The best times to visit Al Aqrabiyah for ideal weather are

November 19th to March 25th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


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Weather in Al Aqrabiyah

Temperature

Average temperatures in Al Aqrabiyah vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of precipitation throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 57th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Al Aqrabiyah, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 113.5°F (45.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 85.5°F (29.7°C) at night.

Al Aqrabiyah Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Al Aqrabiyah Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Al Aqrabiyah Perceived Temperature (F)

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Al Aqrabiyah Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Al Aqrabiyah Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 71.2 60.5 50.3
Feb 76.1 64.8 54
Mar 84.7 72 59.9
Apr 94 81.3 68.9
May 105.2 91.8 78.6
Jun 111.1 97.1 82.9
Jul 113.1 98.8 85.3
Aug 112 97.8 84.9
Sep 107.7 93.1 80
Oct 99 85.3 73
Nov 85.4 73.7 63
Dec 75 63.5 52.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 21.8 15.8 10.2
Feb 24.5 18.2 12.2
Mar 29.3 22.2 15.5
Apr 34.4 27.4 20.5
May 40.7 33.2 25.9
Jun 43.9 36.2 28.3
Jul 45.1 37.1 29.6
Aug 44.4 36.6 29.4
Sep 42.1 33.9 26.7
Oct 37.2 29.6 22.8
Nov 29.7 23.2 17.2
Dec 23.9 17.5 11.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Al Aqrabiyah are May, July, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid February. For example, on the week of February 12th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Al Aqrabiyah? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Al Aqrabiyah.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Al Aqrabiyah (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 5% 0 2.6
Feb 2% 0 0.5
Mar 2% 0 0.2
Apr 3% 0 1.2
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0.3
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0.2
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 6% 0 1.2
Dec 3% 0 0.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 5 0 6.6
Feb 2 0 1.3
Mar 2 0 0.5
Apr 3 0 3
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0.8
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0.5
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 6 0 3
Dec 3 0 1.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Al Aqrabiyah has some comfortably humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is June (16.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (57.4%).

Wind in Al Aqrabiyah is usually moderate. The windiest month is June, followed by July and May. June’s average wind speed of around 10.1 knots (11.6 MPH or 18.7 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early June where average top sustained speeds reach 18.6 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Al Aqrabiyah.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 7.8 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Feb 8.8 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Mar 8.9 Gentle breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
Apr 8.8 Gentle breeze 15.9 Significant breeze
May 9 Gentle breeze 16.4 Significant breeze
Jun 10.1 Gentle breeze 17.7 Strong breeze
Jul 9 Gentle breeze 16.6 Significant breeze
Aug 7.4 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Sep 7.4 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Oct 7.1 Gentle breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Nov 7.9 Gentle breeze 13 Significant breeze
Dec 8 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 57.4%
Feb 48.6%
Mar 35.8%
Apr 30%
May 22.9%
Jun 16.8%
Jul 22.8%
Aug 35.4%
Sep 35.6%
Oct 45.4%
Nov 52.4%
Dec 52.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Al Aqrabiyah?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Saudi Arabia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 20, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Al Aqrabiyah, Saudi Arabia is September, followed by July and February. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Al Aqrabiyah in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 66.3 in October means 66.3% of the tourists vs. September.

 

 

Overall Al Aqrabiyah Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 110.7°F (43.7°C) and 80.6°F (27°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are extremely hot. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Al Aqrabiyah, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 110.4°F (43.6°C) and 78.1°F (25.6°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Al Aqrabiyah to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 80.6°F (27°C) and 69.1°F (20.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 2 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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