Climate and monthly weather forecast
Salalah, Oman

The best time to visit Salalah

The best months for a swim in Salalah, Oman, are January through June, September through December, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, like December, in Salalah, Oman, is a moderately hot winter month, with an average temperature varying between 17.9°C (64.2°F) and 27.5°C (81.5°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 25°C (77°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 2mm (0.08") of accumulated rainfall, makes January the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another warm month in Salalah, Oman, with an average temperature fluctuating between 19.2°C (66.6°F) and 27.9°C (82.2°F). The perfect water temperature of 25.1°C (77.2°F) with 7mm (0.28") of accumulated rainfall and only 1 rainfall days, makes February a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Salalah, is still a warm month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 29.9°C (85.8°F) and 21°C (69.8°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26.5°C (79.7°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 6mm (0.24") of accumulated rainfall, makes March the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in March »

Weather in April

April is a hot spring month in Salalah, Oman, with an average temperature fluctuating between 31.7°C (89.1°F) and 23.4°C (74.1°F). An excellent water temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and 20mm (0.79") of accumulated rainfall makes April a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another hot month in Salalah, Oman, with an average temperature varying between 32.4°C (90.3°F) and 25.6°C (78.1°F). The perfect water temperature of 29.1°C (84.4°F) with 17mm (0.67") of accumulated rainfall and only 1 rainfall days, makes May a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in May »

Weather in June

The first month of the summer, June, is still a tropical month in Salalah, Oman, with an average temperature ranging between max 31.8°C (89.2°F) and min 26.5°C (79.7°F). The perfect water temperature of 27.9°C (82.2°F) with 11mm (0.43") of accumulated rainfall and only 2 rainfall days, makes June a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, in Salalah, Oman, is another warm summer month, with an average temperature ranging between min 24.2°C (75.6°F) and max 28.4°C (83.1°F). In Salalah, the average high-temperature in July marginally drops from a hot 31.8°C (89.2°F) in June to a moderately hot 28.4°C (83.1°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Salalah, Oman, with an average temperature fluctuating between 27.3°C (81.1°F) and 23.1°C (73.6°F). With an average high-temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.1°C (73.6°F), August is the coldest month. In August, the average heat index is computed to be a tropical 32°C (89.6°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn in Salalah, is still a warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low of 23.4°C (74.1°F). The perfect water temperature of 25.7°C (78.3°F) with 4mm (0.16") of accumulated rainfall and only 2 rainfall days, makes September a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in September »

Weather in October

October in Salalah, Oman, is a tropical autumn month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 21.6°C (70.9°F) and 30.5°C (86.9°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.8°C (82°F) and 4mm (0.16") of accumulated rainfall makes October the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in October »

Weather in November

The last month of the autumn, November, is also a hot month in Salalah, Oman, with an average temperature ranging between max 30.8°C (87.4°F) and min 20.4°C (68.7°F). An excellent water temperature of 27.4°C (81.3°F) and 10mm (0.39") of accumulated rainfall makes November a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a warm month in Salalah, Oman, with an average temperature fluctuating between 28.7°C (83.7°F) and 18.8°C (65.8°F). An excellent water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and 1mm (0.04") of accumulated rainfall makes December a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in December »
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FAQ

What are the least humid months in Salalah?

The months with the lowest humidity are January and December, with an average relative humidity of 50%.

How much does it rain in Salalah?

In Salalah, Oman, during the entire year, the rain falls for 37 days and collects up to 131mm (5.16") of precipitation.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Salalah?

The months with the highest UV index in Salalah, Oman, are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the warmest month in Salalah?

With an average high-temperature of 32.4°C (90.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.6°C (78.1°F), May is the warmest month.

When is the sea warmest in Salalah?

May is the month with the warmest seawater in Salalah, with an average sea temperature of 29.1°C (84.4°F).

What month has the most sunshine in Salalah?

The month with the most sunshine is May, with an average of 10.8h of sunshine.

When are the longest days in Salalah?

June has the longest days of the year in Salalah, Oman, with an average of 13h and 8min of daylight.

What is the wettest month in Salalah?

July is the month with the most rainfall in Salalah, Oman. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 25mm (0.98") of precipitation.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Salalah?

July and August, with an average of 1.4h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Salalah.

What is the coldest month in Salalah?

August is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.1°C (73.6°F).

What is the most humid month in Salalah?

August is the most humid month in Salalah, Oman, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

When is the sea coldest in Salalah?

August is the month with the coldest seawater in Salalah, with an average sea temperature of 24.3°C (75.7°F).

What is the driest month in Salalah?

December is the month with the least rainfall in Salalah, Oman, with 1mm (0.04") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Salalah?

December has the shortest days of the year in Salalah, with an average of 11h and 8min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Salalah?

Salalah does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). +04 timezone is used over the entire year.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Salalah?

The month with the lowest UV index in Salalah is December, with an average maximum UV index of 8.

Average temperature
Salalah, Oman

Average temperature - Salalah, Oman

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (27.3°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (26.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.9°C).

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Average humidity
Salalah, Oman

Average humidity - Salalah, Oman

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (90%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (50%).

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Average rainfall
Salalah, Oman

Average rainfall - Salalah, Oman

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (24.6mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (1.1mm).

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Average rainfall days
Salalah, Oman

Average rainfall days - Salalah, Oman

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15 days).
The months with the least rainy days are April, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature
Salalah, Oman

Average sea temperature - Salalah, Oman

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (24.3°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Salalah, Oman

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Salalah, Oman

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 8min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 8min).

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The months with the least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 1h and 24min).

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Average UV index
Salalah, Oman

Average UV index - Salalah, Oman

The months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).

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