When is the best time to go to Carthage?

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

  • The weather is good all year round in Carthage
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • July is the driest month
  • The coldest months are January and February
  • The rainiest months are February, March, October, November and December
  • The best months for swimming are June, July, August, September and October

Annual weather in Carthage

For full information about the climate and weather in Carthage a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 52°F/61°F
February 50°F/61°F
March 54°F/65°F
April 59°F/70°F
May 67°F/77°F
June 76°F/86°F
July 81°F/92°F
August 81°F/94°F
September 76°F/86°F
October 68°F/79°F
November 61°F/70°F
December 54°F/63°F

Weather and climate in Carthage

Carthage enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Carthage is 76°F (ranging from 61°F in january to 94°F in august). Annual rainfall is 23.2in, with a minimum of 0.3in in july and a maximum of 3.1in in october.
  • Between january and february the climate is passable, but still OK. It is for example 61°F as maximum temperature in february and it rains about 15% of the time in february.
  • Between march and april the climate is good. It is for example 70°F as maximum temperature in april and you can expect to have 2.4in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From may to june the climate is perfect. At lunchtime, it's 86°F in average and, in june, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • Between july and december the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 58°F and, in december, 4 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Carthage

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Carthage: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Carthage

Find out when Carthage 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 Carthage

  • Very low season in Carthage
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February and March.
  • Low season in Carthage
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: April, May, June, September, October and November.
  • Peek season in Carthage
    The largest number of tourists visiting Carthage is during: July, August and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Carthage month by month

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