Best time to visit, weather and climate Marrakech

Best time to visit Marrakech, Morocco

The best time to visit Marrakech in Morocco is from march until december, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Marrakech is 37°C in july and the lowest is 18°C in january. The weather and climate of Marrakech is suitable for a city trip.

The average climate figure for Marrakech is an 9,1. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

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



Climate Marrakech per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
18°C 19°C 22°C 25°C 28°C 32°C 37°C 37°C 32°C 28°C 22°C 20°C
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13
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21
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10
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9
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16
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Climate Marrakech

Marrakech has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Marrakech is 23° degrees and there is about 125 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 261 days a year with an average humidity of 70% and an UV-index of 5.


Climate Marrakech

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 18°C 19°C 22°C 25°C 28°C 32°C 37°C 37°C 32°C 28°C 22°C 20°C
Night 7°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 24°C 20°C 18°C 13°C 10°C
Precip 12
mm
13
mm
21
mm
10
mm
9
mm
2
mm
2
mm
5
mm
9
mm
16
mm
20
mm
7
mm
Rain
days
5 6 8 7 5 2 2 4 5 6 6 4
Dry
days
26 22 23 23 26 28 29 27 25 25 24 27
Sun hours
per day
7 10 9 10 12 12 12 11 10 8 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 4 5 5 6 7 8 7 6 5 4 4
 


Climate Marrakech january

On average, it is maximum 18° in january in Marrakech and at least around 7° degrees. In january there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech february

On average, it is maximum 19° in february in Marrakech and at least around 8° degrees. In february there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech march

On average, it is maximum 22° in march in Marrakech and at least around 10° degrees. In march there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech april

On average, it is maximum 25° in april in Marrakech and at least around 12° degrees. In april there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech may

On average, it is maximum 28° in may in Marrakech and at least around 16° degrees. In may there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech june

On average, it is maximum 32° in june in Marrakech and at least around 19° degrees. In june there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech july

On average, it is maximum 37° in july in Marrakech and at least around 22° degrees. In july there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech august

On average, it is maximum 37° in august in Marrakech and at least around 24° degrees. In august there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech september

On average, it is maximum 32° in september in Marrakech and at least around 20° degrees. In september there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech october

On average, it is maximum 28° in october in Marrakech and at least around 18° degrees. In october there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech november

On average, it is maximum 22° in november in Marrakech and at least around 13° degrees. In november there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Marrakech.

Climate Marrakech december

On average, it is maximum 20° in december in Marrakech and at least around 10° degrees. In december there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Marrakech.

14 day weather forecast Marrakech

The weather for Marrakech in Morocco will be 32° till 34° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
27 Sep
Helder 29°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 8
Mo
28 Sep
Licht bewolkt 32°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 8
Tu
29 Sep
Licht bewolkt 32°C 17°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 8
We
30 Sep
Licht bewolkt 33°C 17°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7
Th
1 Oct
Helder 32°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 8
Fr
2 Oct
Licht bewolkt 28°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 8
Sa
3 Oct
Licht bewolkt 27°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
4 Oct
Licht bewolkt 27°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7
Mo
5 Oct
Licht bewolkt 27°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7
Tu
6 Oct
Bewolkt 26°C 14°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 4
We
7 Oct
Helder 29°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 2
Th
8 Oct
Helder 32°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 2
Fr
9 Oct
Bewolkt 34°C 17°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 1
Sa
10 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 15°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 2

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Hotels and apartments in Marrakech

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Flight tickets to Marrakech

The 3 nearest airports to Marrakech you can fly to are:

  • Menara Airport (4 km)
    Marrakech
  • Mohammed V International Airport (197 km)
    Casablanca
  • Al Massira Airport (198 km)
    Agadir

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About Marrakech

Marrakech lies in Morocco in the province Marrakech-Safi and the population consists of 872.000 inhabitants. If you want to call Marrakech you have to use +212 or 00212 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 +2125012457809 or 002125012457809.

Marrakech is in a straight line at 2.302 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 3 hours35.

The coordinates of Marrakech, Morocco are latitude: 31.633587 en longitude: -8.00916

The GPS coordinates are N 31° 38' 0.9600" en W 8° 0' 33.1200"

Currency Marrakech

In Marrakech the Moroccan dirham is used to pay.

Exchange rate Moroccan dirham (MAD) 27 september 2020

1 Moroccan dirham = 0,08 Pound sterling
100 Moroccan dirham = 8,44 Pound sterling

1 Pound sterling = 11,84 Moroccan dirham
100 Pound sterling = 1.184,27 Moroccan dirham

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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.

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Time difference Marrakech

In Marrakech it is now 13:23 o’clock in the afternoon on sunday 27 september 2020. That is equal to the time in United Kingdom. The time zone of Marrakech is Africa/Casablanca and the Greenwich time is UTC+01.

Vaccinations Marrakech

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 Marrakech.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)