When is the best time to go to Yemen?

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

  • In Yemen, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, April, November and December
  • The best months to go to Sanaa are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Sanaa are May, June, July, August and September, and the coldest months are January, October and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are April, July and August
  • Socotra Archipelago is the city with the best climate, with good weather 12 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Aden are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December

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

January 65°F to 83°F
7%
February 68°F to 85°F
6%
March 70°F to 86°F
9%
April 70°F to 90°F
10%
May 74°F to 94°F
11%
June 76°F to 94°F
6%
July 74°F to 95°F
14%
August 72°F to 95°F
14%
September 72°F to 95°F
8%
October 67°F to 94°F
7%
November 67°F to 90°F
10%
December 63°F to 85°F
6%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Yemen by cities

Sanaa

Best time to go to Sanaa

The best months to go to Sanaa are january, february, march, april, may, june, september, october, november and december.

Aden

Best time to go to Aden

The best months to go to Aden are january, february, march, april, october, november and december.

Al Hudaydah

Best time to go to Al Hudaydah

The best months to go to Al Hudaydah are january, february, march, april, november and december.

Al Mukalla

Best time to go to Al Mukalla

The best months to go to Al Mukalla are january, february, march, april, may, september, october, november and december.

Shibam

Best time to go to Shibam

The best months to go to Shibam are january, february, march, april, may, august, september, october, november and december.

Socotra Archipelago

Best time to go to Socotra Archipelago

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

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Climate and Weather in Yemen

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Temperatures and rainfall in Yemen

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Yemen and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Sanaa, Aden, Al Hudaydah, Al Mukalla and Shibam, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Where to go in Yemen?

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.
Sanaa72°F76°F77°F77°F81°F83°F81°F79°F81°F76°F74°F70°F
Aden83°F83°F86°F90°F94°F97°F97°F95°F95°F92°F88°F85°F
Al Hudaydah86°F88°F92°F95°F99°F101°F101°F101°F99°F97°F92°F88°F
Al Mukalla83°F83°F88°F92°F95°F101°F99°F97°F95°F90°F88°F85°F
Shibam81°F83°F86°F90°F94°F99°F99°F97°F94°F90°F86°F83°F
Socotra Archipelago81°F83°F86°F90°F92°F90°F86°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Tarim81°F83°F86°F90°F94°F99°F99°F97°F94°F90°F86°F83°F
As Salif86°F88°F92°F95°F99°F101°F101°F101°F99°F97°F92°F88°F
Sana'81°F83°F86°F90°F94°F99°F99°F97°F94°F90°F86°F83°F

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perfect weather

good weather

tolerable weather

bad weather

very bad weather


Map of Yemen

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About Yemen

What can I do in Yemen?

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Is this weather information for Yemen reliable?

Climate data for Yemen has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Yemen allows us to determine the average for each month in Sanaa, Aden, Al Hudaydah, Al Mukalla, Shibam, Socotra Archipelago, Tarim, As Salif and and 1 other cities.

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

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