When is the best time to go to Tunisia?

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

  • In Tunisia, the weather is good everywhere in March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The weather is good all year in Tunis
  • On average, the warmest months in Tunis are July and August, and the coldest months are January and February
  • The rainiest months in this city are February, March, October, November and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Tunis, Djerba, Hammamet, Mahdia, Monastir, Sfax, Soussa, Tozeur, Zarzis and Carthage, with good weather at least 11 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Tunis are June, July, August, September and October


Annual weather in Tunisia

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

January 41°F to 63°F
0 to 8 days*
February 41°F to 68°F
0 to 8 days*
March 47°F to 77°F
1 to 7 days*
April 54°F to 88°F
0 to 5 days*
May 63°F to 95°F
0 to 4 days*
June 72°F to 103°F
0 to 2 days*
July 79°F to 106°F
0 to 1 days*
August 77°F to 104°F
0 to 2 days*
September 70°F to 99°F
0 to 5 days*
October 59°F to 86°F
0 to 6 days*
November 50°F to 74°F
0 to 7 days*
December 43°F to 67°F
0 to 8 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Tunisia by cities

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Tunis

Tunis

The best months to go to Tunis are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Bizerte

Bizerte

The best months to go to Bizerte are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Djerba

Djerba

The best months to go to Djerba are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

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Temperatures and rainfall in Tunisia

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Tunisia and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Tunis, Bizerte, Djerba, Hammamet and Kebili, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Tunisia

Find out when Tunisia has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Tunisia

The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December. The number of visitors to Tunisia is high in: July and August.

  • Very low season in Tunisia: January, February, June and November.
  • Low season in Tunisia: March, April, May, September, October and December.
  • High season in Tunisia: July.
  • Peek season in Tunisia: August.

Figure: Visitor index for Tunisia month by month


Average price for flights to Tunisia

A return flight between London and Tunis is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 224 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 213 more for your airline ticket to Tunis if you go in august.

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Where to go in Tunisia?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Tunis61°F61°F65°F70°F77°F86°F92°F94°F86°F79°F70°F63°F
Bizerte59°F59°F63°F67°F74°F81°F86°F88°F83°F77°F68°F63°F
Djerba63°F63°F65°F68°F74°F79°F85°F86°F85°F79°F72°F65°F
Hammamet61°F61°F65°F70°F76°F85°F90°F92°F85°F79°F70°F63°F
Kebili58°F61°F68°F76°F85°F94°F101°F99°F90°F79°F68°F59°F
Mahdia63°F63°F67°F70°F76°F83°F88°F90°F85°F79°F72°F65°F
Monastir63°F63°F67°F70°F76°F83°F90°F90°F86°F79°F72°F65°F
Sfax63°F63°F67°F70°F76°F83°F88°F90°F86°F79°F72°F65°F
Soussa63°F63°F67°F70°F77°F85°F90°F92°F86°F79°F72°F65°F
Tozeur63°F67°F74°F83°F90°F99°F106°F104°F97°F86°F74°F65°F
Zarzis63°F65°F68°F72°F77°F83°F88°F90°F86°F81°F74°F67°F
Carthage61°F61°F65°F70°F77°F86°F92°F94°F86°F79°F70°F63°F
Gammarth61°F61°F65°F70°F77°F86°F92°F94°F86°F79°F70°F63°F
Hammam Lif61°F61°F65°F70°F77°F86°F92°F92°F86°F79°F70°F63°F
Nabeul59°F59°F63°F67°F74°F81°F86°F88°F83°F76°F68°F61°F
Al Haouaria59°F59°F61°F65°F70°F77°F83°F85°F81°F76°F68°F63°F
Al Matlin59°F59°F63°F67°F74°F81°F86°F88°F83°F77°F68°F63°F
Bouficha61°F61°F65°F70°F76°F85°F90°F92°F85°F79°F70°F63°F
Boughrara63°F67°F72°F79°F85°F92°F97°F97°F94°F85°F74°F65°F
Boukornine National Park61°F61°F65°F70°F77°F86°F92°F92°F86°F79°F70°F63°F

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Is this weather information for Tunisia reliable?

Climate data for Tunisia has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Tunisia allows us to determine the average for each month in Tunis, Bizerte, Djerba, Hammamet, Kebili, Mahdia, Monastir, Sfax, and 59 other cities.

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

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