Climate in Salalah (Dhofar), Oman

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

Average day and night temperature

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

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

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

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Salalah (Dhofar)

SAT Sep 25
33°C | 24°C

Partly cloudy

SUN Sep 26
34°C | 23°C

Partly cloudy

MON Sep 27
35°C | 24°C

Partly cloudy

The best time of year to visit Salalah in Oman

Salalah has an hot and desert climate, however with temperatures that rarely reach above 33 degrees Celsius (91° Fahrenheit). Most rainfall (monsoon) is seen in the months July and August. Don't think of the monsoon as a typical monsoon you can have in other places in the world, but the rain in these months have a big influence on the flora and fauna in this area.

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

  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • Salalah has dry periods in January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December.
  • The warmest month is May with an average maximum temperature of 32°C (89°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 27°C (80°F).
  • July is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • January is the driest month.
  • May is the most sunny month.
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