Kuwait weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Kuwait

The best time to visit in Kuwait is from February until May and September until December, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Kuwait is 42°C in July and the lowest is 18°C in January.

Kuwait has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Kuwait or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Kuwait by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 18 20 24 29 35 40 42 42 39 34 25 20
Precipitation (mm) 8 6 11 9 4 0 0 0 0 2 32 8
Climate data from city: Kuwait City

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14 day weather forecast Kuwait

The weather for in Kuwait will be 27° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The weather forecast for Kuwait is based on the weather conditions in the city of Kuwait City.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 2 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
20°
21° 0 mm 0% 7 m/s 1
Friday 3 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
17°
21° 0 mm 0% 7 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
15°
21° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Sunday 5 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
17°
21° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Monday 6 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
18°
21° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
17°
21° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
18°
21° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
17°
21° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
19°
21° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
17°
21° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
18°
21° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
21° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
19°
21° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
21° 0 mm 0% 7 m/s 1

Climate Kuwait

Kuwait has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Kuwait is 31° degrees and there is about 81 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 323 days a year with an average humidity of 38% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Kuwait

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 18 20 24 29 35 40 42 42 39 34 25 20
Night temp. (°C) 13 15 18 23 29 33 34 34 32 27 20 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 8 6 11 9 4 0 0 0 0 2 32 8
Days with rain 3 4 6 5 2 - - - - 1 5 4
Dry days 28 24 25 25 29 30 31 31 30 30 25 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 13 12 12 11 10 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 5 5 6 7 9 9 9 9 8 7 5 5
Climate data from city: Kuwait City

Kuwait weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Kuwait? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Kuwait?

Kuwait lies in a straight line about 15,129 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Kuwait City).

How long is the flight to Kuwait?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Kuwait is approximately 19 hours.

What are the largest airports in Kuwait?

These are the largest airports in Kuwait:

How many inhabitants are there in Kuwait?

Kuwait has approximately 4,082,704 inhabitants.

How big is Kuwait?

The area of Kuwait is around 17,820 km². It is 15x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Kuwait?

The capital of Kuwait is Kuwait City.

What is the currency of Kuwait?

In Kuwait the Kuwaiti dinar (KWD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 2 December 2021

  • 1 Kuwaiti dinar = 0.21 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 4.74 Kuwaiti dinar
  • 10 Kuwaiti dinar = 2.11 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 47.35 Kuwaiti dinar
  • 100 Kuwaiti dinar = 21.12 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 473.51 Kuwaiti dinar

What is the area code of Kuwait?

The area code to call Kuwait is +965.