Tuticorin

VOTK · Tamil Nadu, India

Climate Tuticorin 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Madurai Airport (VOMD) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 3.7 0 0 1 0 11
February 9.8 14 2 0 6
March 11.9 10 2 8 12
April 15.4 11 13 4 7
May 24.8 13 32 51 12
June 44.5 44 54 33 67
July 44.0 47 43 59 38
August 39.3 40 52 41 29
September 32.0 33 54 26 27
October 15.1 7 23 18 33
November 1.9 1 0 3 3
December 1.1 0 0 0 2
Average 18.4 19.5 24.0 21.3 21.1

10th 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 66.4 43 65 78 55 88
February 83.7 78 81 85 90
March 87.8 85 89 95 96
April 92.3 91 92 91 100
May 95.2 92 99 98 99
June 98.5 99 98 99 100
July 98.5 99 95 100 100
August 97.7 98 98 98 99
September 96.4 97 97 99 99
October 77.3 59 87 70 90
November 56.8 62 39 62 63
December 48.1 42 46 51 44
Average 78.8 42.6 80.4 84.4 84.1 89.0

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 31.6 31 32 33 30 33
February 33.4 33 33 32 34
March 36.3 35 37 35 37
April 37.7 36 37 37 38
May 37.8 38 37 36 39
June 37.6 38 37 37 39
July 36.7 37 35 37 37
August 36.4 38 35 36 38
September 35.3 36 35 36 35
October 33.6 34 34 34 36
November 31.5 32 31 31 31
December 30.8 31 31 31 29
Average 34.4 31.3 34.8 34.6 34.1 35.4

2nd 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 22.1 23 21 23 23 22
February 22.1 21 24 21 23
March 24.1 23 25 24 24
April 26.0 26 25 26 25
May 26.6 27 27 26 27
June 26.6 27 26 26 27
July 26.5 27 26 26 26
August 25.7 25 25 26 26
September 25.1 26 25 25 25
October 24.7 24 24 25 25
November 23.7 24 23 24 23
December 23.0 24 23 23 23
Average 24.5 23.0 24.5 24.6 24.5 24.8

62nd 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 1.8 3 0 1 8 0
February 0.5 2 1 0 0
March 0.6 1 1 0 0
April 0.7 3 2 1 0
May 1.1 0 3 2 1
June 1.0 1 1 2 0
July 1.8 2 3 1 2
August 2.4 2 4 1 2
September 2.4 2 2 3 6
October 3.9 3 3 5 2
November 6.6 6 6 10 7
December 4.2 6 3 1 12
Average 2.4 3.2 2.3 2.3 2.8 2.6

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 5.6 7 7 6 3 6
February 6.0 7 6 6 7
March 4.7 6 6 5 5
April 4.0 4 4 4 5
May 4.8 4 6 5 5
June 6.9 6 5 7 7
July 7.9 10 8 8 6
August 6.9 6 7 6 8
September 4.9 6 5 5 6
October 4.1 5 4 4 5
November 4.6 6 4 4 5
December 5.5 7 5 6 5
Average 5.7 7.0 6.1 5.4 5.2 5.8

2nd 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 062° 056° 060° 050° 056°
February 060° 059° 061° 061°
March 076° 065° 080° 076°
April 092° 117° 098° 101°
May 185° 277° 258° 194°
June 289° 273° 283° 277°
July 277° 277° 279° 283°
August 290° 276° 287° 279°
September 257° 291° 282° 268°
October 092° 004° 327° 283°
November 055° 052° 051° 044°
December 053° 038° 057° 038°

Prevailing wind direction

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