Mopah International Airport

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Climate Mopah International Airport 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Horn Island Airport (YHID) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 69.0 66 61 79 71 85
February 68.0 73 53 72 74 71
March 75.9 75 73 75 79 73
April 83.2 78 84 79 79 89
May 83.8 75 82 90 88 86
June 81.5 88 78 88 80
July 86.4 89 79 83 81
August 87.1 95 79 85 88
September 83.9 90 58 85 81
October 92.4 95 95 96 91
November 93.8 97 87 94 96
December 86.9 75 83 91 85
Average 81.6 73.4 81.2 79.3 84.3 83.8

80th best VFR conditions of Australia

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 88.6 95 79 98 88 99
February 92.8 96 92 93 99 96
March 94.2 93 98 86 96 99
April 95.0 97 96 92 93 99
May 98.7 98 98 99 99 99
June 99.1 100 100 99 99
July 99.5 99 100 99 99
August 97.0 100 99 100 99
September 94.0 97 69 98 100
October 98.7 100 100 100 99
November 98.2 100 97 98 100
December 98.2 97 95 99 98
Average 96.0 95.6 96.0 94.0 97.0 98.7

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 30.4 31 30 30 30 32
February 30.2 31 30 30 30 31
March 30.2 30 30 30 30 30
April 30.2 31 30 31 30 30
May 29.7 30 30 30 30 30
June 29.0 30 30 29 29
July 28.8 29 29 30 29
August 28.9 29 30 30 29
September 29.6 30 31 30 30
October 30.5 30 32 31 30
November 31.6 31 32 32 32
December 31.7 32 31 32 31
Average 30.1 30.4 30.0 30.5 30.2 30.1

29th highest temperature of Australia

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 25.5 26 25 25 25 26
February 25.7 27 26 25 26 26
March 25.7 26 26 26 26 26
April 25.6 27 26 25 25 26
May 25.3 26 26 25 25 26
June 24.6 25 25 25 25
July 23.8 25 24 25 24
August 23.8 24 24 25 24
September 24.6 24 26 25 25
October 25.3 25 26 26 26
November 26.4 26 27 27 27
December 26.4 27 26 26 26
Average 25.3 26.1 25.1 25.3 25.4 25.4

95th lowest temperature of Australia

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 17.5 29 16 9 27 11
February 19.6 18 34 18 17 17
March 16.8 27 11 9 15 24
April 12.7 14 12 14 18 5
May 5.6 8 4 3 3 6
June 3.5 2 3 2 2
July 2.6 1 1 2 2
August 2.2 1 3 3 0
September 2.9 2 0 2 1
October 1.8 0 1 0 1
November 2.3 0 4 0 1
December 7.5 12 6 4 10
Average 9.1 19.1 8.1 6.0 7.9 6.7

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 8.7 9 9 8 8 9
February 9.2 9 9 9 10 9
March 8.6 8 10 8 9 10
April 10.4 11 9 9 9 12
May 14.4 16 14 11 15 15
June 15.6 15 16 14 16
July 15.4 15 14 15 16
August 16.0 17 16 17 15
September 17.2 18 16 18 18
October 14.9 16 14 13 16
November 13.7 15 12 13 15
December 9.8 10 9 9 9
Average 12.5 10.5 13.0 11.8 12.4 13.1

29th highest wind speed of Australia

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 320° 315° 312° 297° 316°
February 308° 312° 318° 315° 307°
March 345° 028° 342° 048° 091°
April 112° 107° 094° 094° 103°
May 128° 128° 105° 117° 119°
June 121° 121° 117° 122°
July 122° 123° 116° 121°
August 119° 119° 117° 109°
September 120° 111° 117° 114°
October 112° 103° 095° 104°
November 103° 082° 093° 099°
December 023° 080° 057° 038°

Prevailing wind direction

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