When is the best time to go to Tehran?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Tehran are April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are March, April, May and November

Annual weather in Tehran

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

January 31°F/49°F
February 32°F/52°F
March 41°F/61°F
April 54°F/72°F
May 68°F/85°F
June 79°F/95°F
July 83°F/101°F
August 77°F/99°F
September 68°F/92°F
October 54°F/77°F
November 41°F/59°F
December 32°F/52°F

Weather and climate in Tehran

Tehran enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Tehran is 74°F (ranging from 49°F in january to 101°F in july). Annual rainfall is 21.7in, with a minimum of 0.6in in september and a maximum of 3in in may.
  • Between january and february the climate is the worst possible. In average, on the morning it is 32°F.
  • In the month of march the climate is not good, but still OK. the thermometer goes up to 61°F°C and, in march, 4 days of rain are expected.
  • From april to july the climate is favorable. It is for example 101°F as maximum temperature in july.
  • From august to september the climate is perfect. It is for example 92°F as maximum temperature in september and, in september, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • In october the climate is beautiful. At lunchtime, it's 74°F in average and it rains about 1.7in each month.
  • In the month of november the climate is okay. The record temperature this month is 79°F and it rains about 12% of the time in november.
  • In december the climate is very unfavorable. The temperature rises to 52°F and it rains about 9% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Tehran

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

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Tehran

Find out when Tehran 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 Tehran

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

Figure: Visitor index for Tehran month by month

Best time for low prices in Tehran

Average price for flights to Tehran

A return flight between London and Tehran is generally cheaper if you go in january ($ 325 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 387 more for your airline ticket to Tehran if you go in august.

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Average price of hiring a car in Tehran

On average, it costs $ 41 per day to hire a car in Tehran. This price varies by $ 7.6 depending on the month. In october, hiring a car costs an average of $ 34 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 42.

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