Map of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia
Riyadh is the capital city of Saudi Arabia which is in the huge continent of Asia.
Best time to visit Riyadh
The best time to visit Riyadh will be when the average temperatures are at a comfortable level (between 20°C / 68.0°F and 30°C / 86.0°F on average) which is during months March, April, October and November. However, there are other good times to visit Riyadh, but it will be little hotter (for Riyadh this is between 30°C / 86.0°F and 40°C / 104.0°F on average). These are during months May, June, July, August and September. You might also consider visiting Riyadh during January, February and December when the average temperatures are a little cooler.
The hottest time of year in Riyadh is in July when it is 36.15°C / 97.1°F on average, but could get up to 43.4°C / 110.1°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Riyadh is in January when it is 14.6°C / 58.3°F on average, but could get down to 8.9°C / 58.3°F minimum.
Riyadh Climate Chart
Below are the climate charts for Riyadh which resides in Saudi Arabia.
The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.
This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.
This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Riyadh throughout the year.
Riyadh Climate Graph
Below is the climate graph for Riyadh. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.
Below is the climate graph for Riyadh with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.
Climate in January in Riyadh
In January the average temperature in Riyadh is likely to be around 16.7°C / 62.1°F, but could peak at 22.7°C / 72.9°F or dip down to 10.7°C / 51.3°F occasionally. The average amount of rain expected next month is approximately 5.8 millimetres (0.2 inches) across an average of 4.1 days. This gives the probability of rain on any 1 day during January of around 13.2%.
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