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Brive-Souillac (LFSL) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 52.3 53 37 70 52 62
February 66.1 47 86 59 73 65
March 74.6 75 78 85 84 70
April 83.1 83 80 73 93 82
May 79.0 71 83 92 70 82
June 82.2 80 85 82 81 79
July 88.1 83 96 79 90
August 87.0 85 91 80 86
September 81.7 88 85 78 83
October 75.3 77 86 84 58
November 62.9 44 63 61 93
December 48.3 40 77 60 33
Average 75.0 69.7 74.6 81.5 75.5 75.4

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 69.6 70 70 78 69 70
February 80.8 68 94 73 81 79
March 89.1 91 93 94 95 87
April 92.3 96 92 84 96 92
May 89.7 84 94 95 84 92
June 91.4 90 93 90 91 92
July 96.1 96 99 88 99
August 94.4 93 96 90 96
September 90.2 94 93 88 90
October 86.6 88 91 91 77
November 80.1 71 78 85 96
December 68.4 60 88 78 63
Average 86.9 84.3 87.9 89.3 86.8 87.6

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 8.2 10 7 9 7 10
February 11.9 12 12 12 14 14
March 14.4 15 15 15 15 14
April 17.7 18 17 17 17 20
May 20.5 19 22 25 14 24
June 24.6 24 27 26 21 23
July 27.8 27 31 24 28
August 27.9 28 31 25 28
September 24.5 28 24 24 25
October 19.6 22 23 19 16
November 12.7 12 14 11 16
December 9.6 10 9 11 9
Average 18.1 16.0 18.9 19.9 16.7 18.7

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 0.6 2 2 -2 0 2
February 1.6 4 -1 1 5 3
March 3.7 5 4 5 2 4
April 5.8 7 6 6 4 8
May 9.4 9 10 11 7 10
June 13.6 13 15 14 14 12
July 15.1 15 16 14 15
August 14.7 16 16 14 15
September 11.6 14 11 13 11
October 8.8 10 12 6 8
November 4.0 6 5 3 4
December 2.2 3 0 2 3
Average 7.5 6.5 8.1 8.2 6.9 7.9

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 25.6 27 25 16 31 20
February 21.9 33 9 23 26 23
March 24.9 36 24 15 13 27
April 17.8 33 27 17 9 7
May 23.0 53 29 4 30 7
June 15.1 31 22 12 12 7
July 8.3 17 3 18 1
August 8.9 13 12 8 6
September 14.0 12 18 15 16
October 21.3 29 13 10 41
November 29.9 60 38 22 5
December 31.7 47 15 25 38
Average 20.3 36.2 24.9 14.4 16.9 14.9

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 5.6 5 6 5 6 6
February 6.1 6 6 6 7 6
March 6.8 6 6 8 7 7
April 6.8 8 7 7 7 6
May 5.6 5 6 6 4 6
June 5.3 6 5 6 4 5
July 5.5 5 6 5 6
August 5.3 5 5 5 5
September 5.2 5 5 5 6
October 5.6 5 5 5 6
November 5.4 6 5 5 6
December 5.4 5 5 5 6
Average 5.8 5.8 5.6 5.7 5.7 5.8

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 182° 292° 319° 285° 135°
February 236° 007° 267° 154° 223°
March 202° 230° 144° 326° 236°
April 309° 310° 299° 034° 146°
May 265° 337° 323° 218° 354°
June 301° 336° 306° 170° 271°
July 296° 335° 319° 317°
August 301° 327° 336° 286°
September 143° 265° 155° 291°
October 177° 152° 180° 225°
November 238° 180° 317° 138°
December 231° 084° 235° 205°

Prevailing wind direction

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