The Jordan Valley and the area around Aqaba is warm during winter (January-February) with chilly evenings, and extremely hot in summer (June-August). In the Eastern Desert, the winter can be bitterly cold and dry and the summer intensely hot. The central spine of hills can receive snowfall in winter and is cool in the evenings in summer. Rain falls between November and March.
Lightweight clothes are advised between May and September. Thick winter clothes are essential for winter and a warm layer is necessary for cool summer evenings. Rainwear is needed from November to April.
The average temperature in Jordan is 17.5 °C (64 °F).
The average temperature range is 17.5 °C.
The highest monthly average high temperature is 33 °C (91 °F) in August.
The lowest monthly average low temperature is 4 °C (39 °F) in January.
Jordan's climate receives an average of 273 mm (10.7 in) of rainfall per year, or 23 mm (0.9 in) per month.
On average there are 48 days per year with more than 0.1 mm (0.004 in) of rainfall (precipitation) or 4 days with a quantity of rain, sleet, snow etc. per month.
The driest weather is in June, July & August when an average of 0 mm (0.0 in) of rainfall (precipitation) occurrs..
The wettest weather is in January when an average of 68 mm (2.7 in) of rainfall (precipitation) occurrs across 10 days.
The average annual relative humidity is 50.5% and average monthly relative humidity ranges from 36% in June to 69% in January.
Average sunlight hours in Jordan range between 6.5 hours per day in December and 13.1 hours per day in July.
There are an average of 3602 hours of sunlight per year with an average of 9.9 hours of sunlight per day.
There are an average of 6 days per year with frost in Jordan and in January there are an average of 2 days with frost.
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