The best times to visit Tabuk for ideal weather are

February 12th to April 22nd


October 22nd to December 2nd

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



Other Tabuk Travel Info

Weather in Tabuk


Average temperatures in Tabuk 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 somewhat temperate — in the 52nd 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 Tabuk, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 104.4°F (40.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.1°F (25.6°C) at night.

Tabuk Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Tabuk 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.

Tabuk Perceived Temperature (F)


Tabuk Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Tabuk 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 65.4 52.6 39.9
Feb 71.6 58.4 45.1
Mar 79 65.4 51.2
Apr 87.4 73.6 59.1
May 94.3 80.9 66.6
Jun 100.5 87 72.6
Jul 103.1 90.1 76.6
Aug 103.4 90.3 77.1
Sep 98.5 85.2 71.8
Oct 90.4 76.7 63.4
Nov 77.3 64.3 52
Dec 68.2 55.1 42.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 18.6 11.4 4.4
Feb 22 14.7 7.3
Mar 26.1 18.6 10.7
Apr 30.8 23.1 15.1
May 34.6 27.2 19.2
Jun 38.1 30.6 22.6
Jul 39.5 32.3 24.8
Aug 39.7 32.4 25.1
Sep 36.9 29.6 22.1
Oct 32.4 24.8 17.4
Nov 25.2 17.9 11.1
Dec 20.1 12.8 5.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tabuk are June, July, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.

When can you find snow in Tabuk? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to late December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Tabuk is often around around January 15th 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.

Chance of Precipitation

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

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Tabuk (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 0.8
Feb 1% 0 0.1
Mar 1% 0 0.1
Apr 1% 0 0.1
May 1% 0 0.1
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 1% 0 0.2
Nov 2% 0 0.3
Dec 1% 16.1 0.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 2
Feb 1 0 0.3
Mar 1 0 0.3
Apr 1 0 0.3
May 1 0 0.3
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 1 0 0.5
Nov 2 0 0.8
Dec 1 40.9 0.5


Humidity and Wind

Tabuk has no months that would be considered humid, with some very dry months. The least humid month is June (10.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (33.5%).

Wind in Tabuk is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by June and July. May’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.8 MPH or 12.5 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 15.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 4.4 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.8 Light breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Mar 6 Light breeze 13.3 Gentle breeze
Apr 6.4 Light breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
May 6.8 Light breeze 15 Gentle breeze
Jun 6.6 Light breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Jul 6.5 Light breeze 13.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 6.2 Light breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Sep 5.5 Light breeze 11.9 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.6 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Nov 4.2 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Dec 4 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 33.5%
Feb 24.7%
Mar 17.8%
Apr 12.9%
May 12.5%
Jun 10.8%
Jul 11.8%
Aug 12.8%
Sep 14.8%
Oct 18.1%
Nov 26.4%
Dec 30.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Tabuk?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Dec 04, 2023 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. This advisory was last updated on Oct 26, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia is June, followed by July and August. 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 Tabuk 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 52.9 in December means 52.9% of the tourists vs. June.



Overall Tabuk Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 98.8°F (37.1°C) and 73.4°F (23°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 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 busiest season for tourism in Tabuk, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 100.5°F (38.1°C) and 73.5°F (23.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 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 somewhat cool this time of year in Tabuk to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 73.6°F (23.1°C) and 62°F (16.7°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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