Saudi Arabia

Best time to visit, climate and weather Saudi Arabia

Best time to visit Saudi Arabia

Best time to visit Saudi Arabia

The best time to visit Saudi Arabia is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Saudi Arabia is 44° in july and the lowest is 23° in december.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Saudi Arabia 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 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Saudi Arabia

Climate data from: Riyadh
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
24° 27° 31° 34° 40° 42° 44° 43° 41° 35° 28° 23°
MM
rain
3 mm 6 mm 7 mm 10 mm 6 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 9 mm 2 mm
Holiday Saudi Arabia

Holiday Saudi Arabia

Hotels and apartments in Saudi Arabia

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Climate Saudi Arabia

Climate Saudi Arabia

Climate Saudi Arabia per Month
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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 32° degrees and there is about 44 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 329 days a year with an average humidity of 23% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
24° 27° 31° 34° 40° 42° 44° 43° 41° 35° 28° 23°
Night
min °C
10° 12° 16° 21° 27° 29° 30° 29° 26° 21° 15° 11°
MM
rain
3 mm 6 mm 7 mm 10 mm 6 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 9 mm 2 mm
Rain
days
1 2 6 7 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 2
Dry
days
30 26 25 23 28 30 31 31 30 30 27 29
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 2
Average
UV-index
5 6 6 7 8 9 9 9 7 6 5 5
 

Climate Saudi Arabia january

On average, it is maximum 24° in january in Saudi Arabia and at least around 10° degrees. In january there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia february

On average, it is maximum 27° in february in Saudi Arabia and at least around 12° degrees. In february there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia march

On average, it is maximum 31° in march in Saudi Arabia and at least around 16° degrees. In march there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia april

On average, it is maximum 34° in april in Saudi Arabia and at least around 21° 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 Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia may

On average, it is maximum 40° in may in Saudi Arabia and at least around 27° degrees. In may there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia june

On average, it is maximum 42° in june in Saudi Arabia and at least around 29° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia july

On average, it is maximum 44° in july in Saudi Arabia and at least around 30° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia august

On average, it is maximum 43° in august in Saudi Arabia and at least around 29° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia september

On average, it is maximum 41° in september in Saudi Arabia and at least around 26° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia october

On average, it is maximum 35° in october in Saudi Arabia and at least around 21° degrees. In october there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia november

On average, it is maximum 28° in november in Saudi Arabia and at least around 15° degrees. In november there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

Climate Saudi Arabia december

On average, it is maximum 23° in december in Saudi Arabia and at least around 11° degrees. In december there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Saudi Arabia.

14 day weather forecast Saudi Arabia

14 day weather forecast Saudi Arabia

The weather for Riyadh in Saudi Arabia will be 38° till 43° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The weather forecast for Saudi Arabia is based on the weather in Riyadh.

Weather forecast this week
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Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
  Enkele wolken Helder hemel Helder hemel Enkele wolken Broken wolken Enkele wolken Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 38° 38° 40° 40° 39° 41° 42°
Min (°C) 29° 30° 31° 30° 30° 32° 32°
Rainfall (mm) 0
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0
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0
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0
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0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 12 12 12 10 7 12 12

Weather forecast next week
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Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
Mo
3 Jun
Tu
4 Jun
We
5 Jun
  Bewolkt Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 42° 43° 43° 43° 42° 43° 43°
Min (°C) 33° 34° 33° 32° 33° 34° 32°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
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0
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0
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0
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0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 11 12 12 6 4 3 6
About Saudi Arabia

About Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is in the continental part Midden-Oosten and the capital is Riyadh. The total surface is 2.149.690 km² with 2.640 km of coastline and the population consists of 33.413.660 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 9x 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 4.905 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 7 hour and 35 min.

Time difference Saudi Arabia

Time difference Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia it is now 22:11 o’clock in the evening on thursday 23 may 2019. That is 2 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Saudi Arabia is Asia/Riyadh and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Saudi Arabia

Currency Saudi Arabia

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

Exchange rate Saoedi-Arabische riyal op 23 may 2019

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.

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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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