When is the best time to go to Bahrain?

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

  • In Bahrain, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December
  • The best months to go to Manama are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Manama are June, July, August and September
  • The cities with the best climate are Al Muharraq and Al Hadd, with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Al Muharraq are May, June, July, August, September, October and November

Annual weather in Bahrain

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

January 70°F
1 days
February 70°F
1 days
March 76°F
1 to 2 days*
April 77°F to 83°F
1 days
May 86°F to 92°F
0 days
June 95°F
0 days
July 94°F to 99°F
0 days
August 99°F
0 days
September 92°F to 97°F
0 days
October 86°F to 92°F
0 days
November 81°F
1 days
December 74°F
1 days
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Bahrain by cities

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Temperatures and rainfall in Bahrain

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Bahrain and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Manama, Al Muharraq, Al Hadd, Madinat Hamad and Madinat `Isa, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Bahrain

Find out when Bahrain 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 Bahrain

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

  • Very low season in Bahrain: February, March, April, June and October.
  • Peak season in Bahrain: January, May, July, August, September, November and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Bahrain month by month

Average price for flights to Bahrain

A return flight between London and Al Muharraq is generally cheaper if you go in november ($ 447 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 255 more for your airline ticket to Al Muharraq if you go in august.

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Where to go in Bahrain?

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.
Al Muharraq70°F70°F76°F81°F90°F95°F97°F99°F97°F90°F81°F74°F
Al Hadd70°F70°F76°F81°F90°F95°F97°F99°F97°F90°F81°F74°F
Madinat Hamad70°F72°F76°F83°F92°F97°F99°F99°F97°F92°F83°F74°F
Madinat `Isa70°F72°F76°F83°F92°F97°F99°F99°F97°F92°F83°F74°F


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About Bahrain

What can I do in Bahrain?

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Is this weather information for Bahrain reliable?

Climate data for Bahrain has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Bahrain allows us to determine the average for each month in Manama, Al Muharraq, Al Hadd, Madinat Hamad, Madinat `Isa and Sitrah.

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

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