Norilsk-Alykel Airport

UOOO · Krasnoyarskiy, Russia

Climate Norilsk-Alykel Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Norilsk-Alykel Airport (UOOO) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 47.7 44 46 15 65 68
February 50.0 30 57 77 33
March 50.5 48 66 60 35
April 57.7 55 65 56 61
May 58.9 48 65 50 70
June 0 0 0 0
July 79.7 77 70 73 99
August 71.7 86 72 45 84
September 50.3 38 43 65 67
October 34.7 44 19 22 52
November 47.6 54 42 50 43
December 0 0 0 0
Average 54.0 44.0 53.9 56.2 54.1 61.7

76th best VFR conditions of Russia

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 61.6 59 58 25 77 83
February 60.9 46 66 91 40
March 62.8 60 77 69 51
April 69.7 64 78 70 71
May 74.6 69 78 66 88
June 0 0 0 0
July 94.9 86 96 97 100
August 86.6 93 92 69 92
September 74.6 66 74 78 87
October 60.9 68 53 45 69
November 61.2 70 57 62 54
December 0 0 0 0
Average 70.3 59.3 69.6 75.0 70.6 74.6

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 -21.1 -20 -27 -16 -26 -16
February -18.8 -12 -14 -28 -13
March -15.2 -14 -16 -22 -11
April -8.2 -13 -7 -7 -1
May 1.3 -1 4 0 6
June 11.7 11 16 8 14
July 17.9 19 18 16 17
August 17.1 18 14 15 21
September 7.3 7 4 8 11
October -3.3 -2 -1 -2 -5
November -14.1 -12 -17 -14 -10
December -19.0 -20 -16 -22 -22
Average -8.9 -20.3 -4.2 -3.9 -6.0 -1.3

75th highest temperature of Russia

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 -27.0 -24 -34 -22 -33 -23
February -23.0 -19 -20 -34 -18
March -23.2 -23 -23 -29 -21
April -16.9 -21 -15 -14 -8
May -5.6 -6 -3 -4 -1
June 5.0 5 7 4 7
July 10.0 11 10 8 10
August 9.3 9 6 9 12
September 1.7 1 -1 2 5
October -7.2 -6 -3 -7 -10
November -21.9 -18 -23 -20 -16
December -26.2 -25 -24 -29 -30
Average -13.3 -25.6 -11.6 -9.4 -13.8 -8.4

6th lowest temperature of Russia

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 62.7 86 56 92 18 71
February 62.2 84 68 23 76
March 68.0 70 63 61 74
April 52.7 61 37 63 40
May 33.1 53 32 23 10
June 0 0 0 0
July 3.6 3 7 5 1
August 9.3 7 12 17 3
September 23.4 31 32 21 8
October 57.9 48 64 60 60
November 62.7 63 49 70 68
December 0 0 0 0
Average 47.2 86.4 45.6 39.8 37.6 34.6

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 13.6 18 12 20 7 12
February 14.0 16 14 6 20
March 14.2 16 12 12 16
April 14.0 15 12 14 17
May 13.2 16 13 11 13
June 0 0 0 0
July 12.2 9 14 11 15
August 10.6 12 11 11 10
September 12.8 12 13 13 13
October 11.7 11 12 12 11
November 11.4 13 11 12 12
December 0 0 0 0
Average 13.6 18.3 13.6 12.2 11.7 13.8

75th highest wind speed of Russia

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 166° 152° 182° 116° 162°
February 174° 171° 153° 173°
March 184° 155° 132° 174°
April 114° 178° 154° 174°
May 037° 204° 009° 085°
June 360° 360° 360° 360°
July 058° 314° 177° 050°
August 031° 329° 213° 163°
September 251° 349° 118° 165°
October 172° 191° 218° 197°
November 178° 195° 174° 178°
December 360° 360° 360° 360°

Prevailing wind direction

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