Climate and Weather of Abha, Saudi Arabia

The climate of Abha

Abha is located in southern Saudi Arabia, not far from the border with Yemen. Abha is located in a hilly area in Asir province. Due to its higher elevation, the city has a milder climate than the rest of the country, making the city a popular tourist destination for locals. In the city are a number of cable cars that treat you to great views. For those who dare a bit more, this same view can also be admired from one of the paragliders that take off from a nearby hill.

According to citypopulationreview, Abha is one of the few places in Saudi Arabia where there is no desert climate but a steppe climate. Summers are a lot milder here, with temperatures hovering around 30 degrees Celsius during the hottest part of the day. Winters are generally very pleasant, but from time to time the nights can be on the chilly side. The average precipitation is many times higher than in the rest of the country, which makes it a lot greener here.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of rainfall per month
January 20℃ 7℃ 7 3
February 20℃ 8℃ 8 3
March 23℃ 11℃ 8 5
April 25℃ 12℃ 9 7
May 28℃ 14℃ 9 8
June 31℃ 16℃ 8 4
July 31℃ 17℃ 7 3
August 30℃ 16℃ 7 4
September 29℃ 14℃ 9 3
October 26℃ 10℃ 9 3
November 23℃ 8℃ 9 4
December 21℃ 6℃ 8 3

The weather in Abha

Here you will find the weather forecast for Abha. View the current weather in Abha and the forecast for the coming days, such as the temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Abha. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Abha. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Abha? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In the month of January, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 20 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 20 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 23 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 11 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 25 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 12 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 7 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 28 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 16 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in July

In the month of July, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 17 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in August

In the month of August, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 16 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in September

In the month of September, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in October

In the month of October, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 10 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in November

In the month of November, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 23 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in December

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in Abha is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

Abha, Saudi Arabia