The best times to visit Morocco for ideal weather are

February 26th to June 24th

or

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.


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    Weather in Morocco

    Temperature

    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)

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    Morocco 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.

    Morocco Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Morocco Perceived Temperature (C)

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    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.

    Show Fahrenheit

    MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan63.854.144.5
    Feb64.855.646
    Mar69.159.549.3
    Apr73.36453.4
    May78.669.158
    Jun84.474.562.8
    Jul90.379.667.4
    Aug89.979.668.5
    Sep83.774.264.4
    Oct79.169.459.6
    Nov70.260.951.6
    Dec65.95646.2

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan17.712.36.9
    Feb18.213.17.8
    Mar20.615.39.6
    Apr22.917.811.9
    May25.920.614.4
    Jun29.123.617.1
    Jul32.426.419.7
    Aug32.226.420.3
    Sep28.723.418
    Oct26.220.815.3
    Nov21.216.110.9
    Dec18.813.37.9


     

    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.

    Chanceof Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Morocco.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

    The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Morocco (in).

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan14%02.1
    Feb14%01.7
    Mar11%01.6
    Apr10%01.5
    May5%00.8
    Jun2%00.2
    Jul1%00.1
    Aug1%00.2
    Sep6%00.9
    Oct9%01.4
    Nov15%02.7
    Dec10%0.81.8

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan1405.3
    Feb1404.3
    Mar1104.1
    Apr1003.8
    May502
    Jun200.5
    Jul100.3
    Aug100.5
    Sep602.3
    Oct903.6
    Nov1506.9
    Dec1024.6

     

    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.

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

    The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

    MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
    Jan5.6Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
    Feb6.4Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
    Mar6.6Light breeze12Gentle breeze
    Apr7Gentle breeze12.6Significant breeze
    May7.2Gentle breeze12.8Gentle breeze
    Jun7Gentle breeze12.6Significant breeze
    Jul6.7Light breeze12.6Gentle breeze
    Aug6.4Light breeze12.1Significant breeze
    Sep6Light breeze11.6Gentle breeze
    Oct5.5Light breeze10.7Gentle breeze
    Nov5.8Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze
    Dec5.5Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan59.7%
    Feb59.9%
    Mar57.3%
    Apr54.9%
    May50.3%
    Jun48%
    Jul45.7%
    Aug49.5%
    Sep55.8%
    Oct57.5%
    Nov58.9%
    Dec58.2%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Morocco?

    Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Mar 17, 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 Dec 20, 2018.


     

    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

    Key
    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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 70.9 in December means 70.9% of the tourists vs. January.



    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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