Gioia Del Colle Air Base

LIBV · Apulia, Italy

Climate Gioia Del Colle Air Base 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Gioia Del Colle Air Base (LIBV) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 73.6 75 72 82 80 80
February 73.2 60 77 73 91
March 75.5 80 66 82 72
April 78.4 71 92 72 83
May 81.4 55 92 94 84
June 93.7 84 99 94 92
July 98.2 99 99 99 99
August 96.3 96 99 98 97
September 91.9 93 90 94 91
October 77.1 77 77 81 84
November 67.7 88 74 42 58
December 73.9 74 41 89 66
Average 82.1 74.6 79.5 85.4 85.1 84.3

67th best VFR conditions of Italy

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 89.4 90 88 94 90 93
February 87.9 81 92 86 97
March 88.7 91 84 91 93
April 91.1 94 97 87 92
May 92.7 79 96 97 93
June 98.3 96 100 100 96
July 99.5 100 100 100 100
August 98.9 99 100 100 99
September 97.7 97 97 100 99
October 90.3 86 91 90 94
November 85.6 96 92 71 81
December 88.6 96 62 99 84
Average 92.7 90.0 92.1 93.8 93.4 94.1

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 10.1 12 12 11 10 12
February 11.5 12 12 12 14
March 13.6 15 11 13 14
April 16.6 15 16 15 17
May 21.8 20 24 23 22
June 27.9 26 30 30 25
July 31.1 33 31 33 29
August 31.0 31 29 32 31
September 26.3 28 26 26 27
October 21.5 25 22 20 21
November 16.7 18 17 17 17
December 12.2 13 14 13 13
Average 19.0 11.6 20.5 20.5 20.3 20.1

59th highest temperature of Italy

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 3.1 5 5 4 3 4
February 3.4 3 4 4 4
March 4.5 5 2 4 4
April 6.8 6 6 6 7
May 11.3 11 11 11 11
June 16.2 15 18 16 14
July 18.7 20 19 19 17
August 19.4 20 19 20 20
September 16.1 18 15 16 17
October 11.9 14 12 12 11
November 9.4 10 9 11 9
December 5.7 5 9 6 6
Average 9.8 4.6 11.0 10.6 10.7 10.3

27th lowest temperature of Italy

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 8.8 8 12 7 11 1
February 5.9 5 6 8 5
March 7.4 6 13 8 7
April 6.0 13 5 8 5
May 4.4 12 2 0 2
June 2.0 4 1 1 5
July 0.5 0 1 0 1
August 0.3 0 1 0 1
September 1.7 1 3 3 1
October 4.5 4 5 6 6
November 8.1 5 11 10 9
December 6.6 5 10 7 8
Average 4.7 7.5 5.3 4.8 4.3 3.8

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 9.5 10 9 10 9 9
February 10.0 9 10 10 10
March 10.0 10 9 10 9
April 9.5 9 10 10 8
May 8.8 9 8 9 11
June 8.4 8 8 8 9
July 8.5 9 8 8 8
August 8.6 10 9 9 9
September 8.8 10 10 7 10
October 8.4 9 8 8 9
November 9.2 10 8 10 7
December 9.7 8 10 11 9
Average 9.2 10.2 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0

59th highest wind speed of Italy

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 299° 276° 331° 224° 330°
February 344° 322° 311° 310°
March 230° 346° 325° 359°
April 317° 268° 177° 350°
May 111° 104° 258° 330°
June 339° 343° 339° 313°
July 333° 349° 341° 347°
August 336° 338° 348° 357°
September 004° 235° 350° 347°
October 156° 340° 337° 193°
November 217° 241° 164° 356°
December 265° 165° 299° 178°

Prevailing wind direction

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