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What is the climate like in Libya?

The climate of Libya has an average yearly temperature of 32°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 19°C and rise to 40°C.

Annually, about 8,3 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Libya.

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

Temperature 19 to 40°C
Rain 8,3 mm

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The climate of Libya

Climate table Libya

The climate table for Libya shows the average temperatures, precipitation, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 19 22 27 34 38 40 40 40 38 33 26 21
Nighttime temperature (°C) 5 7 12 18 23 25 26 26 23 19 12 7
Precipitation (mm) 2,6 1,3 0,4 0,2 0,4 0,5 0 0 1,1 0,9 0,5 0,4
UV Index 7 8 9 10 10 10 10 10 9 8 7 7
Best month Yes Yes Yes No No No No No No No Yes Yes

Temperature by month in Libya

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

Temperature by month in Libya

Precipitation by month in Libya

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

Precipitation by month in Libya

UV index by month in Libya

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Libya.

UV index by month in Libya

Yearly temperature in Libya

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

Yearly temperature in Libya

Yearly total precipitation in Libya

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

Precipitation per year in Libya

Weather experiences in Libya

The weather in Libya is rated an average of 3,5 out of 5 stars by 10 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

The sky was clear blue; there was not a cloud in sight. However, the heat was unbearable at times, so be sure to stay hydrated.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

October in Libya was surprisingly pleasant. It was quite warm during the day, around 30 degrees, but the nights were cooler. There was almost no rain, which is ideal for those who like dry heat. A pleasant mix of summer heat and autumn coolness.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

The only sandstorm is a minor problem. Be sure to bring plenty of sunscreen!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

Daytime temperatures often exceeded 40 degrees Celsius, making it too hot to really enjoy. It barely cooled off at night. This could be difficult without a proper flush.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

Temperatures above 40 degrees were not unusual, but fortunately there were plenty of shaded areas. There is little rainfall, but the drought can be unbearable.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

February in Libya was beautiful, with warm but pleasant weather. During the day, the temperature was ideal for relaxing. The evenings cooled off a bit, which was a welcome change.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

Although warm during the day, it can get considerably colder at night. Ideal for sun worshippers, but perhaps too hot and windy for others.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Although the evenings were cool, the temperature drop was quite mild. Occasional showers provided refreshment. Normally the sun shone.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

High temperatures during the day, making a refreshing dip in the pool almost a necessity. In the evening hours the fort cools, layered clothing is required. The sun is beautiful.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

There were sunny days interspersed with windy moments. Regular cooling at night provided a welcome respite from the heat. A great time for a vacation if you can stand the sun!— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Libya by month

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