Falcone–Borsellino Airport

LICJ · Sicily, Italy

Climate Falcone–Borsellino Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Falcone–Borsellino Airport (LICJ) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 92.6 92 94 90 94 99
February 95.4 99 95 94 99
March 95.1 97 99 95 93
April 96.2 98 97 98 97
May 96.1 94 97 99 99
June 98.7 100 100 98 99
July 99.1 100 100 99 99
August 99.1 100 100 99 99
September 98.5 98 99 98 99
October 97.4 100 98 97 98
November 94.6 97 95 88 98
December 94.8 96 97 91 89
Average 96.1 91.8 97.6 97.4 96.3 97.6

6th 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 99.6 100 100 100 100 100
February 99.4 100 99 99 100
March 99.6 100 100 100 100
April 99.7 100 100 100 100
May 99.5 98 100 100 100
June 99.7 100 100 99 100
July 99.9 100 100 100 100
August 100.0 100 100 100 100
September 99.8 100 100 100 100
October 99.7 100 100 100 100
November 99.6 100 100 99 100
December 99.7 100 99 100 100
Average 99.7 100.0 99.7 99.7 99.6 99.9

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 14.9 16 15 14 16 15
February 15.2 14 15 16 16
March 16.3 17 15 16 16
April 18.4 18 18 18 18
May 21.9 21 24 22 24
June 26.6 25 29 27 25
July 29.7 32 30 31 28
August 30.0 29 31 32 30
September 27.4 28 29 29 27
October 23.6 26 24 23 23
November 19.9 21 20 20 20
December 16.5 17 19 16 17
Average 21.0 16.1 22.0 22.6 22.0 21.6

22nd 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 9.7 11 10 10 11 10
February 9.4 8 10 10 10
March 10.9 12 9 10 12
April 12.9 13 12 12 15
May 16.2 17 16 16 18
June 20.5 20 22 21 20
July 23.5 25 24 24 23
August 23.6 23 25 25 24
September 21.8 22 23 23 23
October 17.8 20 18 18 17
November 14.7 16 15 15 14
December 11.6 13 14 11 12
Average 15.5 11.1 16.4 16.6 16.2 16.4

86th 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 7.3 10 10 4 8 0
February 5.1 9 3 3 0
March 5.2 3 5 10 8
April 3.5 6 3 4 3
May 3.4 8 3 2 1
June 0.9 4 0 1 1
July 0.2 0 0 0 1
August 0.2 0 0 0 0
September 1.4 1 1 2 3
October 3.1 1 2 8 3
November 6.4 3 9 16 2
December 7.2 4 5 11 13
Average 4.1 9.8 3.9 2.6 4.8 2.6

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 11.2 12 11 10 14 8
February 10.7 10 11 11 9
March 10.6 12 9 9 10
April 9.5 11 10 10 9
May 9.1 9 9 8 10
June 8.3 7 9 7 9
July 9.1 9 10 9 9
August 8.8 10 8 10 8
September 9.5 10 10 8 10
October 9.5 10 7 10 9
November 10.6 13 10 10 8
December 11.5 10 11 12 12
Average 10.0 11.7 9.8 9.3 9.6 9.2

22nd 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 227° 223° 337° 219° 023°
February 048° 321° 241° 297°
March 216° 028° 007° 341°
April 280° 285° 016° 031°
May 334° 044° 355° 013°
June 341° 001° 024° 003°
July 360° 017° 017° 019°
August 336° 351° 358° 006°
September 354° 261° 034° 343°
October 270° 011° 342° 280°
November 237° 227° 205° 048°
December 242° 196° 251° 217°

Prevailing wind direction

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