The best times to visit Hammamet for ideal weather are
March 12th to June 24th
September 24th 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.
Hammamet Travel Guide
Other Hammamet Travel Info
Weather in Hammamet
Average temperatures in Hammamet vary greatly. 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 more temperate than most — in the 63rd 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 Hammamet, the hottest months are July, August, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 91.5°F (33.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.7°F (22.1°C) at night.
Hammamet Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Hammamet Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Hammamet Perceived Temperature (F)
Hammamet Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Hammamet 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Hammamet are July, June, and then December. 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 January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early March with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of March 5th.
When can you find snow in Hammamet? 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 Hammamet.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Hammamet (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Hammamet has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (51.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (66%).
Wind in Hammamet is usually moderate. The windiest month is May, followed by February and September. May’s average wind speed of around 10.3 knots (11.9 MPH or 19.1 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 mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 22.6 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Hammamet.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||7.9||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
|Feb||9.4||Gentle breeze||18.6||Strong breeze|
|Mar||8.8||Gentle breeze||17.1||Significant breeze|
|Apr||9.1||Gentle breeze||16.8||Significant breeze|
|May||10.3||Gentle breeze||19||Significant breeze|
|Jun||9.1||Gentle breeze||17||Strong breeze|
|Jul||9.1||Gentle breeze||17.6||Significant breeze|
|Aug||8.4||Gentle breeze||16.5||Significant breeze|
|Sep||9.2||Gentle breeze||17.4||Significant breeze|
|Oct||8.2||Gentle breeze||15.5||Significant breeze|
|Nov||8.3||Gentle breeze||14.9||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8.7||Gentle breeze||16.9||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Hammamet?
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 Tunisia; 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 Oct 07, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Hammamet, Tunisia is April, followed by May 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 Hammamet 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
Overall Hammamet Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.6°F (27°C) and 61.1°F (16.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 4 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 Hammamet, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 88.6°F (31.4°C) and 69°F (20.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 3 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 too cold this time of year in Hammamet to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 69.3°F (20.7°C) and 60.7°F (15.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.