Libya
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Libya

The best time to visit in Libya is from March until November, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Libya is 33°C in July and the lowest is 17°C in January.

Libya has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Libya 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 Libya by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 17 18 21 25 27 31 33 33 32 28 23 18
Precipitation (mm) 23 24 16 5 6 4 0 1 7 19 18 27

Climate data from city: Tripoli




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14 day weather forecast Libya

The weather for Libya will be 14° till 16° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Libya is based on the weather conditions in the city of Tripoli.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Monday
24 january
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14°C
9°C
1.4 mm
40%
3 Bft
WNW
1
Tuesday
25 january
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13°C
10°C
4.0 mm
65%
3 Bft
OZO
1
Wednesday
26 january
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13°C
7°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZW
1
Thursday
27 january
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14°C
9°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZW
1
Friday
28 january
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15°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZZW
1
Saturday
29 january
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16°C
9°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZZW
1
Sunday
30 january
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15°C
9°C
6.4 mm
75%
3 Bft
W
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Monday
31 january
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15°C
11°C
4.0 mm
65%
6 Bft
NNW
1
Tuesday
1 february
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18°C
9°C
0.1 mm
20%
9 Bft
W
1
Wednesday
2 february
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15°C
10°C
6.8 mm
75%
10 Bft
NW
1
Thursday
3 february
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12°C
8°C
5.6 mm
75%
8 Bft
NNW
1
Friday
4 february
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14°C
7°C
1.3 mm
40%
7 Bft
WNW
1
Saturday
5 february
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15°C
11°C
0.6 mm
20%
6 Bft
NNW
1
Sunday
6 february
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16°C
11°C
0.8 mm
25%
2 Bft
NNO
1

Climate Libya

Libya has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Libya is 25° degrees and there is about 148 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 273 days a year with an average humidity of 53% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Libya

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 17 18 21 25 27 31 33 33 32 28 23 18
Night temp. (°C) 11 11 14 16 19 23 25 26 25 22 17 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 23 24 16 5 6 4 0 1 7 19 18 27
Days with rain 9 8 9 5 4 2 1 1 5 6 8 11
Dry days 22 20 22 25 27 28 30 30 25 25 22 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 10 10 11 10 10 10 10 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 4 4 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 6 5 4

Climate data from city: Tripoli

Libya weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Libya? 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 Libya?

Libya lies in a straight line about 8,234 km from United States (New York → Tripoli).

How long is the flight to Libya?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Libya is approximately 14 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Libya?

These are the largest airports in Libya:

How many inhabitants are there in Libya?

Libya has approximately 6,374,616 inhabitants.

How big is Libya?

The area of Libya is around 1,759,540 km². It is 7x bigger than United States.

What is the capital of Libya?

The capital of Libya is Tripoli.

What is the currency of Libya?

In Libya the Libyan dinar (LYD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 24 January 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 1.35 Libyan dinar
  • 1 Libyan dinar = 0.74 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 134.91 Libyan dinar
  • 100 Libyan dinar = 74.12 US dollar

What is the area code of Libya?

The area code to call Libya is +218.