Aérodrome de Corte

LFKT · Upper Corsica, Corsica, France

Climate Aérodrome de Corte 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Bastia-Poretta Airport (LFKB) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 91.5 91 90 89 94 93
February 84.3 88 87 86 69 89
March 84.6 81 88 87 88 73
April 85.8 94 92 89 79 73
May 86.8 90 90 94 80 85
June 91.1 90 96 93 85 90
July 93.1 90 99 86 94
August 94.9 100 97 92 93
September 93.7 96 95 89 95
October 86.4 95 88 91 88
November 86.8 96 95 73 78
December 88.9 94 82 94 89
Average 89.2 89.1 92.9 91.9 84.9 86.7

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 99.4 99 98 99 100 100
February 99.0 99 99 100 99 99
March 98.2 97 98 98 100 99
April 98.8 99 100 99 98 97
May 98.9 99 98 100 98 99
June 99.3 99 100 99 99 99
July 99.7 99 100 99 100
August 99.6 100 99 100 99
September 99.6 100 100 100 99
October 98.2 99 99 99 97
November 97.7 99 99 98 95
December 98.2 99 97 98 99
Average 98.9 98.6 99.0 99.1 98.9 98.6

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 13.8 15 14 14 13 15
February 14.7 16 14 16 15 17
March 16.0 17 17 14 16 15
April 18.6 20 19 18 18 18
May 22.2 23 22 25 21 23
June 27.1 26 27 29 27 25
July 30.1 31 32 30 30
August 30.3 31 31 30 31
September 26.8 28 27 27 27
October 22.7 25 24 22 21
November 18.0 20 19 18 18
December 15.0 16 14 15 15
Average 21.0 19.3 21.8 22.1 20.9 21.1

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 5.2 6 4 5 5 6
February 5.5 7 2 6 6 6
March 6.7 8 6 5 6 6
April 8.2 9 8 7 7 8
May 12.5 13 14 14 10 14
June 15.7 6 18 19 17 16
July 19.7 21 22 17 18
August 19.7 20 22 20 17
September 16.1 18 17 18 14
October 13.2 16 14 13 11
November 9.9 10 11 11 8
December 6.1 7 5 6 6
Average 11.2 8.3 12.0 12.4 11.4 10.8

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 9.0 10 14 3 11 5
February 9.4 14 10 1 5 1
March 10.4 12 8 13 8 15
April 8.7 7 2 11 12 15
May 8.5 6 15 7 6 4
June 2.6 3 5 2 2 3
July 0.7 0 0 4 1
August 1.2 3 2 2 2
September 3.5 2 5 3 6
October 5.7 2 1 8 9
November 12.3 4 12 23 9
December 10.0 3 19 11 12
Average 6.5 8.3 5.3 5.4 7.1 6.3

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 6.6 6 7 6 7 6
February 6.7 5 6 7 7 9
March 7.0 7 7 8 7 7
April 6.6 7 7 7 7 6
May 6.1 6 6 6 6 6
June 5.9 7 6 6 6 6
July 6.1 6 6 7 6
August 6.0 6 6 6 7
September 6.3 6 7 7 6
October 6.5 6 5 8 7
November 6.4 8 6 6 6
December 6.1 6 5 5 6
Average 6.3 6.3 6.4 6.3 6.5 6.4

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 057° 274° 304° 253° 174°
February 127° 092° 353° 114° 241°
March 129° 120° 115° 060° 015°
April 099° 063° 101° 074° 084°
May 095° 011° 068° 117° 090°
June 106° 107° 108° 099° 121°
July 114° 096° 091° 088°
August 100° 074° 087° 095°
September 065° 119° 102° 018°
October 132° 126° 029° 155°
November 255° 227° 196° 034°
December 211° 206° 244° 230°

Prevailing wind direction

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