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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

 
En Afeq Nature Reserve The reserve protects rich waterscapes nourished by numerous spr...
En Prat Nature Reserve The spring of En Prat emerges into a natural rock pool and crea...
Nahal Poleg Nature Reserve Three different marked trails (the short one 90 minutes a...
Nahal Hame’arot Nature Reserve The heart of this Mount Carmel reserve is a cave where ...
Sorek Stalactite Cave Nature Reserve
The Yehudiya Forest Nature Reserve As you hike among the oaks, terebinth and Christ-th...
 

 Accommodations

 
Donagracia Hotel and museum is located in downtown Tiberias and offers 65 rooms furnis...
Hotel in the center of the Hadar neighborhood, opposite the Mashbir department store. I...
The Ein-Gev holiday resort is situated on the eastern shores of the Sea of Galilee and ...
Villa Carmel is a boutique hotel, which offers 15 stylish rooms.
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