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What is the climate like in Syria?

The climate of Syria has an average yearly temperature of 27°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 13°C and rise to 38°C.

Annually, about 102 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Syria. Additionally, about 1,0 cm of snow falls each year.

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

Temperature 13 to 38°C
Rain 102 mm
Snow 1,0 cm

GoodStarStarStarStar

I was in Syria in January and it was okay except that it had... more

Aya

GoodStarStarStarStar

There were virtually no clouds or rain. Sometimes it was eve... more

Tom

The climate of Syria
  • Average yearly temperature: 27°C
  • Highest temperature: 38°C in July and August
  • Lowest temperature: 13°C in January
  • Precipitation:: 102 mm per year
  • Driest months: 0 mm in August, 0,1 mm in July and September
  • Wettest months: 20 mm in March, 18 mm in November and 16 mm in February
  • Snowfall: 1,0 cm per year

Climate table Syria

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 13 16 20 26 31 36 38 38 35 29 20 15
Nighttime temperature (°C) 3 5 9 13 17 21 24 24 21 16 10 6
Precipitation (mm) 15 16 20 9,3 5,9 2,1 0,1 0 0,1 3,1 18 12
Snowfall (cm) 0,5 0,1 0,1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0,3
UV Index 5 6 7 8 9 9 9 9 8 6 5 4
Best month No No Yes Yes Yes No No No No Yes Yes No

Temperature by month in Syria

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

Temperature by month in Syria

Precipitation by month in Syria

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

Precipitation by month in Syria

Snowfall by month in Syria

This graph shows the average snowfall in centimeters by month in Syria.

Snowfall by month in Syria

UV index by month in Syria

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

UV index by month in Syria

Yearly temperature in Syria

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

Yearly temperature in Syria

Yearly total precipitation in Syria

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

Precipitation per year in Syria

Yearly snowfall in Syria

This graph shows the average yearly snowfall in Syria, measured in centimeters.

Snowfall per year in Syria

Weather experiences in Syria

The weather in Syria is rated an average of 4 out of 5 stars by 13 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

I was in Syria in January and it was okay except that it had snowed and it was quite cold but I was also there in the summer and that was also fun. It was hot and it was just that there were so many mosquitoes there. But it was fun anyway.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

There were virtually no clouds or rain. Sometimes it was even nice and cool in the shade. The evenings were warm but cozy.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Not as tropical heat as expected, but pleasant enough for outdoor activities. Unfortunately, we had several rainy days.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

January was quite cold in Syria and it rained a lot, which is not at all ideal for travel or vacation. During the day it averaged 10 degrees, at night around zero. If you want to come, bring warm clothes!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Excellent StarStarStarStarStar

November in Syria proved to be pleasant and sunny. The climate was ideal for exploring historical sites and taking long walks. Unfortunately, this is not exactly the bathing season, but ideal for cultural and adventure trips.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

The December weather in Syria was mild and pleasant, but not like a typical sunny location. Temperatures were moderate during the day, but it got cold at night. Not an ideal time for swimming.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Bright sunlight, which is perfect for me. Be careful of sudden sandstorms. Paradise for sun worshippers!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Be prepared for extreme heat during the day. What is impressive, however, is the symmetry of the sunrises and sunsets.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

There was no rain. Ideal for cultural and nature trips. The sea breeze was not enough for maximum cooling.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

The temperature was often around 20 degrees. Occasional rain, but mostly dry and sunny. Not ideal for winter sports, but ideal for a city tour.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Excellent StarStarStarStarStar

The October weather in Syria was pleasant! The days were warm and the nights cool and the sun shone every day. Particularly suitable for sun worshippers and history lovers.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Excellent StarStarStarStarStar

It's the perfect place to relax in the sun, but make sure you're prepared for the heat.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Not ideal for everyone, but if you like heat this is ideal. There is no sea to swim in.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Syria by month

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