Capo Carbonara

LIEC · Sardinia, Italy

Climate Capo Carbonara 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Cagliari Elmas Airport (LIEE) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 94.9 98 93 93 98 94
February 95.6 95 97 90 98
March 96.6 96 95 98 96
April 97.2 99 97 96 97
May 97.4 98 97 98 99
June 99.4 98 99 100 100
July 99.6 99 100 100 100
August 99.4 100 100 100 100
September 99.4 100 99 100 99
October 97.5 99 97 97 99
November 96.1 97 97 95 93
December 96.1 95 96 94 97
Average 97.6 98.0 97.6 97.4 97.2 97.8

5th 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 98.8 100 97 100 100 97
February 98.9 99 99 97 100
March 99.2 99 100 99 99
April 99.6 100 100 100 99
May 99.5 100 99 100 100
June 99.9 100 100 100 100
July 99.8 99 100 100 100
August 99.7 100 100 100 100
September 99.8 100 100 100 99
October 99.0 99 98 99 100
November 99.3 100 100 99 98
December 99.1 100 99 97 98
Average 99.5 100.0 99.4 99.5 99.2 99.2

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 14.7 16 14 15 14 16
February 15.8 15 17 16 18
March 17.4 19 16 17 17
April 19.8 21 19 19 20
May 23.7 23 25 24 25
June 29.1 29 32 29 28
July 32.6 34 34 32 32
August 32.0 31 33 33 33
September 28.8 30 30 29 28
October 24.5 27 25 24 23
November 19.2 21 21 18 20
December 16.0 17 17 15 15
Average 22.0 16.3 23.4 23.8 22.5 22.8

6th 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 5.6 7 5 4 7 7
February 5.7 5 5 7 7
March 7.6 8 8 7 8
April 9.9 9 10 10 11
May 13.6 14 14 14 15
June 18.7 19 20 19 17
July 21.1 23 21 21 21
August 20.9 21 22 21 21
September 18.7 19 20 20 18
October 14.4 17 15 13 13
November 10.6 12 11 11 11
December 7.3 8 9 6 8
Average 12.2 7.1 13.2 13.4 12.9 12.9

65th 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 6.7 6 9 3 12 2
February 4.9 7 1 5 0
March 4.2 1 6 3 5
April 5.4 3 5 11 6
May 5.2 9 5 2 4
June 1.9 4 0 0 3
July 0.1 0 0 0 0
August 0.9 1 1 0 1
September 2.2 0 2 3 4
October 2.9 3 2 5 2
November 10.7 3 9 18 3
December 7.4 3 4 13 12
Average 4.2 5.5 3.2 2.9 5.2 3.3

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 8.8 8 8 9 8 8
February 8.6 7 10 8 10
March 9.5 10 10 9 9
April 9.1 9 9 9 8
May 8.9 8 8 9 9
June 8.8 9 9 9 9
July 9.4 10 8 10 9
August 8.7 10 8 9 10
September 8.3 8 8 8 8
October 7.9 8 7 7 8
November 7.4 9 7 6 7
December 8.1 9 6 7 7
Average 8.6 8.2 8.7 8.4 8.4 8.6

6th 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 341° 331° 335° 323° 038°
February 170° 337° 248° 321°
March 323° 149° 311° 308°
April 331° 242° 195° 162°
May 311° 180° 322° 161°
June 229° 227° 190° 287°
July 311° 183° 344° 334°
August 315° 282° 326° 343°
September 205° 288° 180° 295°
October 270° 206° 305° 314°
November 333° 327° 295° 187°
December 346° 304° 334° 306°

Prevailing wind direction

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