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Best time to visit Amman, Jordan

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The best time to visit Amman is April-May

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

In summer, the temperature in Amman can rise as high as 37℃ (99℉). The weather in the winter, especially around January, can reach a minimum of 4℃ (39℉).

The sun stays up the longest in Amman in July, so you’ll get the most out of your daytime activities if you visit around this time. The wet season in Amman usually falls during the months surrounding February each year. It’s not uncommon to get some decent rainfall or light showers during this time, but on some days the weather tends to be fine for a majority of the day, with only a few drops of rain falling from a passing shower.

Keep reading to find out when the best times to travel to Amman are for whatever trip you’re planning. By the time you finish, you’ll have all the info you need, and you’ll be ready to start booking. Don’t know where to look or who to book with? Don’t stress! We’ve hand-picked our favourite online travel tools we use, know and love so you can rest assured you’re in safe hands. Happy reading!

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

July

Most daylight

July

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Amman seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Amman as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Amman is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

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

Average temperatures in Amman

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Amman for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Amman climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Amman for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Amman in January

  • Average temperature: 10℃ (49℉)
  • Average high temperature: 14℃ (56℉)
  • Average low temperature: 6℃ (43℉)
  • Average humidity: 63%
  • Average sunny days: 21 days
  • Average rainfall: 25mm (1") over 8 days
  • Average snow days: 1 days
21 days
of pure sunshine
8 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in January, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Amman in February

  • Average temperature: 11℃ (52℉)
  • Average high temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average low temperature: 7℃ (45℉)
  • Average humidity: 58%
  • Average sunny days: 18 days
  • Average rainfall: 25mm (1") over 8 days
  • Average snow days: 1 days
18 days
of pure sunshine
8 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in February, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Amman in March

  • Average temperature: 14℃ (58℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (67℉)
  • Average low temperature: 9℃ (48℉)
  • Average humidity: 54%
  • Average sunny days: 21 days
  • Average rainfall: 22mm (1") over 9 days
21 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in March, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Amman in April

  • Average temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average low temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average humidity: 46%
  • Average sunny days: 22 days
  • Average rainfall: 8mm (0") over 7 days
22 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in April, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings, and t-shirts and light gear for the daytime.


Amman in May

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (62℉)
  • Average humidity: 40%
  • Average sunny days: 26 days
  • Average rainfall: 6mm (0") over 4 days
26 days
of pure sunshine
4 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in May, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Amman in June

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (67℉)
  • Average humidity: 42%
  • Average sunny days: 29 days
  • Average rainfall: 3mm (0") over 1 days
29 days
of pure sunshine
1 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in June, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Amman in July

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 34℃ (92℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average humidity: 45%
  • Average sunny days: 31 days
  • Average rainfall: 0mm (0") over 0 days
31 days
of pure sunshine
0 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays pretty warm most of the time.


Amman in August

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 34℃ (93℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average humidity: 48%
  • Average sunny days: 31 days
  • Average rainfall: 0mm (0") over 0 days
31 days
of pure sunshine
0 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays pretty warm most of the time.


Amman in September

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (67℉)
  • Average humidity: 50%
  • Average sunny days: 28 days
  • Average rainfall: 1mm (0") over 2 days
28 days
of pure sunshine
2 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in September, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.

Amman in October

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average humidity: 48%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 11mm (0") over 6 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in October, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Amman in November

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average high temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (55℉)
  • Average humidity: 50%
  • Average sunny days: 22 days
  • Average rainfall: 17mm (1") over 7 days
22 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in November, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Amman in December

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (53℉)
  • Average high temperature: 15℃ (60℉)
  • Average low temperature: 8℃ (47℉)
  • Average humidity: 58%
  • Average sunny days: 22 days
  • Average rainfall: 20mm (1") over 7 days
22 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Amman in December, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Amman is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 34℃ (93℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Amman is generally around July. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in July first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Amman is generally around February, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of February too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Amman, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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