The best times to visit Salmiyah for ideal weather are

October 29th to April 22nd

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Salmiyah Travel Info

Weather in Salmiyah


Average temperatures in Salmiyah vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of precipitation throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 64th 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 Salmiyah, 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 106.5°F (41.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 93°F (33.9°C) at night.

Salmiyah Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Salmiyah Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Salmiyah Perceived Temperature (F)


Salmiyah Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Salmiyah 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 61.4 57.9 53.7
Feb 64.9 61.1 57.1
Mar 72.5 67.9 63.3
Apr 80.8 76.3 71.9
May 92.5 87.4 82.1
Jun 102.4 95.8 88.9
Jul 104.4 97.7 91.2
Aug 103.1 97.3 92.2
Sep 99.2 93.6 88.5
Oct 89.7 85.3 80.5
Nov 76.2 71.9 67.2
Dec 66.3 62.4 57.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 16.3 14.4 12.1
Feb 18.3 16.2 13.9
Mar 22.5 19.9 17.4
Apr 27.1 24.6 22.2
May 33.6 30.8 27.8
Jun 39.1 35.4 31.6
Jul 40.2 36.5 32.9
Aug 39.5 36.3 33.4
Sep 37.3 34.2 31.4
Oct 32.1 29.6 26.9
Nov 24.6 22.2 19.6
Dec 19.1 16.9 14.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Salmiyah are July, August, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid December with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of December 17th.

When can you find snow in Salmiyah? 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 Salmiyah.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 0.3
Feb 2% 0 0.2
Mar 2% 0 0.3
Apr 2% 0 0.2
May 1% 0 0.1
Jun 1% 0 0.1
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 1% 0 0.1
Nov 3% 0 0.3
Dec 4% 0 0.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 0.8
Feb 2 0 0.5
Mar 2 0 0.8
Apr 2 0 0.5
May 1 0 0.3
Jun 1 0 0.3
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 1 0 0.3
Nov 3 0 0.8
Dec 4 0 1.3


Humidity and Wind

Salmiyah has some comfortably humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is June (20.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (53.7%).

Wind in Salmiyah is usually moderate. The windiest month is June, followed by December and March. June’s average wind speed of around 8.8 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.3 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 late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 14.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Salmiyah.

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 8.2 Gentle breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Feb 8.2 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Mar 8.3 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Apr 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
May 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Jun 8.8 Gentle breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Jul 8 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Aug 7.8 Gentle breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Sep 7.6 Gentle breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Oct 7.8 Gentle breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Nov 7.9 Gentle breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Dec 8.3 Gentle breeze 12.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.7%
Feb 53.3%
Mar 42.2%
Apr 44.5%
May 33.6%
Jun 20.3%
Jul 24.3%
Aug 32.4%
Sep 29.3%
Oct 37.5%
Nov 41.6%
Dec 49%


Is it Safe to Travel to Salmiyah?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Kuwait; 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 Sep 03, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Salmiyah, Kuwait is November, followed by June and January. 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 Salmiyah 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

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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 76.6 in December means 76.6% of the tourists vs. November.



Overall Salmiyah Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 98.5°F (36.9°C) and 68.7°F (20.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are extremely hot. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Salmiyah, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 102°F (38.9°C) and 69.1°F (20.6°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 somewhat cool this time of year in Salmiyah to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 68.7°F (20.4°C) and 60.3°F (15.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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