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Best time to visit Bahrain

Our verdict

The best time to visit Bahrain is March-May

Based on a number of criteria such as the weather conditions, cost of flights and hotels, peak travel seasons and much more, March-May is the best time to go to Bahrain.

In summer, temperatures can reach as high 39℃ (102℉) in the middle of the day in Manama. In the winter, temperatures can get down to 15℃ (59℉) around January-time. In other areas of Bahrain, temperatures might differ so be sure to compare other destinations below.

If you’re keen to see the sights of Bahrain during the day, the sun stays up the longest around July. You don’t want to get wet on your holiday, do you? Well if you’re trying to avoid the rain, then steer clear of Bahrain in November. Head there in June instead if you want to increase your chances of not being rained on.

Continue reading to find out loads more about when to travel to Bahrain, check out climate info on some of the top places to visit, then use the handy tools below to search for the best flight and hotel options that are right for you.

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

June

Most daylight

July

Bahrain seasons

Before you plan your trip, it’s important to know when the seasons are as they may be different to yours depending on where you’re travelling from. Bahrain is in the Northern hemisphere, so the seasons fall on:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Best time to visit the top destinations in Bahrain

We’ve put together a breakdown of the average minimum and maximum temperatures by month, as well as the best times to visit for each. To learn more about these destinations including detailed climate breakdowns and much more, click or tap the city/destination name below.

CityBest time to visitJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
ManamaMarch-May
20℃
18℃
21℃
18℃
24℃
21℃
27℃
24℃
32℃
29℃
35℃
32℃
37℃
34℃
37℃
34℃
35℃
33℃
32℃
30℃
27℃
25℃
23℃
20℃
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Top FAQs

Bahrain is in Middle East.

Check out these guides for the top must-see destinations in Bahrain:

The warmest month of the year in Manama, one of the most popular places to visit in Bahrain, is August.
The driest month of the year in Manama, Bahrain, is usually around June each year.

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