Climate and Weather of As-Suwayda, Syria

As-Suwayda, Syria

The climate of As-Suwayda

As-Suwayda is a mainly Druze community in southwestern Syria. These Druze have settled in Syria, Lebanon, Israel and Jordan. Not much more is known about this mysterious belief than that they call themselves the people of unity and believe in one God. The city was founded in early antiquity by the Nabataeans, an itinerant people in the Middle East. In the old part of the city are the Cathedral of Saint Sergius from the 5th century AD and the Temple of Dionysius. As-Suwayda is not far from the border with Jordan.

According to shopareview, As-Suwayda has a Mediterranean climate, influenced by the Mediterranean Sea, with pleasant summers and relatively mild winters. The winters are a bit harsher here than in the parts of Syria that lie directly on the sea, but real extremes are unlikely to occur here either. Night frosts, as well as sporadic snowfall, should not be ruled out here. The summers are pleasant without getting really hot, but they are very dry. The rainfall is on the low side all year round, only in the winter months there is more precipitation.

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 10℃ 0℃ 5 10
February 12℃ 1℃ 7 9
March 16℃ 3℃ 7 7
April 21℃ 7℃ 9 5
May 26℃ 11℃ 11 3
June 30℃ 14℃ 13 1
July 32℃ 16℃ 13 0
August 32℃ 16℃ 12 0
September 30℃ 13℃ 11 0
October 25℃ 10℃ 9 4
November 18℃ 5℃ 7 5
December 12℃ 1℃ 6 8

The weather in As-Suwayda

Here you will find the weather forecast for As-Suwayda. View the current weather in As-Suwayda and the forecast for the coming days, such as 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 As-Suwayda. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in As-Suwayda. 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 As-Suwayda? 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 the month of January, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 10 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 0 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 12 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 16 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 3 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 7 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 As Suwayda is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in May

In May, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 11 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 3 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 As Suwayda is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 13 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in July

In the month of July, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 16 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 13 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 As Suwayda is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 16 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in 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 September

In the month of September, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 13 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 the month of October, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 25 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 10 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October 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, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in November

In the month of November, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 18 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 5 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 7 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 December

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in As Suwayda is around 12 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

As-Suwayda, Syria