Weather, climate and best time to go to Saudi Arabia

Everything you want to know about the weather, climate, time difference, vaccinations and best travel months for Saudi Arabia

Best time to go to Saudi Arabia

Best time to go to Saudi Arabia

The best time to go to Saudi Arabia is from january until december, in which you have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till barely rainfall. The highest average temperature in Saudi Arabia is 43° in july and the lowest is 21° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Saudi Arabia or when most rain or snow falls, you can find it quickly below. That way you are well prepared.

Average temperature and rainfall per month for Saudi Arabia
  Max temp Precipchance Precip
Jan 21° 6 mm
Feb 24° 5 mm
Mar 28° 10 mm
Apr 33° 19 mm
May 39° 9 mm
Jun 42° 0 mm
Jul 43° 0 mm
Aug 43° 0 mm
Sep 40° 0 mm
Oct 34° 0 mm
Nov 27° 15 mm
Dec 21° 6 mm
  • No or hardly any rainfall
  • Little rainfall
  • Sometimes rainfall
  • Regular rainfall
  • Often rainfall
  • Almost always rainfall

Want to know more about the climate of Saudi Arabia? Go to the full climate information about Saudi Arabia

Best travel months

What a nice travel month for someone is can vary per type of traveler. That is why we also have the best time to go to Saudi Arabia indicated per type of trip. Do you like warm or cold, sun or snow? Below you will immediately find the most suitable travel months for Saudi Arabia.

Best warm months
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Climate Saudi Arabia

Climate Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the hot desert climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Saudi Arabia is 33° degrees and there is 70 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 330 days a year with an average humidity of 23% and an UV-index of 7.

Below you can find the average temperature, rainfall and the number of dry and sunny days for Riyadh in Saudi Arabia per month.

  Average
max °C
Average
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
Jan 21° 10° 6 mm 2 29 3 5
Feb 24° 12° 5 mm 2 26 3 6
Mar 28° 16° 10 mm 5 26 3 7
Apr 33° 21° 19 mm 6 24 3 8
May 39° 27° 9 mm 3 28 3 9
Jun 42° 28° 0 mm 0 30 3 9
Jul 43° 30° 0 mm 0 31 3 9
Aug 43° 28° 0 mm 1 30 3 9
Sep 40° 25° 0 mm 0 30 2 8
Oct 34° 20° 0 mm 0 31 2 7
Nov 27° 14° 15 mm 3 27 2 5
Dec 21° 11° 6 mm 2 29 2 5

Climate per month

Weather in january
On average, it is maximum 21° in january in Saudi Arabia and at least around 10° degrees. In january there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in february
On average, it is maximum 24° in february in Saudi Arabia and at least around 12° degrees. In february there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in march
On average, it is maximum 28° in march in Saudi Arabia and at least around 16° degrees. In march there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in april
On average, it is maximum 33° in april in Saudi Arabia and at least around 21° degrees. In april there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in may
On average, it is maximum 39° in may in Saudi Arabia and at least around 27° degrees. In may there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in june
On average, it is maximum 42° in june in Saudi Arabia and at least around 28° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in july
On average, it is maximum 43° in july in Saudi Arabia and at least around 30° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in august
On average, it is maximum 43° in august in Saudi Arabia and at least around 28° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in september
On average, it is maximum 40° in september in Saudi Arabia and at least around 25° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in october
On average, it is maximum 34° in october in Saudi Arabia and at least around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in november
On average, it is maximum 27° in november in Saudi Arabia and at least around 14° degrees. In november there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  sun holiday road trip walking and cycling holiday

Weather in december
On average, it is maximum 21° in december in Saudi Arabia and at least around 11° degrees. In december there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Suitable month for:  road trip walking and cycling holiday

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Weather statistics Saudi Arabia

Weather statistics Saudi Arabia

View all weather statistics from Saudi Arabia per month. In our graph you see the temperatures and the amount of rainfall on average in a given month. We also offer a comparison of the average temperatures and rainfall between Saudi Arabia and United Kingdom.




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Weather forecast Saudi Arabia

14 day weather forecast Saudi Arabia

The weather for Riyadh in Saudi Arabia will be 43° till 45° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week
  Tu21 Aug We22 Aug Th23 Aug Fr24 Aug Sa25 Aug Su26 Aug Mo27 Aug
  Enkele wolken Helder hemel Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 42° 43° 44° 44° 44° 44° 44°
Min (°C) 31° 31° 32° 33° 32° 33° 32°
Rainfall and quantity
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Rainfall (mm) 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm
UV-index
UV-index 11 11 11 7 10 10 10
Weather forecast next week
  Tu28 Aug We29 Aug Th30 Aug Fr31 Aug Sa1 Sep Su2 Sep Mo3 Sep
  Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking
Max (°C) 44° 44° 43° 43° 43° 44° 45°
Min (°C) 33° 33° 32° 30° 31° 31° 33°
Rainfall and quantity
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Rainfall (mm) 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm
UV-index
UV-index 11 11 11 7 6 6 6
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About Saudi Arabia

About Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is in the continental part Midden-Oosten and the capital is Riyadh. It is 2.149.690 km² with 2.640 km of coastline and has a population of 33.413.660. In terms of area, the country is 70x bigger than United Kingdom. If you want to call Saudi Arabia you have to use +966 or 00966 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +9665012457809 or 009665012457809.


Saudi Arabia is in a straight line at 4.939 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 7 hour and 40 min.

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Time difference Saudi Arabia

Time difference Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia it is now 23:46 hour in the evening on tuesday 21 august 2018. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Saudi Arabia is Asia/Riyadh and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

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Vaccinations Saudi Arabia

Vaccinations Saudi Arabia

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Saudi Arabia.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
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Currency Saudi Arabia

Currency Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia the Saoedi-Arabische riyal is used to pay.

Exchange rate Saoedi-Arabische riyal op
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21 2018

1 Saoedi-Arabische riyal = € 0,23 euro
100 Saoedi-Arabische riyal = € 23,31 euro

1 euro = 4,29 Saoedi-Arabische riyal
100 euro = 428,96 Saoedi-Arabische riyal

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

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Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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