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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

 
Museum depicting how Hagana members were trained for positions of command, and illustra...
The winery was established in 1999 and it produces around 16,000 bottles annually. The ...
During the springtime snowmelt, many sports are available on the Jordan River, from cal...
In the heart of a neighborhood in downtown Jerusalem, the largest open market in Israel...
The winery was established in 2002 and it produces around 3,000 bottles annually. The w...
The Ben Yehuda pedestrian mall is a microcosm of the multifaceted city of Jerusalem. A ...
 

Accommodations

 
HI-Tel-Hai Hostel is perfectly located to offer breathtaking views of the Golan Heights...
The renovated hotel has parquet floors, transparent walls in the lobby, and a gourmet r...
Rooms in the 18-storey Holiday Inn Crown Plaza face the sea, and there is direct access...
The HI-Agron Guest House Hostel is situated in the heart of the Jerusalem and as such i...
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