Jeddah weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Jeddah

The best time to visit in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia is from January until December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Jeddah is 37°C in July and the lowest is 27°C in January. The water temperature is between 27°C and 33°C.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 27 28 30 32 35 36 37 37 36 35 31 29
Water temp. (°C) 28 27 27 29 30 30 32 33 32 32 31 30
Precipitation (mm) 18 3 8 9 2 0 0 0 0 1 21 16

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14 day weather forecast Jeddah

The weather for in Jeddah will be 30° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 28 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2
Monday 29 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
27°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Tuesday 30 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 1 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
25°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Thursday 2 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
26°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Friday 3 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
25°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 2
Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
24°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2
Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2

Climate Jeddah

Jeddah 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 Jeddah is 33° degrees and there is about 80 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 323 days a year with an average humidity of 55% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Jeddah

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 27 28 30 32 35 36 37 37 36 35 31 29
Night temp. (°C) 23 23 24 26 29 29 30 30 29 28 26 24
Water temp. (°C) 28 27 27 29 30 30 32 33 32 32 31 30
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 18 3 8 9 2 0 0 0 0 1 21 16
Days with rain 5 2 3 4 2 - 1 1 - 1 6 6
Dry days 26 26 28 26 29 30 30 30 30 30 24 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 10 10 11 12 12 12 11 10 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 7 7 7 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 6

Jeddah weather by month

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

Jeddah is located in Saudi Arabia. It lies in a straight line at 10,251 km from New York.

The coordinates of Jeddah are:

  • Latitude: 21.542381
  • Longitude: 39.197969

The GPS coordinates are 21° 32' N, 39° 11' E

How long is the flight to Jeddah?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Jeddah is approximately 16 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Jeddah?

These are the airports closests to Jeddah:

  • King Abdulaziz International Airport (16 km) – Jeddah

How many inhabitants are there in Jeddah?

Jeddah has approximately 3,012,000 inhabitants.

How big is Jeddah?

The area of Jeddah is around 1,196 km².

What is the currency of Jeddah?

In Jeddah the Saudi riyal (SAR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 November 2021

  • 1 Saudi riyal = 3.75 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.27 Saudi riyal
  • 10 Saudi riyal = 37.51 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 2.67 Saudi riyal
  • 100 Saudi riyal = 375.06 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 26.66 Saudi riyal

What is the area code of Jeddah?

The area code to call Jeddah is +966.