What is the best time to visit Riyadh?

November-March during the Winters is the best time to visit Riyadh. Winter months of December-February is somewhat cold, and the temperature highs are 79.9°F (26.6°C) and 64.9°F (18.3°C). This place is scorching, and it’s almost impossible to travel there during the summer months of April-July. The temperature in summer often gets up to 50 degrees Celsius. Most days, in summers, the temperature remains 40 degrees Celsius and doesn’t go down at all. Also, July and early-August are the hottest of all in Riyadh, with sands blowing across the city. From late-March onwards, the temperature ranges between 08.5°F (42.5°C) and 79.9°F (26.6°C). It gets higher in the coming months. During summer months of May till September, occasional thunderstorms hit Riyadh during the evenings which leads to a cooler night comparatively. April and October are the shoulder months in Riyadh, and during these two months, you can avoid the rainfalls as well as the crowds around.

Weather in Riyadh


Upcoming Riyadh Weather

Monthly Weather in Riyadh

Month Avg. Minimum (°C) Avg. Maximum (°C)
January 9 22
February 9 19
March 16 27
April 22 35
May 27 40
June 27 43
July 29 44
August 29 43
September 26 40
October 18 34
November 13 26
December 11 23

Riyadh Photos

+ 17

Book Customized Package