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Salalah, Dhofar Climate & Temperature

Salalah, Dhofar Climate Graph
  • Salalah, Dhofar, Oman is at 17°2'N, 54°6'E, 23 m (75 ft). See map.
  • Salalah, Dhofar has a subtropical desert / low-latitude arid hot climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: BWh)
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Salalah, Dhofar is situated in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 26 degrees Celsius (78.8 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 131 mm (5.2 inches) which is equivalent to 131 Litres/m² (3.21 Gallons/ft²).
  • If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Salalah, Dhofar you would come out nearest to the climate station at Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands where you would find a Tropical wet climate.
Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 28 (82) 28 (82) 30 (86) 32 (89) 32 (90) 32 (89) 28 (83) 27 (81) 29 (84) 31 (87) 31 (87) 29 (84) 30 (85)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 23 (73) 24 (75) 26 (78) 28 (82) 29 (84) 29 (84) 26 (80) 25 (77) 26 (79) 26 (79) 26 (79) 24 (75) 26 (79)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 18 (64) 19 (67) 21 (70) 23 (74) 26 (78) 27 (80) 24 (76) 23 (74) 23 (74) 22 (71) 20 (69) 19 (66) 22 (72)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 2 (0) 7 (0) 6 (0) 20 (1) 17 (1) 11 (0) 25 (1) 25 (1) 4 (0) 4 (0) 10 (0) 1 (0) 131 (5)
rain days iconNumber of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (3%) 11 (35%) 11 (35%) 1 (3%) 1 (3%) 0 (0%) 1 (3%)   26 (7%)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day 11:13 11:33 12:00 12:30 12:54 13:06 13:01 12:40 12:12 11:42 11:18 11:06   12:00
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 53 62.2 73.1 84.8 86.7 83.6 86.3 85 73.6 62 52.9 49.5   71.1

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