Climate in Petra, Jordan

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Petra, Jordan.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

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Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

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Weather Forecasts for Petra

THU Oct 01
32°C | 16°C

Partly cloudy

FRI Oct 02
30°C | 17°C

Partly cloudy

SAT Oct 03
29°C | 15°C

Sunny

The best time of year to visit Petra in Jordan

The climate in Petra is hot at summer and semi-cold in winter. Most rain falls in winter months(especially in December). About 362 mm (14.2 inch) of precipitation falls annually.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of April, October and November you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The hottest season / summer is in June, July, August and September.
  • Petra has dry periods in April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November.
  • The warmest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 34°C (93°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 14°C (57°F).
  • January is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • August is the driest month.
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