When is the best time to go to Jordan?

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

  • In Jordan, the weather is good everywhere in February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The best months to go to Amman are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Amman are June, July, August and September, and the coldest month of the year is January
  • The cities with the best climate are Amman, Al Mazraa, Al-'aqabah, Irbid, Jarash, Ramm, Wadi Rum, Busayra, Sahab and Zarqa, with good weather at least 11 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Al-'aqabah are June, July, August, September and October

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

January 52°F to 65°F
10%
February 56°F to 67°F
11%
March 61°F to 72°F
9%
April 68°F to 79°F
5%
May 77°F to 86°F
3%
June 83°F to 92°F
1%
July 86°F to 94°F
0%
August 86°F to 94°F
0%
September 83°F to 90°F
1%
October 76°F to 85°F
5%
November 63°F to 76°F
7%
December 56°F to 68°F
7%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Jordan by cities

Amman

Best time to go to Amman

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

Petra

Best time to go to Petra

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

Al Mazraa

Best time to go to Al Mazraa

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



Temperatures and rainfall in Jordan

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Jordan and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Amman, Petra, Al Mazraa, Al-'aqabah and Irbid, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Where to go in Jordan?

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.
Amman58°F61°F68°F76°F85°F90°F94°F94°F90°F83°F70°F61°F
Petra58°F61°F68°F76°F85°F90°F94°F94°F90°F81°F68°F59°F
Al Mazraa67°F70°F74°F81°F88°F94°F97°F97°F94°F86°F77°F70°F
Al-'aqabah65°F68°F74°F81°F90°F95°F97°F97°F94°F86°F76°F67°F
Irbid59°F63°F68°F77°F86°F92°F95°F95°F92°F85°F74°F63°F
Jarash58°F61°F68°F76°F85°F90°F94°F94°F90°F83°F70°F61°F
Ramm65°F68°F74°F81°F90°F95°F97°F97°F94°F86°F76°F67°F
Wadi Rum65°F68°F74°F81°F90°F95°F97°F97°F94°F86°F76°F67°F
Ash Shawbak58°F61°F68°F76°F85°F90°F94°F94°F90°F81°F68°F59°F
Busayra65°F70°F76°F83°F90°F95°F99°F97°F95°F88°F77°F68°F
Mafraq56°F59°F67°F76°F83°F90°F94°F94°F90°F81°F68°F59°F
Sahab58°F61°F68°F76°F85°F90°F94°F94°F90°F83°F70°F61°F
Zarqa58°F61°F68°F76°F85°F90°F94°F94°F90°F83°F70°F61°F

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Map of Jordan

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Is this weather information for Jordan reliable?

Climate data for Jordan has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Jordan allows us to determine the average for each month in Amman, Petra, Al Mazraa, Al-'aqabah, Irbid, Jarash, Ramm, Wadi Rum, and 5 other cities.

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

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