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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

 
The winery was established in 2000 and it produces around 170,000 bottles annually. The...
Ski Gilbo'a is a dry ski slopes site, which is located on the northern skopes of Mt. G...
Park with unique desert scenery. Hikes and driving tours among the red granite stones a...
The Jewish town of Korazim flourished at the end of the talmudic period. In the New Tes...
The City of David Archaeological Park encompasses Jerusalem’s earliest remains – from t...
Center for studies of Israel and the region, specializing in Bedouin culture. Museum in...
 

Accommodations

 
A luxury hotel with 300 rooms and suites overlooking the Red Sea and a swimming pool.
Overlooking the desert slopes of the Edom Mountains exactly where the mountains meet th...
HI-Tel-Hai Hostel is perfectly located to offer breathtaking views of the Golan Heights...
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