The best times to visit Najran for ideal weather are
October 8th to April 8th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Najran Travel Guide
Weather in Najran
Average temperatures in Najran vary little and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 63 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Najran, the hottest months are June, July, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early-to-mid-June where highs are regularly around 90.5°F (32.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.4°F (20.2°C) at night.
Najran Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Najran 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.
Najran Perceived Temperature (F)
Najran Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Najran 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)|
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 Najran.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Najran (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
Najran has dry air compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is June (16.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (31.3%).
Wind in Najran is usually moderate. The windiest month is October, followed by September and May. October’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.2 MPH or 13.1 KPH) is considered “gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early October where average top sustained speeds reach 12.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Najran.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||6||a light breeze||10.6||a gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.1||a light breeze||10.9||a gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.9||a light breeze||11.7||a gentle breeze|
|Apr||6.6||a light breeze||11||a moderate breeze|
|May||6.9||a light breeze||11.7||a gentle breeze|
|Jun||6.6||a light breeze||11.8||a moderate breeze|
|Jul||6.8||a light breeze||11.9||a gentle breeze|
|Aug||6.9||a light breeze||11.8||a moderate breeze|
|Sep||7.1||a gentle breeze||11.7||a gentle breeze|
|Oct||7.1||a gentle breeze||11.3||a moderate breeze|
|Nov||5.7||a light breeze||9.8||a gentle breeze|
|Dec||4.6||a light breeze||9.2||a gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Najran?
As of 6/27/2017 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.
Overall Najran Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 79.7°F (26.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Najran, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 88.4°F (31.3°C) and 72.9°F (22.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Najran to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 78.1°F (25.6°C) and 71.7°F (22.1°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.