The best times to visit Fes for ideal weather are

April 9th to July 1st

or

August 27th to November 18th

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 Fes

Temperature

Average temperatures in Fes vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd 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 Fes, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 98.6°F (37°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66.7°F (19.3°C) at night.

Fes Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Fes 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.

Fes Perceived Temperature (F)

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Fes Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Fes 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan61.749.539.4
Feb62.150.740.6
Mar67.654.943.4
Apr7259.647.9
May8066.452.7
Jun87.973.758.7
Jul95.780.364.4
Aug96.681.265.6
Sep86.172.960.7
Oct79.967.355.6
Nov68.656.946.9
Dec6451.441.1

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan16.59.74.1
Feb16.710.44.8
Mar19.812.76.3
Apr22.215.38.8
May26.719.111.5
Jun31.123.214.8
Jul35.426.818
Aug35.927.318.7
Sep30.122.715.9
Oct26.619.613.1
Nov20.313.88.3
Dec17.810.85.1


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Fes 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 late June. For example, on the week of June 25th 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 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Fes? 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 Fes.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan20%03.1
Feb21%03
Mar17%02.3
Apr18%02.9
May12%02.8
Jun4%00.6
Jul1%00.1
Aug3%00.8
Sep9%01.8
Oct14%02.1
Nov23%03.9
Dec16%02.6

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2007.9
Feb2107.6
Mar1705.8
Apr1807.4
May1207.1
Jun401.5
Jul100.3
Aug302
Sep904.6
Oct1405.3
Nov2309.9
Dec1606.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Fes has some humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (32.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (65%).

Wind in Fes is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by November and January. February’s average wind speed of around 6.9 knots (7.9 MPH or 12.8 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 November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 15.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan6.7Light breeze12.3Significant breeze
Feb6.9Light breeze13Significant breeze
Mar6.6Light breeze12.4Significant breeze
Apr6.3Light breeze12.2Significant breeze
May6.2Light breeze12.1Significant breeze
Jun5.8Light breeze11.9Significant breeze
Jul5.7Light breeze12Significant breeze
Aug5.7Light breeze11.9Significant breeze
Sep5.6Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
Oct5.6Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze
Nov6.7Light breeze12.5Significant breeze
Dec6.4Light breeze12Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan60.5%
Feb65%
Mar60.4%
Apr59.3%
May47.3%
Jun39.5%
Jul32.4%
Aug32.4%
Sep47.5%
Oct49.2%
Nov57.5%
Dec58.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Fes?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Morocco; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Fes, Morocco is September, followed by August and October. 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 Fes 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 61.4 in November means 61.4% of the tourists vs. September.


Overall Fes Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 83.8°F (28.8°C) and 65.5°F (18.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Fes, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 62.4°F (16.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 7 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Fes to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 65.5°F (18.6°C) and 59.5°F (15.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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