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

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Najran

    Temperature

    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)

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    Average
    Low

    Najran Temperatures (Celsius)

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    High
    Average
    Low

    “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.

    Najran Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Average
    Low

    Najran Perceived Temperature (C)

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    High
    Average
    Low

     

    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.

    Show Fahrenheit

    Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan 73.6 64.8 47.6
    Feb 77 68 49.8
    Mar 80.2 72 55.9
    Apr 83 76.2 62
    May 86.9 80.6 66.4
    Jun 90 83.5 68.3
    Jul 89.2 82.3 68.7
    Aug 88.4 81.3 67.4
    Sep 86.7 80.4 64.4
    Oct 80.3 73.7 57.8
    Nov 75.9 68.3 52.7
    Dec 73.4 64 44.8

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan 23.1 18.2 8.7
    Feb 25 20 9.9
    Mar 26.8 22.2 13.3
    Apr 28.3 24.6 16.7
    May 30.5 27 19.1
    Jun 32.2 28.6 20.2
    Jul 31.8 27.9 20.4
    Aug 31.3 27.4 19.7
    Sep 30.4 26.9 18
    Oct 26.8 23.2 14.3
    Nov 24.4 20.2 11.5
    Dec 23 17.8 7.1

     
    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.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 0 0
    Feb 0 0
    Mar 0 0
    Apr 0 0
    May 0 0
    Jun 0 0
    Jul 0 0
    Aug 1.4 0
    Sep 0 0
    Oct 0 0
    Nov 0 0
    Dec 0 0

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 0 0
    Feb 0 0
    Mar 0 0
    Apr 0 0
    May 0 0
    Jun 0 0
    Jul 0 0
    Aug 1.4 0
    Sep 0 0
    Oct 0 0
    Nov 0 0
    Dec 0 0
    –>

     

    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.

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    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
    Jan 31.3
    Feb 24.7
    Mar 23.2
    Apr 26
    May 20.5
    Jun 16.3
    Jul 24.1
    Aug 26
    Sep 16.7
    Oct 19.4
    Nov 28.5
    Dec 23.7

     

    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.