When is the best time to go to Petra?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Petra are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July, August and September
  • Petra has dry periods all year long
  • January is the coldest month of the year

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

January 49°F/58°F
5%
0.2in
February 52°F/61°F
5%
0.3in
March 58°F/68°F
5%
0.3in
April 65°F/76°F
5%
0.2in
May 74°F/85°F
3%
0.2in
June 79°F/90°F
1%
0in
July 81°F/94°F
0%
0in
August 81°F/94°F
0%
0in
September 77°F/90°F
2%
0.1in
October 70°F/81°F
7%
0.4in
November 59°F/68°F
4%
0.2in
December 50°F/59°F
3%
0.2in

Weather and climate in Petra

  • Between january and february the climate is passable, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 50°F and you can expect to have 0.3in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of march the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 56°F and it rains about 0.3in each month.
  • Between april and october the climate is very good. At lunchtime, it's 81°F in average and it rains about 0.4in each month.
  • In the month of november the climate is favorable. The temperature rises to 68°F and it rains about 0.2in each month.
  • In the month of december the climate is okay. At lunchtime, it's 59°F in average.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Petra

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Petra: 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

Humidity



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