The best times to visit Meknes for ideal weather are
April 2nd to July 1st
September 3rd to November 25th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Meknes Travel Guide
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Weather in Meknes
Average temperatures in Meknes 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 47th 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 Meknes, 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 97.1°F (36.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.2°F (20.1°C) at night.
Meknes Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Meknes 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.
Meknes Perceived Temperature (F)
Meknes Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Meknes 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 Meknes 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 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 mid to late November with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 19th.
When can you find snow in Meknes? 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 Meknes.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Meknes (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
Meknes has some humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (35.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (63.5%).
Wind in Meknes is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 5.8 knots (6.6 MPH or 10.7 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 March where average top sustained speeds reach 12.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Meknes.
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||5.1||Light breeze||9.9||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||5.5||Light breeze||11.4||Significant breeze|
|Mar||5.8||Light breeze||11.1||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||5.7||Light breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|May||5.5||Light breeze||11.3||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||5||Light breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Jul||4.6||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||4.6||Light breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.5||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||4.5||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.2||Light breeze||10.2||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||5||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Meknes?
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 Meknes, 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 Meknes 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 Meknes Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 84.4°F (29.1°C) and 64.1°F (17.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 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 about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Meknes, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 87.6°F (30.9°C) and 60.5°F (15.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 6 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 Meknes to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 64.2°F (17.9°C) and 58.1°F (14.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.