Map of Salalah in Oman

Salalah Climate

Salalah is a non-capital city in Oman, Asia.

Best time to visit Salalah

Some say that the best time of year to visit Salalah is when average temperatures are comfortable. If they were asked to define comfortable, then they might say that was between 20°C (68.0 in °F) and 30°C (86.0 in °F). This, fortunately, is throughout the year, which will make it easy for you to find a time to plan a visit! This also means it's ideal for many activities.


The warmest time of year in Salalah is in May when it is 29.7°C / 85.5°F on average, but could get up to 32.8°C / 91.0°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Salalah is in January when it is 23.1°C / 73.6°F on average, but could get down to 18.7°C / 73.6°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 0 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 12 (20°C / 68.0°F to 30°C / 86.0°F)
  • Hot months: 0 (30°C / 86.0°F to 40°C / 104.0°F)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C / 104.0°F and above)

Salalah Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Salalah which resides in Oman.

Temperature tables

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.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °C23.124.226.0528.129.729.6526.6525.426.826.826.4524.7
Max Temperature in °C27.528.430.231.832.83228.527.129.33131.329.1
Min Temperature in °C18.72021.924.426.627.324.823.724.322.621.620.3

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.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °F73.675.678.982.685.585.480.077.780.280.279.676.5
Max Temperature in °F81.583.186.489.291.089.683.380.884.787.888.384.4
Min Temperature in °F65.768.071.475.979.981.176.674.775.772.770.968.5

Rainfall figures

This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Salalah throughout the year.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM0.90.46.16.37.97.621.925.19.94.60.44.7
Total rainfall in Inches0.00.00.20.20.30.30.91.00.40.20.00.2
Total number of rainy days0.41.50.30.50.52.87.483.20.10.10.3
Chances of rain1.3%5.2%1.0%1.7%1.6%9.3%23.9%25.8%10.7%0.3%0.3%1.0%

Salalah Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Salalah. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Salalah Climate Graph with temperatures in °C and rainfall in millimetres

Below is the climate graph for Salalah with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.

Salalah Climate Graph with temperatures in °F and rainfall in inches