Lebanon weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Lebanon

The best time to visit in Lebanon is from April until November, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Lebanon is 29°C in August and the lowest is 15°C in January.

Lebanon has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Lebanon or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Lebanon by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 15 16 17 20 23 26 28 29 27 25 21 17
Precipitation (mm) 93 53 36 10 6 0 0 0 3 17 17 77
Climate data from city: Beirut

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14 day weather forecast Lebanon

The weather for in Lebanon will be around 24° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Lebanon is based on the weather conditions in the city of Beirut.

Weather forecast this week

Monday 18 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
21°
27° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 4
Tuesday 19 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
21°
27° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 5
Wednesday 20 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
21°
27° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Thursday 21 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
20°
27° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 5
Friday 22 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
20°
27° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 5
Saturday 23 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
22°
27° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
20°
27° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
19°
27° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 5
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
20°
27° 1.3 mm 30% 3 m/s 5
Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
27° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 2
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
27° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
27° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 2
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
19°
27° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
21°
27° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2

Climate Lebanon

Lebanon has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are warm and dry, and the temperature is cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Lebanon is 22° degrees and there is about 313 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 279 days a year with an average humidity of 63% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Lebanon

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 15 16 17 20 23 26 28 29 27 25 21 17
Night temp. (°C) 11 12 13 15 18 21 23 24 23 21 17 14
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 93 53 36 10 6 0 0 0 3 17 17 77
Days with rain 12 10 9 7 3 1 - - 1 4 5 11
Dry days 19 18 22 23 28 29 31 31 29 27 25 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 12 13 13 10 10 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3
UV-index 4 4 5 5 6 6 7 7 6 6 5 4
Climate data from city: Beirut

Lebanon weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Lebanon? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Lebanon?

Lebanon lies in a straight line about 9,051 km from United States (New York → Beirut).

How long is the flight to Lebanon?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lebanon is approximately 15 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Lebanon?

These are the largest airports in Lebanon:

  • Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport – Beirut

How many inhabitants are there in Lebanon?

Lebanon has approximately 6,082,000 inhabitants.

How big is Lebanon?

The area of Lebanon is around 10,452 km². It is 23x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Lebanon?

The capital of Lebanon is Beirut.

What is the currency of Lebanon?

In Lebanon the Lebanese pound (LBP) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 18 October 2021

  • 1 Lebanese pound = 1,506.54 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.001 Lebanese pound
  • 10 Lebanese pound = 15,065.44 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.007 Lebanese pound
  • 100 Lebanese pound = 150,654.42 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 0.066 Lebanese pound

What is the area code of Lebanon?

The area code to call Lebanon is +961.