The best times to visit Tangier for ideal weather are
April 9th to June 24th
September 3rd to October 28th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Tangier Travel Guide
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Weather in Tangier
Average temperatures in Tangier vary somewhat. 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 58th 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 Tangier, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 86.9°F (30.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.7°F (20.4°C) at night.
Tangier Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Tangier 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.
Tangier Perceived Temperature (F)
Tangier Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Tangier 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)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tangier 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 mid June. For example, on the week of June 18th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.
When can you find snow in Tangier? 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 Tangier.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Tangier (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
Tangier has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is June (56.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (72.6%).
Wind in Tangier is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 10 knots (11.5 MPH or 18.4 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 17.9 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Tangier.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||8.1||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|Feb||9.4||Gentle breeze||15.9||Significant breeze|
|Mar||10||Gentle breeze||16.2||Significant breeze|
|Apr||9.8||Gentle breeze||16.1||Significant breeze|
|May||9.8||Gentle breeze||15.9||Significant breeze|
|Jun||9.4||Gentle breeze||15.9||Significant breeze|
|Jul||9||Gentle breeze||15.9||Significant breeze|
|Aug||8.9||Gentle breeze||16.1||Significant breeze|
|Sep||9.1||Gentle breeze||16||Significant breeze|
|Oct||8.7||Gentle breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Nov||8.7||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8.3||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Tangier?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Morocco; 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 Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Tangier, Morocco is April, followed by July and May. 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 Tangier 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
Overall Tangier Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 77.7°F (25.4°C) and 63.8°F (17.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 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 Tangier, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 82.3°F (27.9°C) and 64.1°F (17.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 2 to 7 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Tangier to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 64.8°F (18.2°C) and 60.9°F (16.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.