Syria
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Syria

The best time to visit Syria is from April until October, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Syria is 33°C in July and the lowest is 11°C in January.

Syria has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Syria 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 Syria weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 11 13 17 22 26 31 33 33 30 25 18 13
Precipitation (mm) 32 25 13 6 7 2 0 0 3 7 9 21

Climate data from city: Damascus




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Syria weather

The Syria weather for will be 32° till 46° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The Syria weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Damascus.

Syria 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Thursday
26 may
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32°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WSW
11
Friday
27 may
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34°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
W
11
Saturday
28 may
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36°C
23°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WSW
11
Sunday
29 may
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38°C
25°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SSW
10
Monday
30 may
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39°C
24°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
W
11


Climate Syria

Syria 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 Syria is 23° degrees and there is about 125 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 293 days a year with an average humidity of 50% and an UV-index of 5.

Syria

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 11 13 17 22 26 31 33 33 30 25 18 13
Night temp. (°C) 4 5 7 10 14 18 20 20 18 15 10 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 32 25 13 6 7 2 0 0 3 7 9 21
Days with rain 10 9 8 6 4 1 1 - 3 5 5 8
Days with snow 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dry days 20 19 23 24 27 29 30 31 27 26 25 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 11 12 13 12 13 10 10 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 3 3 4 5 6 7 7 7 6 5 4 3

Climate data from city: Damascus

Syria weather by month

What is the average Syria weather like in a given month? 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 Syria?

Syria lies in a straight line about 16,119 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Damascus).

How long is the flight to Syria?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Syria is approximately 20 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Syria?

These are the largest airports in Syria:

  • Aleppo International Airport – Aleppo
  • Damascus International Airport – Damascus
  • Bassel Al-Assad International Airport – Latakia

How many inhabitants are there in Syria?

Syria has approximately 18,270,000 inhabitants.

How big is Syria?

The area of Syria is around 185,180 km². It is slightly smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Syria?

The capital of Syria is Damascus.

What is the currency of Syria?

In Syria the Syrian pound (SYP) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 26 May 2022

  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 354.70 Syrian pound
  • 1 Syrian pound = 0.003 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 35,469.73 Syrian pound
  • 100 Syrian pound = 0.28 New Zealand dollar

What is the area code of Syria?

The area code to call Syria is +963.