The best times to visit Ashdod for ideal weather are

March 12th to May 27th

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

 

 


Other Ashdod Travel Info

Weather in Ashdod

Temperature

Average temperatures in Ashdod vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 59th 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 Ashdod, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 91.4°F (33°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.8°F (24.3°C) at night.

Ashdod Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Ashdod 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.

Ashdod Perceived Temperature (F)

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Ashdod Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Ashdod 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 66.2 55.7 46.7
Feb 68.3 57.8 48.1
Mar 73.1 62.6 52
Apr 77.4 66.9 56.2
May 81.9 72.3 62.5
Jun 86.4 77.8 68.9
Jul 89.2 81.4 73.4
Aug 91.1 83.1 75.2
Sep 88.7 80.5 71.8
Oct 84.6 74.8 65.1
Nov 77.6 66.5 56.7
Dec 69.8 59 49.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 19 13.2 8.2
Feb 20.2 14.3 8.9
Mar 22.8 17 11.1
Apr 25.2 19.4 13.4
May 27.7 22.4 16.9
Jun 30.2 25.4 20.5
Jul 31.8 27.4 23
Aug 32.8 28.4 24
Sep 31.5 26.9 22.1
Oct 29.2 23.8 18.4
Nov 25.3 19.2 13.7
Dec 21 15 9.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Ashdod are June, 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 May. For example, on the week of April 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid January with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of January 8th.

When can you find snow in Ashdod? 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 Ashdod.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Ashdod (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 22% 0 4.8
Feb 21% 0 3.2
Mar 10% 0 1.8
Apr 4% 0 0.8
May 2% 0 0.2
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 1% 0 0.1
Oct 8% 0 1.2
Nov 16% 0 3.4
Dec 19% 0 4.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 22 0 12.2
Feb 21 0 8.1
Mar 10 0 4.6
Apr 4 0 2
May 2 0 0.5
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 1 0 0.3
Oct 8 0 3
Nov 16 0 8.6
Dec 19 0 10.7

 

Humidity and Wind

Ashdod has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (52.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (61.5%).

Wind in Ashdod is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and April. February’s average wind speed of around 5.9 knots (6.7 MPH or 10.9 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 11.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 5.4 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.9 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.6 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.6 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
May 5.4 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.4 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.4 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Aug 5.2 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Sep 5.1 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.8 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.5 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 5 Light breeze 8.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 61.5%
Feb 58.2%
Mar 54.3%
Apr 52.1%
May 53.2%
Jun 56.5%
Jul 59.7%
Aug 60.2%
Sep 56.9%
Oct 56.2%
Nov 57%
Dec 58.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Ashdod?

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 Israel, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip; 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 24, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Ashdod, Israel is June, followed by March and January. 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 Ashdod in November. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 67.9 in November means 67.9% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Ashdod Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 84.8°F (29.3°C) and 69.3°F (20.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 3 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Ashdod, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.7°F (32.1°C) and 74.8°F (23.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 5 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Ashdod to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 72.2°F (22.3°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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