Climate and average weather in Bahrain
The climate of Bahrain is generally dry, but low-pressure systems in winter can bring some rainfall. The summer in Bahrain is very hot since the Persian Gulf waters provide low levels of moisture supply. Seas around Bahrain are very shallow, heat up quickly in the summer, and produce high humidity, especially in the summer nights. In those periods, summer temperatures may reach about 35 degrees Celsius (95 fahrenheit). Rainfall in Bahrain is minimal and irregular. Most rainfalls occur in the winter season, recorded maximum of 71.8 mm (2.83 in). The best time of year to travel to Bahrain is during the relatively mild weather of spring or autumn.
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1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.
Regions in Bahrain
Places in Bahrain
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