Sanaa
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Sanaa

The best time to visit Sanaa in Yemen is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Sanaa is 27°C in June and the lowest is 20°C in January.

Sanaa has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Sanaa or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Sanaa weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 20 22 23 23 25 27 26 25 25 23 21 20
Precipitation (mm) 9 17 56 93 57 27 79 101 16 5 11 5



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Sanaa weather

The Sanaa weather for will be 26° till 30° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Sanaa 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
18 may
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26°C
14°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
NE
5
Thursday
19 may
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27°C
15°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
ENE
5
Friday
20 may
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28°C
16°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
ENE
10
Saturday
21 may
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28°C
16°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
ENE
8
Sunday
22 may
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28°C
17°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
NE
11


Climate Sanaa

Sanaa has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Sanaa is 23° degrees and there is about 477 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 177 days a year with an average humidity of 39% and an UV-index of 5.

Sanaa

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 20 22 23 23 25 27 26 25 25 23 21 20
Night temp. (°C) 9 11 13 15 17 18 19 18 16 13 11 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 9 17 56 93 57 27 79 101 16 5 11 5
Days with rain 6 7 18 19 12 11 26 23 8 2 5 4
Dry days 25 21 13 11 19 19 5 8 22 29 25 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 10 10 12 12 12 12 12 11 10 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 5 5 5 5 6 6 5 6 5 5 4 4

Sanaa weather by month

What is the average Sanaa weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Sanaa?

Sanaa is located in Yemen. It lies in a straight line at 3,539 km from Islamabad.

The coordinates of Sanaa are:

  • Latitude: 15.354722
  • Longitude: 44.206667

The GPS coordinates are 15° 21' N, 44° 12' E

How long is the flight to Sanaa?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Sanaa is approximately 4 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Sanaa?

These are the airports closests to Sanaa:

  • Sana'a International Airport (14 km), Sanaa
  • Ta'izz International Airport (186 km), Ta‘izz
  • Aden International Airport (294 km), Aden

How many inhabitants are there in Sanaa?

Sanaa has approximately 2,008,000 inhabitants.

How big is Sanaa?

The area of Sanaa is around 42,260 km².

What is the currency of Sanaa?

In Sanaa the Yemeni rial (YER) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 18 May 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 1.57 Yemeni rial
  • 1 Yemeni rial = 0.64 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 156.67 Yemeni rial
  • 100 Yemeni rial = 63.83 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Sanaa?

The area code to call Sanaa is +967.