Climate in Amman

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climate diagrams on this page come from the collected data of the official weather station in Amman in a height of 683m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Amman is one of the coldest regions in Jordan with an average daily high temperature of only 25 degrees. For several months of the year, it is warm to hot at temperatures continuously above 25 degrees, sometimes up to 35 degrees. Due to the warmer temperatures, the best time for traveling is from July to August. Less attractive are the cold months from November to March.
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Sunshine hours per day
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, July is the sunniest month in the region of Amman. In January, the sun shines the least.
Rain days per month
A rain day is a day on which at least 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 6 rain days, February offers the most rain days, while September has the fewest.
Precipitation amount in mm/day
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 amount of rain falls in September. January, on the other hand, has the most rain.
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Map of Amman

Most important cities in the region »Amman«

As the capital region, it is arguably the most important part of Jordan. The region has a west-east extension of about 100 km and over 40 km from north to south.

CityPopulationGeo position
Amman4,302,73031° 57' 19"N35° 56' 42"E
Wadi as Sir181,21231° 57' 5"N35° 49' 11"E
Al Jubayhah46,83432° 1' 33"N35° 51' 52"E
Sahab40,24131° 52' 19"N36° 0' 18"E
Al Quwaysimah32,39631° 55' 0"N35° 57' 0"E
Umm as Summaq18,27431° 53' 8"N35° 51' 15"E
Al Azraq ash Shamali14,80031° 52' 48"N36° 49' 52"E
Jawa10,62831° 51' 9"N35° 56' 21"E
Al Bunayyat ash Shamaliyah5,57931° 53' 35"N35° 53' 35"E
Al Jizah4,39731° 41' 59"N35° 57' 26"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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