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Best time to visit Palestine

Our verdict

The best time to visit Palestine is March-May

Based on all the essential things any traveller needs to know about visiting Palestine such as the cost of travel, weather, peak travel seasons and many more, March-May is the best time of year to go.

During the peak of the warmer months, temperatures in Ramallah, Palestine can rise to a maximum of around 37℃ (98℉). The coldest it usually gets in winter-time in Ramallah is around 5℃ (42℉). Temperatures can often differ in other locations in Palestine, so be sure to continue reading if you plan on visiting elsewhere.

The days are longest in Palestine in July, so if you want to see the sights during the day when the sun is up for the longest time, it’s best to visit around that time of year. On average it rains the most days in March, making it the wettest month of the year. Although it’s the wet season, it can often rain a little bit during the day or evening but have fine weather for a majority of the day too, so don’t let this put you off.

For more information about when to travel to Palestine, the monthly weather breakdown for the top travel destinations, and the best information and tools to book your trip, continue reading below.

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

July

Most daylight

July

Palestine 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. Palestine 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 Palestine

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
RamallahMarch-May
16℃
9℃
18℃
10℃
21℃
12℃
25℃
14℃
29℃
18℃
32℃
21℃
33℃
23℃
34℃
23℃
32℃
22℃
28℃
20℃
23℃
15℃
18℃
11℃
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Top FAQs

Palestine is in Middle East.

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

The warmest month of the year in Ramallah, one of the most popular places to visit in Palestine, is August.
The driest month of the year in Ramallah, Palestine, is usually around July each year.

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