Climate of Jordan
Best time to go
The country has 4 seasons as in Europe. However, the country experiences great thermal differences between the north and the south of the country. The ideal season to leave is undoubtedly autumn. At this time, the weather is mild and sunny.
In summer There is a very high level of sunshine and very hot temperatures. On the reliefs, the altitude nevertheless makes the temperatures bearable. Around Aquaba and the Dead Sea temperatures can reach up to 50 °C! In the desert of Wadi Rum, the thermal differences between day and night are very high amplitudes.
In winter the climate is temperate. Temperatures are more or less mild. On the reliefs, the climate is cold and dry. On the shores of the Red Sea and in the desert, the winter is rather mild with temperatures ranging from 20 to 25 °C. The north is experiencing a more severe winter with temperatures of up to 5 °C. Precipitation may be high in this part of the country
Months Periods Seasons January Winter February Winter March Spring April Spring May Spring June Summer July Summer August Summer September Autumn October Autumn November Autumn December Winter
Ideal time to go Average to good time to goUnfavorable period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Déc Amman 04-12 04-13 07-17 11-23 15-28 18-31 20-32 20-33 18-31 15-27 10-10 06-15 Petra 09-20 10-22 13-26 17-31 21-35 24-38 26-40 26-40 24-37 21-33 15-27 11-22 Aqaba 10-21 11-22 14-26 18-31 22-36 25-39 27-40 27-40 25-37 22-33 16-28 11-23 Wadi rum 10-21 11-22 14-26 18-31 22-36 25-39 27-40 27-40 25-37 22-33 16-28 11-23Source : www.worldweatheronline.com
Cities Miles Hours Amman - Kerak 82 1h45 Amman - Pétra 153 2h50 Amman - Aqaba 206 3h44 Amman-Irbid 56 1h30 Pétra - WadiRum 46 1h10by plane Amman - Aqaba Time 55'Source : Google Maps - Aegean