El Dorado International Airport

SKBO · Cundinamarca, Colombia

Climate El Dorado International Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of El Dorado International Airport (SKBO) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 72.0 79 68 86 70 72
February 73.9 71 71 64 80
March 62.8 65 72 59 68
April 66.5 70 76 68 69
May 68.7 78 75 69 64
June 64.6 74 64 68 70
July 60.1 68 64 62 55
August 63.7 70 68 66 56
September 63.3 56 71 60 61
October 65.0 58 70 71 63
November 67.5 59 69 73 70
December 72.0 76 68 79 69
Average 68.0 79.0 67.8 71.3 67.4 66.1

21st best VFR conditions of Colombia

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 98.0 97 98 100 99 97
February 98.5 99 98 99 98
March 97.6 97 98 97 97
April 98.1 98 99 100 99
May 98.2 98 98 99 99
June 98.3 99 97 99 99
July 98.6 100 98 99 99
August 98.8 99 98 99 100
September 98.2 98 96 98 99
October 98.1 99 97 97 99
November 96.3 98 95 95 97
December 97.6 99 95 99 97
Average 97.9 96.7 98.4 97.3 98.3 98.2

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 20.1 22 19 20 20 21
February 20.4 20 19 20 22
March 19.5 19 19 19 21
April 19.3 19 19 20 20
May 19.4 20 19 20 20
June 19.1 20 18 19 20
July 18.8 19 19 19 19
August 19.1 20 19 19 19
September 19.6 20 19 20 20
October 19.7 21 19 20 20
November 19.9 20 19 20 20
December 19.9 21 19 21 20
Average 19.8 22.0 19.7 18.9 19.6 20.0

27th highest temperature of Colombia

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 7.8 8 9 9 6 8
February 8.5 8 10 9 7
March 9.8 11 10 10 9
April 10.0 11 10 9 9
May 10.1 10 10 10 11
June 9.7 10 10 9 9
July 9.8 11 10 9 10
August 9.0 10 9 9 10
September 8.8 8 9 9 9
October 9.3 9 10 10 9
November 9.8 10 10 9 9
December 8.5 10 8 9 8
Average 9.1 7.8 9.6 9.5 9.1 8.8

2nd lowest temperature of Colombia

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 2.2 1 6 1 3 1
February 3.5 3 7 5 2
March 7.5 13 8 10 5
April 8.5 11 15 6 4
May 12.1 8 21 10 10
June 12.1 6 24 12 13
July 9.8 16 14 10 10
August 6.9 6 11 9 6
September 5.4 3 12 8 7
October 5.6 7 7 6 3
November 6.5 7 11 5 10
December 2.6 4 4 3 3
Average 6.3 1.3 7.5 11.7 7.2 6.2

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 7.1 8 7 7 7 8
February 6.9 7 6 7 7
March 6.3 7 6 6 7
April 6.0 6 6 6 6
May 6.1 7 6 6 7
June 6.6 8 5 6 6
July 7.3 7 6 7 7
August 7.4 7 7 7 7
September 6.8 7 6 7 7
October 6.3 6 6 6 7
November 6.0 6 6 6 6
December 6.5 6 6 7 6
Average 6.7 7.6 6.7 6.0 6.4 6.6

27th highest wind speed of Colombia

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 190° 307° 281° 073° 225°
February 276° 290° 327° 172°
March 315° 331° 322° 291°
April 345° 112° 121° 085°
May 109° 123° 110° 111°
June 137° 301° 112° 104°
July 135° 100° 120° 134°
August 140° 133° 160° 146°
September 134° 176° 141° 139°
October 287° 308° 302° 143°
November 093° 293° 294° 276°
December 155° 309° 307° 319°

Prevailing wind direction

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