Climate and Weather of Buraidah, Saudi Arabia

The climate of Buraidah

Buraidah is located in the province of Al Qasim, of which it is also the capital. Buraidah is an oasis on the banks of the Wadi Al-Rummah, where oranges and lemons are traditionally grown. Thanks to the latest techniques, it is now possible to grow various types of grain here, making the city the largest and most important grain supplier in the country. Buraidah has its own airport and is also easily accessible from various highways.

According to shopareview, Buraidah has a desert climate, with hot summers and warm winters. The whole year is very dry here and only the presence of the Wadi Al-Rummah ensures that the oasis does not dry out. The summer months are very hot, with temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, and it is better to seek out the coolness of a palm tree (or even better the air conditioning of your hotel room) during the hottest part of the day. The winters are warm, only the nights can be on the cool side, but night frosts will not occur here.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of rainfall per month
January 19℃ 6℃ 8 3
February 22℃ 8℃ 8 2
March 26℃ 12℃ 9 4
April 32℃ 17℃ 10 5
May 37℃ 23℃ 11 2
June 40℃ 24℃ 12 0
July 42℃ 26℃ 12 0
August 42℃ 25℃ 11 0
September 40℃ 23℃ 11 0
October 34℃ 18℃ 10 1
November 26℃ 13℃ 8 2
December 21℃ 8℃ 8 3

The weather in Buraidah

Here you will find the weather forecast for Buraidah. View the current weather in Buraidah and the forecast for the coming days, such as the temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Buraidah. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Buraidah. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Buraidah? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In January, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 19 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 22 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 12 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 17 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 37 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May at this destination is around 11 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 40 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 24 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 12 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 0 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 42 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 26 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 12 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 0 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in August

In the month of August, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 42 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 25 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 11 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 0 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 40 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 11 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 0 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 34 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 13 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in December

In December, the average maximum temperature in Buraidah is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

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