The best times to visit El Oued for ideal weather are

February 26th to April 29th


October 15th to December 2nd

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



Other El Oued Travel Info

Weather in El Oued


Average temperatures in El Oued vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 52nd 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 El Oued, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid July where highs are regularly around 108.2°F (42.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 81.4°F (27.4°C) at night.

El Oued Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


El Oued Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

El Oued Perceived Temperature (F)


El Oued Perceived Temperature (C)



Average El Oued 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 64.9 52.8 42
Feb 67.6 55.4 43.6
Mar 74.9 62.8 50.3
Apr 83.7 71.4 58.2
May 92 79.5 65.7
Jun 101.3 88.2 74.1
Jul 107.5 94.3 80.2
Aug 106.1 93.4 80.3
Sep 97.5 85.6 74.1
Oct 86.7 74.5 62.9
Nov 74.4 62 50.7
Dec 65.5 53 42.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 18.3 11.6 5.6
Feb 19.8 13 6.4
Mar 23.8 17.1 10.2
Apr 28.7 21.9 14.6
May 33.3 26.4 18.7
Jun 38.5 31.2 23.4
Jul 41.9 34.6 26.8
Aug 41.2 34.1 26.8
Sep 36.4 29.8 23.4
Oct 30.4 23.6 17.2
Nov 23.6 16.7 10.4
Dec 18.6 11.7 5.7



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in El Oued are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late April with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of April 23rd.

When can you find snow in El Oued? 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 El Oued.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in El Oued (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 0.6
Feb 1% 0 0.2
Mar 2% 0 0.3
Apr 3% 0 0.3
May 1% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 1% 0 0.2
Oct 1% 0 0.1
Nov 1% 0 0.1
Dec 3% 0 0.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 1.5
Feb 1 0 0.5
Mar 2 0 0.8
Apr 3 0 0.8
May 1 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 1 0 0.5
Oct 1 0 0.3
Nov 1 0 0.3
Dec 3 0 0.5


Humidity and Wind

El Oued has some comfortably humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is July (19.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (52.1%).

Wind in El Oued is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is June, followed by April and May. June’s average wind speed of around 5.5 knots (6.3 MPH or 10.2 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 mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 14.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 2.9 Barely noticeable 10 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.8 Barely noticeable 12 Significant breeze
Mar 4.3 Light breeze 12.4 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.2 Light breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
May 5 Light breeze 13.5 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.5 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Jul 4.5 Light breeze 11.5 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.1 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Sep 3.9 Barely noticeable 11.3 Gentle breeze
Oct 2.7 Barely noticeable 10.2 Gentle breeze
Nov 2.2 Barely noticeable 9.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 2.1 Barely noticeable 8.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 51.4%
Feb 38%
Mar 33.4%
Apr 29%
May 23.9%
Jun 21.9%
Jul 19.9%
Aug 22.7%
Sep 33.1%
Oct 39.9%
Nov 44.3%
Dec 52.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to El Oued?

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 Algeria; 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 16, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in El Oued, Algeria is August, followed by March and November. 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 El Oued in January. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 68.4 in January means 68.4% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall El Oued Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 93.9°F (34.4°C) and 71.1°F (21.7°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 second busiest season for tourism in El Oued, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 100.5°F (38.1°C) and 69.8°F (21°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in El Oued to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 72.6°F (22.6°C) and 64.2°F (17.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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