Skip to Content
× Passenger Update: COVID-19 safety measures at the airport can be found here. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade advises against all non-essential travel overseas until further notice. More info here.

Weather Record

At Shannon Airport, we fully appreciate the importance of weather reporting in aviation and are happy to state that we have an excellent year-round weather record.  And the Shannon area itself is also well known for its temperate climate and good flying weather.

How will Shannon’s excellent weather record benefit you?

  • Mild weather, with low snow or sleet averages that can require aircraft de-icing is rarely required, resulting in lower costs and higher on-time performance
  • Shannon has few instances of weather diversions, which can cause substantial disruptions in terms of delays, cancellations, and more.
  • Forecasting and observation staff are on duty at the airport 24/7/365.
  • Click here to view our weather record from 2007 - 2018. weather-record-to-2018.JPG