Abeche Airport

FTTC · Ouadaï, Chad

Climate Abeche Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Abeche Airport (FTTC) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 97.6 96 100 99 99 97
February 90.6 86 84 94 95
March 80.5 80 79 94 78 82
April 92.5 92 80 85 100 100
May 96.8 97 98 100 93
June 95.1 97 98 90 97
July 98.6 99 100 96 100
August 97.2 94 96 98 97
September 98.3 100 97 96 100
October 94.0 74 95 94 100
November 98.1 91 100 99 100
December 98.2 98 100 95 98
Average 94.5 88.5 91.0 97.1 95.0 96.4

1st 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 99.7 100 100 100 99 100
February 96.4 94 99 97 97
March 91.9 96 97 100 84 91
April 98.9 100 99 94 100 100
May 99.5 99 99 100 100
June 98.4 98 100 99 97
July 99.7 99 100 100 100
August 99.0 99 99 99 99
September 99.2 100 97 99 100
October 98.8 94 100 100 100
November 99.5 99 100 99 100
December 99.5 100 100 99 99
Average 98.5 97.3 98.5 99.1 98.1 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 32.3 33 32 29 34 32
February 33.9 36 33 33 34
March 38.3 41 37 35 37 39
April 41.0 43 41 40 40 41
May 40.1 40 39 40 41
June 37.8 35 38 39 39
July 34.1 36 33 34 34
August 31.5 32 30 32 32
September 34.0 33 32 35 34
October 37.0 38 37 38 37
November 36.4 37 36 38 35
December 34.3 35 34 35 35
Average 35.9 38.1 35.8 35.0 35.9 36.1

2nd 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 20.9 21 24 20 22 18
February 23.3 24 26 22 22
March 29.3 31 30 29 29 28
April 33.3 34 35 35 31 32
May 32.9 34 33 32 33
June 30.0 29 30 30 31
July 27.6 29 27 27 27
August 25.6 28 25 25 25
September 27.1 31 26 27 26
October 28.1 32 29 28 27
November 26.9 29 27 27 25
December 23.7 23 28 25 24
Average 27.1 27.5 29.1 28.3 26.8 26.2

5th 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
March 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
April 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
May 0.0 0 0 0 0
June 0.0 0 0 0 0
July 0.1 0 0 0 1
August 1.7 0 1 1 3
September 0.3 0 0 1 0
October 0.1 0 0 0 0
November 0.0 0 0 0 0
December 0.0 0 0 0 0
Average 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.2

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 8.1 8 9 5 10 7
February 9.2 10 12 9 8
March 8.5 9 12 13 7 7
April 7.2 8 8 6 4 8
May 6.7 7 8 7 6
June 6.2 6 6 7 6
July 6.4 8 8 6 5
August 4.9 5 5 6 4
September 4.8 7 4 7 4
October 6.2 8 7 8 6
November 7.1 9 7 6 8
December 6.2 8 9 5 6
Average 6.9 8.5 8.4 6.5 7.0 6.2

2nd 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 069° 073° 073° 062° 060°
February 067° 063° 070° 081°
March 085° 076° 085° 069° 076°
April 109° 136° 110° 098° 086°
May 171° 137° 133° 116°
June 213° 204° 211° 203°
July 230° 246° 207° 264°
August 210° 215° 222° 190°
September 300° 185° 127° 179°
October 098° 080° 098° 073°
November 073° 067° 087° 068°
December 068° 067° 076° 074°

Prevailing wind direction

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