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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

 
Ha-Makhtesh Ha-Katan (The Small Crater), Makhtesh Khatsera, the most perfect of the Neg...
Nahal Amud Nature Reserve You’ll find a year-round flowing stream, wading pool, orchar...
Ha-Makhtesh Ha-Gadol (The Big Crater), a crater formed in the Negev mountain area as pa...
Situated on the banks of the biblical Be’er-Sheva River, at the gates of the Old City, ...
Old Cemetery in Tel Aviv on Trumpeldor Street A stroll through the approximately 5...
"Snuba" Diving Trips is a club that offers underwater experiences for all, including p...
 

Accommodations

 
On Moshav Takuma in the western Negev desert, in a magical religious atmosphere amongst...
​Yehelim Hotel in Arad offers you an answer to all your questions. About 25 minutes dri...
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