The best times to visit Skikda for ideal weather are

March 26th to June 24th


September 24th 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.



Other Skikda Travel Info

Weather in Skikda


Average temperatures in Skikda vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 56th 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 Skikda, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 86.5°F (30.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.2°F (23.4°C) at night.

Skikda Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Skikda 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.

Skikda Perceived Temperature (F)


Skikda Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Skikda 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 62.9 55.6 49.7
Feb 61.8 54.5 48.2
Mar 65.4 58.2 52
Apr 69.4 62.7 56.1
May 74.5 67.3 60.4
Jun 79.5 73.3 66.5
Jul 84.3 78.7 72.1
Aug 86 80.1 73.7
Sep 83.3 76.8 70.2
Oct 77.5 70.5 64
Nov 69.8 62.8 56.8
Dec 64.8 57.1 50.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 17.2 13.1 9.8
Feb 16.6 12.5 9
Mar 18.6 14.6 11.1
Apr 20.8 17.1 13.4
May 23.6 19.6 15.8
Jun 26.4 22.9 19.2
Jul 29.1 25.9 22.3
Aug 30 26.7 23.2
Sep 28.5 24.9 21.2
Oct 25.3 21.4 17.8
Nov 21 17.1 13.8
Dec 18.2 13.9 10.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Skikda 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 late June. For example, on the week of June 25th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January and early February with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 29th.

When can you find snow in Skikda? 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 Skikda.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 24% 0 3.8
Feb 34% 0 4.2
Mar 23% 0 3.5
Apr 14% 0 2
May 13% 0 1.5
Jun 4% 0 0.4
Jul 0% 0 0.1
Aug 1% 0 0.1
Sep 8% 0 2.6
Oct 20% 0 3.1
Nov 27% 0 4.6
Dec 23% 0 3.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 24 0 9.7
Feb 34 0 10.7
Mar 23 0 8.9
Apr 14 0 5.1
May 13 0 3.8
Jun 4 0 1
Jul 0 0 0.3
Aug 1 0 0.3
Sep 8 0 6.6
Oct 20 0 7.9
Nov 27 0 11.7
Dec 23 0 8.4


Humidity and Wind

Skikda has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (59.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (63.2%).

Wind in Skikda is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by January and March. February’s average wind speed of around 7.5 knots (8.6 MPH or 13.8 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 early March 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 Skikda.

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 7.3 Gentle breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Feb 7.5 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Mar 7.1 Gentle breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Apr 6.5 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
May 6.6 Light breeze 10.8 Significant breeze
Jun 6.7 Light breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze
Jul 6.9 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Aug 6.5 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.7 Light breeze 10.9 Significant breeze
Oct 7 Gentle breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Nov 7 Gentle breeze 10.7 Significant breeze
Dec 7.1 Gentle breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 63.2%
Feb 60.5%
Mar 61.5%
Apr 62.1%
May 62.4%
Jun 63.1%
Jul 62.2%
Aug 62.6%
Sep 61.5%
Oct 61.3%
Nov 60.4%
Dec 59.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Skikda?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Algeria; 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. This advisory was last updated on Sep 16, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Skikda, Algeria is September, followed by July and June. 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 Skikda in November. 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 38.4 in November means 38.4% of the tourists vs. September.



Overall Skikda Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 75.7°F (24.3°C) and 62.8°F (17.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Skikda, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 84.2°F (29°C) and 66.9°F (19.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 8 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 Skikda to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 67.6°F (19.8°C) and 60.1°F (15.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 10 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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