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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

 
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Beit She’arim, near Tivon southeast of Haifa, was once the headquarters of the Sanhedri...
The Beit Alfa sixth-century synagogue mosaic features colorful folk-art style depiction...
Avdat , now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was founded by Nabatean traders, who made it ...
Abu Ghosh is a picturesque village of 5,000, just a few minutes’ drive west of Jerusale...
 

Accommodations

 
The Bnei Dan Guest House is situated in northern Tel Aviv next to the Yarkon River and ...
The Eilat Hostel is located right on the beachfront, close to the center of town and to...
The hotel faces the marina and offers a variety of rooms of various standards, some wit...
Old family hotel overlooking Lake Kineret, the Golan Heights and Mt. Hermon. Guests hav...
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