Yemen: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Get the best time to go to Yemen from seasonal norms in many locations like Socotra Archipelago or Aden, right here.

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When is the best time to go to Yemen?

When is the best time to go to Yemen? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Yemen, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, November and December
  • The best months to go to Sanaa are January, February, March, May, June, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Sanaa are April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • The rainiest months in this city are April, July and August
  • The cities with the best climate are Sanaa, Shibam, Socotra Archipelago and Tarim, with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Aden are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Yemen for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
good to perfect* Yemen in january
good to perfect* Yemen in february
good to perfect* Yemen in march
tolerable to perfect* Yemen in april
bad to good* Yemen in may
very bad to good* Yemen in june
very bad to good* Yemen in july
very bad to good* Yemen in august
very bad to good* Yemen in september
bad to perfect* Yemen in october
good to perfect* Yemen in november
good to perfect* Yemen in december

When to go to Yemen by city

Sanaa

Best time to go to Sanaa

The best months to go to Sanaa are january, february, march, may, june, september, october, november and december.

Aden

Best time to go to Aden

The best months to go to Aden are january, february, march, november and december.

Al Hudaydah

Best time to go to Al Hudaydah

The best months to go to Al Hudaydah are january, february, march, november and december.

Al Mukalla

Best time to go to Al Mukalla

The best months to go to Al Mukalla are january, february, march, april, october, november and december.

Shibam

Best time to go to Shibam

The best months to go to Shibam are january, february, march, april, may, september, october, november and december.


Climate and Weather in Yemen

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Yemen : Haraz Mountains, Yemen


Temperatures and rainfall in Yemen

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Yemen and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Sanaa, Aden, Al Hudaydah, Al Mukalla and Shibam, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Yemen

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cities in Yemen (Hover over the icons for more information on the weather)

About Yemen

What can I do in Yemen?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife

Is this weather information for Yemen reliable?

Climate data for Yemen has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Yemen allows us to determine the average for each month in Sanaa, Aden, Al Hudaydah, Al Mukalla, Shibam, Socotra Archipelago and Tarim.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

Average weather and best time to go: city by city in Yemen:

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