The best times to visit Morocco for ideal weather are
February 26th to June 24th
September 17th 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.
Morocco Travel Guide
Weather in Morocco
Average temperatures in Morocco vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 61st 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 Morocco, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 92.4°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.4°F (20.8°C) at night.
Morocco Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Morocco 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.
Morocco Perceived Temperature (F)
Morocco Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Morocco 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 Morocco 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 August. For example, on the week of July 30th 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 Morocco? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to early to mid December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Morocco is often around around December 10th 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.
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Morocco.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Morocco (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
Morocco has some comfortably humid months, with slightly drier months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is July (45.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (59.9%).
Wind in Morocco is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by April and June. May’s average wind speed of around 7.2 knots (8.3 MPH or 13.3 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 May where average top sustained speeds reach 13.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Morocco.
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||5.6||Light breeze||10.5||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.4||Light breeze||11.8||Significant breeze|
|Mar||6.6||Light breeze||12||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||7||Gentle breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|May||7.2||Gentle breeze||12.8||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||7||Gentle breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Jul||6.7||Light breeze||12.6||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||6.4||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6||Light breeze||11.6||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||5.5||Light breeze||10.7||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.8||Light breeze||10.9||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||5.5||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Morocco?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Jan 18, 2018 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
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Morocco is January, followed by February and May. 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 Morocco 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
Overall Morocco Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 82.4°F (28°C) and 67.6°F (19.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 3 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 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 Morocco, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 85.4°F (29.7°C) and 64.6°F (18.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 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 Morocco to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 67.6°F (19.8°C) and 62.2°F (16.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.
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