Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport

VECC · West Bengal, India

Climate Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport (VECC) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
February 0.0 0 0 0 0
March 0.0 0 0 0 0
April 0.0 0 0 0 0
May 0.3 0 0 2 0
June 0.1 0 0 0 0
July 0.1 0 0 0 0
August 0.0 0 0 0 0
September 0.0 0 0 0 0
October 0.0 0 0 0 0
November 0.0 0 0 0 0
December 0.0 0 0 0 0
Average 0.0 0.0 0.2

47th best VFR conditions of India

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 0.2 0 0 0 0 1
February 2.5 2 3 3 4
March 3.6 2 6 2 9
April 5.6 6 9 3 10
May 5.4 7 5 12 11
June 1.3 0 2 1 1
July 3.9 5 7 2 3
August 1.9 2 7 4 0
September 4.0 5 6 10 2
October 6.1 7 19 6 5
November 3.8 6 2 1 7
December 0.3 1 0 1 0
Average 2.9 3.6 5.7 3.7 4.5

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 24.6 23 27 24 26 23
February 28.8 31 27 29 26
March 33.0 33 33 34 32
April 35.4 37 35 36 34
May 35.0 36 35 34 34
June 34.4 35 34 34 34
July 32.9 33 33 33 34
August 32.6 33 32 33 33
September 32.9 32 32 33 34
October 32.1 32 31 33 33
November 29.5 30 29 30 30
December 25.1 25 27 25 25
Average 30.3 22.4 32.0 31.1 31.6 30.9

42nd highest temperature of India

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 13.6 13 17 15 15 13
February 17.4 21 17 18 15
March 22.2 23 24 24 21
April 25.4 27 27 26 24
May 25.9 26 27 26 25
June 27.1 28 28 27 27
July 27.1 27 27 28 27
August 26.5 25 26 28 28
September 26.1 23 26 27 28
October 24.6 25 24 27 26
November 19.7 21 20 21 19
December 15.1 17 17 17 14
Average 21.4 13.0 23.3 23.4 23.6 22.0

48th lowest temperature of India

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 0.9 2 0 3 0 3
February 1.3 1 2 0 4
March 1.1 2 0 0 2
April 0.3 1 0 0 2
May 2.6 1 3 7 5
June 7.3 7 5 15 10
July 14.7 13 12 13 9
August 14.7 16 18 9 17
September 11.3 17 10 14 7
October 6.8 7 6 7 5
November 2.3 0 0 3 0
December 3.9 5 0 9 0
Average 5.3 1.4 5.9 5.3 6.6 5.5

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 4.7 5 5 5 3 4
February 4.6 5 5 3 4
March 5.5 5 7 4 5
April 7.4 5 10 6 6
May 7.7 7 8 6 7
June 7.3 7 10 7 6
July 6.9 7 7 6 7
August 6.0 6 7 5 5
September 5.5 6 6 5 5
October 5.2 5 6 5 5
November 4.9 5 6 5 5
December 4.7 6 5 5 2
Average 5.8 5.0 5.8 6.7 5.0 5.2

42nd highest wind speed of India

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 356° 352° 351° 347° 341°
February 301° 325° 342° 333°
March 229° 218° 285° 315°
April 245° 183° 197° 180°
May 171° 171° 160° 170°
June 162° 182° 176° 176°
July 135° 136° 162° 176°
August 204° 127° 181° 126°
September 122° 144° 118° 164°
October 360° 041° 023° 060°
November 360° 347° 008° 355°
December 345° 342° 357° 341°

Prevailing wind direction

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