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Average climate of Eritrea

The climate of Eritrea has an average yearly temperature of 29°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 25°C and rise to 31°C.

Annually, about 724 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Eritrea.

The best time to visit Eritrea is January until June and September until December. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Eritrea.

Temperature 25 to 31°C
Rain 724 mm
The climate of Eritrea
  • Average yearly temperature: 29°C
  • Highest temperature: 31°C in June
  • Lowest temperature: 25°C in January
  • Precipitation: 724 mm per year, averaging 60 mm per month
  • Driest months: 19 mm in October, 25 mm in March and November
  • Wettest months: 180 mm in July, 166 mm in August and 82 mm in April

Climate table Eritrea

The climate table for Eritrea shows the average temperatures, precipitation, and UV index per month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 25 27 28 29 30 31 30 30 30 29 28 27
Nighttime temperature (°C) 16 16 18 19 20 21 22 22 20 18 18 17
Precipitation (mm) 47 28 25 82 48 44 180 166 33 19 25 27
UV Index 8 8 9 9 9 9 8 8 9 9 8 8
Best month Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes Yes Yes Yes

Temperature per month in Eritrea

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Eritrea

Temperature per month in Eritrea

Precipitation per month in Eritrea

This graph shows the average monthly precipitation in millimeters in Eritrea.

Precipitation per month in Eritrea

UV index per month in Eritrea

This graph shows the average UV index per month in Eritrea.

UV index per month in Eritrea

Yearly temperature in Eritrea

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Eritrea, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Eritrea

Yearly total precipitation in Eritrea

This graph shows the average yearly precipitation in millimeters in Eritrea.

Precipitation per year in Eritrea

Weather experiences in Eritrea

The weather in Eritrea is rated an average of 4,3 out of 5 stars by 3 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Excellent

April's weather in Eritrea was perfect for a sun vacation: warm and sunny, unexpectedly dry and pleasant. Ideal for outdoor activities and relaxation by the Red Sea.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good

It was very nice were nice people and the country itself was nice I wish I lived there allls id beautiful there— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good

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Average weather in Eritrea per month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Eritrea and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Eritrea, you can view the average temperature, precipitation, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.