Minangkabau

WIEE · West Sumatra, Indonesia

Climate Minangkabau 2020-2024

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

Calculated from historical METAR data of Minangkabau (WIEE) between 2020 and 2024.

VFR conditions (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 84.0 84 86 91 85 0
February 88.7 88 91 91 93
March 84.6 79 89 89 81
April 88.5 83 95 94 86
May 88.0 85 93 89 88
June 88.6 93 81 89
July 89.5 89 87 92 85
August 81.9 84 77 83
September 79.1 74 82 81
October 74.6 57 71 89
November 77.4 83 62 86
December 82.2 90 57 81 18
Average 83.8 83.6 85.1 81.6 85.9 77.7

11th best VFR conditions of Indonesia

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 97.2 96 96 99 98 0
February 97.0 96 97 96 99
March 96.8 93 97 98 97
April 97.7 96 98 100 99
May 96.9 95 98 98 96
June 97.1 97 94 100
July 97.1 98 96 98 95
August 95.4 94 95 96
September 94.9 95 97 94
October 95.0 91 96 98
November 94.2 97 92 96
December 95.4 98 92 93 100
Average 96.2 95.2 96.2 96.2 96.8 95.3

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 30.3 32 29 31 30 25
February 31.1 33 31 31 32
March 30.8 32 30 31 31
April 30.8 32 30 31 30
May 31.0 32 31 31 31
June 29.5 31 30 29
July 30.0 30 30 30 29
August 29.9 30 30 30
September 29.6 30 30 30
October 29.8 29 30 31
November 29.6 29 29 30
December 30.0 31 29 30 31
Average 30.2 32.0 30.1 30.2 30.3 29.0

24th highest temperature of Indonesia

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 23.3 25 23 23 23 25
February 23.5 25 23 23 23
March 23.3 25 23 23 23
April 23.8 26 24 24 24
May 24.1 26 25 24 24
June 23.5 24 23 23
July 23.1 24 23 23 24
August 22.7 24 23 22
September 23.4 23 23 24
October 23.5 24 23 24
November 22.9 23 23 22
December 23.5 25 23 24 23
Average 23.6 25.2 23.5 23.1 23.0 23.8

4th lowest temperature of Indonesia

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 6.3 6 7 5 6 0
February 4.7 5 5 3 3
March 6.4 10 7 5 7
April 5.1 5 3 4 2
May 5.1 6 6 4 6
June 5.8 3 10 5
July 5.8 6 7 5 12
August 7.3 5 9 7
September 7.4 5 6 9
October 7.6 3 11 8
November 13.3 5 26 10
December 10.4 5 21 15 0
Average 7.3 6.4 5.0 8.8 6.9 11.1

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 3.9 4 4 4 4 0
February 4.1 4 4 4 4
March 4.2 4 4 4 4
April 3.9 4 4 4 4
May 3.9 4 4 4 4
June 3.8 4 4 4
July 3.9 4 4 4 4
August 4.2 4 4 4
September 4.4 5 4 4
October 4.0 5 4 4
November 4.2 4 4 4
December 4.0 4 4 4 3
Average 4.0 3.9 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.0

24th highest wind speed of Indonesia

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 225° 248° 259° 276° 360°
February 222° 272° 248° 252°
March 249° 238° 278° 258°
April 249° 235° 270° 270°
May 221° 251° 283° 261°
June 259° 274° 272°
July 234° 260° 264° 244°
August 230° 248° 265°
September 193° 273° 254°
October 199° 294° 256°
November 213° 285° 288°
December 211° 262° 281° 237°

Prevailing wind direction

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