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World Weather & Climate Information

Climate and average weather in Eritrea

Eritrea is located on the coast of the Red Sea and has a warm and dry desert climate. It is usually cooler and wetter in the central highlands and semiarid in the western hills and lowlands. Showers occur in the period from February to April and the heaviest rainfall occurs during the period June to September.

The best time to visit Eritrea is from October to March.

Interested in more detailed information on the Weather and Climate in Eritrea?

Please select the city you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination, in or above the map. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
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.

Places in Eritrea

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