Moroto Airport

HUMO · Northern Region, Uganda

Climate Moroto Airport 2022-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Lodwar Airport (HKLO) between 2022 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022
January 82.4 99 55
February 98.4 99 98
March 96.0 97 95
April 87.5 94 96 50
May 93.0 96 89
June 96.7 98 95
July 80.5 100 50
August 87.9 100 74
September 96.2 99 93
October 95.8 96 95
November 95.8 96 95
December 89.8 96 76
Average 93.6 97.3 95.0 82.1

2nd best VFR conditions of Kenya

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
January 82.6 99 55
February 98.6 99 99
March 98.4 98 99
April 91.5 99 100 53
May 96.2 100 91
June 96.9 98 95
July 80.5 100 50
August 88.5 100 75
September 96.5 99 94
October 97.2 99 95
November 98.1 100 95
December 90.4 97 76
Average 94.5 98.7 96.7 82.8

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
January 36.2 37 36
February 36.9 37 37
March 36.5 38 35
April 34.4 34 35 35
May 34.7 35 35
June 34.7 36 34
July 33.7 35 33
August 33.9 35 33
September 35.1 36 34
October 35.3 36 35
November 34.2 34 35
December 35.3 36 35
Average 35.7 36.4 35.2 34.2

1st highest temperature of Kenya

Average highest temperature per day

The maximum temperature is typically observed some hours after noon.

Minimum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022
January 25.6 26 25
February 24.7 24 25
March 22.9 23 23
April 25.4 26 24 27
May 26.5 27 27
June 26.2 27 26
July 26.0 26 26
August 24.2 26 23
September 26.3 27 26
October 24.9 27 23
November 25.1 25 25
December 24.5 26 23
Average 28.0 24.5 25.5 25.0

13th lowest temperature of Kenya

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022
January 0.1 0 0
February 1.0 2 0
March 1.0 0 2
April 1.9 3 2 0
May 0.0 0 0
June 0.0 0 0
July 0.0 0 0
August 0.3 0 0
September 0.6 0 1
October 1.2 2 0
November 0.9 1 0
December 0.2 0 0
Average 0.5 1.2 0.6 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
January 7.0 6 9
February 7.3 8 7
March 7.3 8 6
April 6.9 6 7 10
May 6.4 6 7
June 6.8 7 6
July 8.1 7 10
August 7.9 7 9
September 7.9 8 7
October 7.9 9 7
November 6.8 6 9
December 7.8 8 8
Average 8.5 6.9 7.2 7.9

1st highest wind speed of Kenya

Average wind speed

Excluding wind gusts. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Prevailing wind direction

Month 2024 2023 2022
January 084° 103°
February 112° 115°
March 092° 093°
April 080° 077° 089°
May 105° 109°
June 098° 100°
July 072° 086°
August 108° 088°
September 099° 102°
October 081° 105°
November 090° 096°
December 100° 090°

Prevailing wind direction

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