Petra monthly weather averages

Average daytime temperature

The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Petra

Petra average temperature chart (Celsius) Petra average temperature chart (Fahrenheit)
Average monthly temperatures in Petra (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
°C 13.1 15 18.3 23.7 28 31.2 32.7 32.7 30.8 26.2 20 14.9
°F 55.6 58.9 64.9 74.6 82.4 88.1 90.8 90.8 87.5 79.2 68 58.8

Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

Average rainfall & rainy days

The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

Petra monthly rainfall chart (mm) Petra monthly rainfall chart (inches)
Average monthly rainfall in Petra (mm and inches)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
mm 17 17 15 7 3 0 0 0 0 4 7 16
inches 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.1 0 0 0 0 0.2 0.3 0.6
Rainy days 5 4 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 3

Average daily sunshine

The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Petra

Petra average daily sunshine chart
Average daily sunshine Petra
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Hrs sunshine 7.8 8.5 9 9.8 11.4 13.4 13.4 12.8 11.6 10.2 8.8 7.6

Day / night temperatures

The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

Petra average minimum / maximum temperatures (Celsius) Petra average minimum / maximum temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Petra (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 2.3 3.4 5.8 9.8 13.1 15.7 17.4 17.4 15.6 12.3 7.7 3.9
Max °C 13.4 15.3 18.6 24 28.4 31.6 33.1 33.1 31.2 26.6 20.3 15.2
Min °F 36.1 38 42.4 49.6 55.5 60.2 63.2 63.2 60.1 54.1 45.9 38.9
Max °F 46 48.7 54 62.4 69.3 74.5 77.4 77.4 74.1 66.9 57.2 49.1

Sea temperature

The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

Petra average sea temperature chart (Celsius) Petra average sea temperature chart (Fahrenheit)
Average sea temperature around Petra in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
°C 19.7 18.8 18.9 20 22.3 25 27.3 28.4 27.9 26.5 24.1 21.5
°F 67.5 65.9 66 68 72.1 77 81.1 83 82.2 79.7 75.4 70.8

Wind speed

The graph below shows the average wind speed.

Petra average winspeed by month (km/h) Petra average winspeed by month (mph)
Average wind speed in Petra (mph and kmh)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
km/h 13 12 14 14 13 14 13 12 10 10 9 10
mph 8 8 9 9 8 9 8 7 7 6 6 6

A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

Relative humidity

The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

Petra relative humidity averages
Average relative humidity in Petra
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
60% 55% 48% 39% 35% 35% 36% 37% 41% 45% 52% 59%
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Petra weather stats

Petra weather statistics
Hottest month: July 32.7°C 90.9°F
Driest month: July 0mm 0ins
Sunniest month: July 13.4hrs
Coldest month: January 13.1°C 55.6°F
Wettest month: January 17mm 0.7ins
Warmest sea: August 28.4°C 83.1°F
Map showing location of Petra (30.32221, 35.47933)

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