The best times to visit Kermanshah for ideal weather are

April 16th to June 24th

or

August 27th to October 28th

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

 

 


Other Kermanshah Travel Info

Weather in Kermanshah

Temperature

Average temperatures in Kermanshah vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice between summer and winter. The temperatures feel cold for about half the year, and too hot for part of the year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 37th 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 Kermanshah, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 103.3°F (39.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66.3°F (19.1°C) at night.

Kermanshah Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Kermanshah 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.

Kermanshah Perceived Temperature (F)

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Kermanshah Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Kermanshah 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 47.8 36.2 25.2
Feb 53 41.1 28.9
Mar 62.3 49.4 35.2
Apr 71.4 57.7 42
May 82.5 67.8 50.3
Jun 95.6 79.3 58.6
Jul 102.2 85.4 64.8
Aug 101.1 84.1 63.5
Sep 92.2 75 55.3
Oct 78.8 63.1 46.6
Nov 61.5 48.7 36.7
Dec 52.9 40.5 29.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8.8 2.3 -3.8
Feb 11.7 5.1 -1.7
Mar 16.8 9.7 1.8
Apr 21.9 14.3 5.6
May 28.1 19.9 10.2
Jun 35.3 26.3 14.8
Jul 39 29.7 18.2
Aug 38.4 28.9 17.5
Sep 33.4 23.9 12.9
Oct 26 17.3 8.1
Nov 16.4 9.3 2.6
Dec 11.6 4.7 -1.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kermanshah are August, July, and then September. 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 June. For example, on the week of June 11th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late October to early November with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of October 29th.

When can you find snow in Kermanshah? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Kermanshah is often around around December 3rd when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Kermanshah.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Kermanshah (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 14% 2 1.6
Feb 17% 1.5 1.8
Mar 13% 1.7 1.5
Apr 14% 0 1.7
May 9% 0 1.3
Jun 1% 0 0.8
Jul 1% 0 0.5
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 1% 0 0.1
Oct 7% 0 1.7
Nov 17% 0 2.3
Dec 12% 0.9 1.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 5.1 4.1
Feb 17 3.8 4.6
Mar 13 4.3 3.8
Apr 14 0 4.3
May 9 0 3.3
Jun 1 0 2
Jul 1 0 1.3
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 1 0 0.3
Oct 7 0 4.3
Nov 17 0 5.8
Dec 12 2.3 2.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Kermanshah has some comfortably humid months, with some extremely dry months. The least humid month is August (7.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (56.1%).

Wind in Kermanshah is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 6.4 knots (7.4 MPH or 11.9 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 early to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 17.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
Feb 5.7 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Mar 6.4 Light breeze 15.5 Significant breeze
Apr 6.4 Light breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
May 6.3 Light breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
Jun 6.2 Light breeze 15 Significant breeze
Jul 6.2 Light breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
Aug 5.8 Light breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Sep 5.3 Light breeze 14.3 Significant breeze
Oct 4.8 Light breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Nov 4.1 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Dec 4.1 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 56.1%
Feb 49.2%
Mar 37.3%
Apr 36.5%
May 27%
Jun 10.4%
Jul 8%
Aug 7.9%
Sep 11.1%
Oct 24.3%
Nov 49.7%
Dec 50.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Kermanshah?

Our best data indicates this area is generally not safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are very strong travel warnings for Iran; avoid all travel. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 26, 2023.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Kermanshah, Iran is May, followed by June and April. 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 Kermanshah in December. 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 41.8 in December means 41.8% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Kermanshah Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 90.8°F (32.7°C) and 56.5°F (13.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 to 4 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 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 Kermanshah, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 96.4°F (35.8°C) and 57°F (13.9°C), which will feel comfortable 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 too cold this time of year in Kermanshah to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.5°F (13.6°C) and 44.8°F (7.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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