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Weather in Israel

Israel enjoys long, warm, dry summers (April-October) and generally mild winters (November-March) with somewhat drier, cooler weather in hilly regions, such as Jerusalem and Safed.

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Climate

Israel enjoys long, warm, dry summers (April-October) and generally mild winters (November-March) with somewhat drier, cooler weather in hilly regions, such as Jerusalem and Safed. Rainfall is relatively heavy in the north and center of the country, with much less in the northern Negev and almost negligible

Regional conditions vary considerably, with humid summers and mild winters on the coast; dry summers and moderately cold winters in the hill regions; hot dry summers and pleasant winters in the Jordan Valley; and year-round semi-desert conditions in the Negev.

 amounts in the southern areas. 

Weather extremes range from occasional winter snowfall in the mountain regions to periodic oppressively hot dry winds that send temperatures soaring, particularly in spring and autumn.

For a table of average annual temperatures - AverageTempIsrael.jpg

For more specific information, contact the Israel Meteorological
Service: click here.​

 

Sites & Attractions

 
In the northwest corner of Israel, on the Israel-Lebanon border, at a point where the M...
A museum campus housing pavilions presenting artifacts from ancient cultures in Israel....
Kibbutz Ein Gedi is the only botanical garden in the world that people live in. More th...
The underwater observatory offers aquariums rich in marine life and coral, as well as s...
A dormant volcano in the northern Golan Heights. The western slope has a relatively new...
The winery was established in 2007 and it produces about 1,500 bottles annually. It is ...
 

Accommodations

 
Near the beach, the hotel's well-designed rooms and suites face the sea. Facilities inc...
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