Climate in Jerusalem

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from two measuring weather stations in Jerusalem.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Several months of the year it is warm to hot at temperatures continuously above 25 degrees centigrade, sometimes up to 33 degrees.
Overview: Climate in Israel
Daylengths and sun positions in Israel
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Hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Jerusalem
The number of hours of sunshine refers to the time when the sun is actually visible. That is, without any obstruction of visibility by clouds, fog or mountains. With 12 hours per day, June is the sunniest month in the region of Jerusalem. In December the sun shines the shortest.
Rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Jerusalem
A rainy day is a day on which at least an amount of 0.1 mm precipitation (=0.1 liter) per square meter falls. This can be rain, snow, hail or even dew. So it does not have to rain the whole day. With 10 rainy days, January offers the most number of rainy days, and in August the least.
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Jerusalem
The amount of precipitation is measured in millimeters per square meter. Thus, at two mm/day, two liters of water fall on one square meter within 24 hours. With only 0.0 mm, the least rain falls in August. January, on the other hand, has the most rain.
Map of Jerusalem

Most important cities in the region »Jerusalem«

As the capital region, it is arguably the most important part of Israel.

CityPopulationGeo position
Jerusalem891,97731° 46' 9"N35° 12' 59"E
Bet Shemesh112,06631° 43' 51"N34° 59' 35"E
Modiin Ilit48,63931° 55' 56"N35° 2' 39"E
Mevo Betar27,26731° 43' 18"N35° 6' 24"E
Ariel17,66832° 6' 23"N35° 11' 4"E
Abu Ghaush5,70731° 48' 21"N35° 6' 33"E
Zur Hadassa4,70031° 43' 9"N35° 5' 49"E
Har Adar3,30031° 49' 39"N35° 7' 51"E

Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants:, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
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