Sarh Airport

FTTA · Moyen-Chari, Chad

Climate Sarh Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Sarh Airport (FTTA) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 96.6 96 100 100 96 89
February 96.7 91 100 100 92 99
March 93.1 85 99 88 98 91
April 98.8 99 100 99 98 99
May 99.2 100 100 99 99 98
June 96.4 98 98 99 97
July 92.0 98 92 91 91
August 91.1 95 86 95 89
September 95.6 98 89 99 94
October 98.6 98 100 98 99
November 98.3 100 100 99 99
December 95.0 98 99 100 88
Average 96.2 94.4 98.4 95.6 97.0 94.4

2nd best VFR conditions of Chad

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 98.7 99 100 100 99 96
February 98.7 97 100 100 96 100
March 96.7 94 100 93 100 94
April 99.7 100 100 100 100 100
May 99.8 100 100 100 100 100
June 99.7 100 99 100 99
July 98.4 100 98 98 99
August 99.2 100 99 99 99
September 99.3 100 98 100 99
October 99.7 100 100 99 99
November 98.8 100 100 100 99
December 98.1 100 100 100 96
Average 98.9 97.8 99.9 98.8 99.3 98.3

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 36.4 37 37 35 37 35
February 37.9 39 38 38 37 38
March 39.9 41 39 40 39 40
April 39.0 40 39 38 40 40
May 36.6 40 36 34 36 37
June 32.8 32 32 33 33
July 30.8 32 30 30 31
August 30.4 31 30 31 30
September 31.3 31 30 32 32
October 33.2 34 34 34 33
November 35.5 35 36 36 36
December 35.7 37 34 36 37
Average 34.0 39.4 35.0 34.1 35.1 35.0

5th highest temperature of Chad

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 17.6 17 17 18 18 17
February 20.2 24 21 19 18 19
March 25.1 28 23 25 24 26
April 26.2 28 27 26 25 26
May 26.2 29 28 24 26 24
June 23.7 26 23 23 23
July 22.2 24 23 21 21
August 22.2 23 22 21 23
September 22.4 23 23 23 22
October 22.6 23 23 24 22
November 19.6 18 19 20 21
December 18.1 19 16 19 18
Average 22.7 25.0 22.5 21.8 21.7 21.8

1st lowest temperature of Chad

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 0 0
February 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
March 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
April 0.4 0 1 1 0 0
May 1.0 0 1 1 0 3
June 1.7 5 1 0 1
July 4.3 2 6 4 4
August 4.7 2 7 4 5
September 2.2 2 4 2 2
October 0.6 0 0 0 1
November 0.0 0 0 0 0
December 0.0 0 0 0 0
Average 1.1 0.1 1.1 1.7 0.9 1.3

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 5.9 4 5 7 6 6
February 6.2 5 6 7 6 5
March 6.0 6 5 6 7 4
April 7.0 7 6 8 7 5
May 6.7 6 6 7 7 5
June 5.7 5 6 6 5
July 4.7 4 5 6 4
August 4.1 4 5 5 3
September 4.0 4 4 5 3
October 4.2 4 4 6 3
November 4.5 4 5 6 4
December 4.7 4 5 6 4
Average 5.8 5.6 4.8 5.8 6.0 4.3

5th highest wind speed of Chad

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 024° 043° 352° 051° 023°
February 033° 048° 033° 026° 032°
March 114° 147° 142° 151° 346°
April 187° 197° 190° 172° 194°
May 184° 186° 187° 187° 203°
June 209° 203° 196° 199°
July 220° 218° 231° 228°
August 207° 240° 226° 244°
September 206° 217° 214° 226°
October 222° 134° 213° 217°
November 178° 020° 192° 021°
December 016° 043° 013° 010°

Prevailing wind direction

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