The best times to visit Khamis Mushait for ideal weather are

January 22nd to May 6th

or

September 10th 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 Khamis Mushait Travel Info

Weather in Khamis Mushait

Temperature

Average temperatures in Khamis Mushait vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a very low chance of precipitation throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 75th 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 Khamis Mushait, the hottest months are June, July, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early June where highs are regularly around 90.6°F (32.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.2°F (18.4°C) at night.

Khamis Mushait Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Khamis Mushait 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.

Khamis Mushait Perceived Temperature (F)

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Khamis Mushait Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Khamis Mushait 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 71.7 58.5 47
Feb 76 62 49.4
Mar 78.4 65.2 53.2
Apr 81.7 68.9 57.6
May 86.6 73.1 61
Jun 89.8 76.7 64.9
Jul 89.8 76.4 65.2
Aug 89.7 75.6 64.4
Sep 87.8 74.5 62
Oct 81.6 68.4 55.8
Nov 76.2 62.7 50.9
Dec 72.9 59.1 46.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 22.1 14.7 8.3
Feb 24.4 16.7 9.7
Mar 25.8 18.4 11.8
Apr 27.6 20.5 14.2
May 30.3 22.8 16.1
Jun 32.1 24.8 18.3
Jul 32.1 24.7 18.4
Aug 32.1 24.2 18
Sep 31 23.6 16.7
Oct 27.6 20.2 13.2
Nov 24.6 17.1 10.5
Dec 22.7 15.1 8.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Khamis Mushait are December, October, 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 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 early August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 30th.

When can you find snow in Khamis Mushait? 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 Khamis Mushait.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Khamis Mushait (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 2% 0 0.1
Feb 1% 0 0.1
Mar 2% 0 0.3
Apr 6% 0 1.1
May 10% 0 1.5
Jun 4% 0 0.4
Jul 6% 0 0.8
Aug 8% 0 1.1
Sep 1% 0 0.1
Oct 1% 0 0.1
Nov 1% 0 0.2
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 2 0 0.3
Feb 1 0 0.3
Mar 2 0 0.8
Apr 6 0 2.8
May 10 0 3.8
Jun 4 0 1
Jul 6 0 2
Aug 8 0 2.8
Sep 1 0 0.3
Oct 1 0 0.3
Nov 1 0 0.5
Dec 0 0 0

 

Humidity and Wind

Khamis Mushait has some comfortably humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is June (26.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (52.9%).

Wind in Khamis Mushait is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and September. March’s average wind speed of around 6.6 knots (7.6 MPH or 12.3 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 16.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 5.6 Light breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Feb 6.1 Light breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Mar 6.6 Light breeze 15.5 Significant breeze
Apr 6.6 Light breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
May 5.5 Light breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Jun 5.9 Light breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Jul 6.1 Light breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Aug 6.1 Light breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
Sep 6.4 Light breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
Oct 6 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Nov 4.7 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Dec 4.5 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 52.9%
Feb 46%
Mar 42.4%
Apr 42.4%
May 36.5%
Jun 26.8%
Jul 32.1%
Aug 36.2%
Sep 26.8%
Oct 29.2%
Nov 47%
Dec 51.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Khamis Mushait?

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 Saudi Arabia; 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 20, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Khamis Mushait, Saudi Arabia is January, followed by November and December. 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 Khamis Mushait in August. 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 60.1 in August means 60.1% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Khamis Mushait Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.5°F (31.9°C) and 77.7°F (25.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 3 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 moderate precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Khamis Mushait, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.5°F (31.9°C) and 73.4°F (23°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 somewhat cool this time of year in Khamis Mushait to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 77.7°F (25.4°C) and 70.2°F (21.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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