Base de Aviação de Taubaté

SBTA · São Paulo, Brazil

Climate Base de Aviação de Taubaté 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Base de Aviação de Taubaté (SBTA) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 74.8 72 78 70 84 74
February 74.3 81 79 70 80 55
March 78.7 70 82 85 80 83
April 77.1 86 75 74 87 77
May 77.6 76 77 80 79 84
June 77.3 89 78 73 75 75
July 82.8 81 85 89 78
August 74.0 80 78 82 78
September 71.4 86 61 83 63
October 66.6 65 77 50 73
November 71.6 79 76 69 72
December 75.3 81 80 76 71
Average 75.1 78.5 78.2 75.6 77.2 72.7

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 91.3 94 92 88 94 91
February 89.1 92 91 86 89 79
March 93.1 93 94 92 96 98
April 95.2 96 92 94 98 99
May 92.2 92 91 95 93 96
June 92.4 98 92 90 93 91
July 94.6 95 96 95 96
August 91.7 96 92 96 91
September 90.6 98 83 95 88
October 90.0 89 90 86 92
November 93.4 97 97 91 94
December 92.5 96 92 96 90
Average 92.2 94.0 93.6 91.1 93.2 91.6

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 29.8 30 29 29 32 30
February 29.4 30 30 29 29 28
March 29.4 30 30 30 30 29
April 27.3 29 26 27 26 27
May 25.7 28 25 24 25 25
June 24.8 26 24 24 24 26
July 25.1 24 26 24 26
August 25.7 27 25 27 26
September 29.0 30 24 31 31
October 28.4 28 28 26 29
November 28.2 31 26 28 29
December 29.1 31 28 28 29
Average 27.7 28.7 27.8 26.6 27.4 27.7

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 19.8 20 19 20 21 20
February 19.6 20 20 19 19 20
March 19.1 20 18 19 20 19
April 17.2 18 16 17 16 17
May 14.4 16 14 13 14 12
June 12.5 12 11 12 13 14
July 10.8 12 11 8 12
August 12.8 14 12 12 12
September 15.6 17 13 16 17
October 18.1 19 18 18 18
November 17.8 20 16 17 17
December 19.2 20 19 18 20
Average 16.5 17.6 16.6 15.5 15.9 16.2

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 6.8 5 10 14 1 6
February 6.5 5 3 6 5 17
March 5.0 8 5 7 3 6
April 2.8 1 8 3 1 1
May 2.5 4 4 2 1 1
June 2.2 1 3 2 2 4
July 2.0 2 1 3 2
August 5.5 3 5 2 7
September 4.1 2 11 0 4
October 6.7 5 6 11 5
November 6.6 6 5 9 2
December 5.6 1 10 6 7
Average 4.7 4.0 4.2 5.9 3.8 5.4

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 4.3 5 4 4 5 4
February 4.2 4 4 4 4 4
March 4.3 4 4 4 4 4
April 4.3 4 4 4 5 4
May 4.0 4 4 4 4 4
June 3.6 3 3 4 4 4
July 4.0 4 4 4 5
August 4.8 5 5 5 5
September 4.8 4 5 5 5
October 5.1 5 5 5 6
November 5.3 5 5 5 5
December 4.8 5 5 5 5
Average 4.4 4.0 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.5

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 194° 159° 126° 074° 167°
February 144° 353° 114° 106° 041°
March 152° 082° 064° 070° 098°
April 069° 096° 019° 140° 052°
May 014° 068° 308° 047° 346°
June 029° 355° 035° 024° 026°
July 032° 039° 016° 035°
August 037° 043° 062° 050°
September 045° 081° 052° 064°
October 095° 076° 070° 105°
November 085° 145° 116° 112°
December 125° 115° 150° 064°

Prevailing wind direction

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