Dahlak-Kebir weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Dahlak-Kebir

The best time to visit in Dahlak-Kebir in Eritrea 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 Dahlak-Kebir is 31°C in June and the lowest is 23°C in December.

Dahlak-Kebir has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Dahlak-Kebir 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 weather Dahlak-Kebir by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 24 26 27 29 30 31 29 28 30 27 25 23
Precipitation (mm) 9 16 35 41 34 30 111 101 24 36 38 8

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14 day weather forecast Dahlak-Kebir

The weather for in Dahlak-Kebir will be 36° till 33° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
30°
33° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 10
Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 11
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 8
Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 10
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 11
Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 11

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 7 m/s 6
Thursday 30 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
30°
33° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 10
Friday 1 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
30°
33° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 10
Saturday 2 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
30°
33° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Sunday 3 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
31°
33° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Monday 4 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
30°
33° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Tuesday 5 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
30°
33° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4

Climate Dahlak-Kebir

Dahlak-Kebir has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Dahlak-Kebir is 27° degrees and there is about 483 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 185 days a year with an average humidity of 51% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Dahlak-Kebir

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 24 26 27 29 30 31 29 28 30 27 25 23
Night temp. (°C) 14 15 17 19 20 21 21 21 19 17 16 14
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 9 16 35 41 34 30 111 101 24 36 38 8
Days with rain 5 5 12 13 9 9 26 24 8 7 8 6
Dry days 26 23 19 17 22 21 5 7 22 24 22 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 10 10 10 12 12 10 10 10 9 7 8
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 5 6 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 6 5 5

Dahlak-Kebir weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Dahlak-Kebir?

Dahlak-Kebir is located in Eritrea. It lies in a straight line at 8,632 km from Manila.

The coordinates of Dahlak-Kebir are:

  • Latitude: 15.615151
  • Longitude: 40.016618

The GPS coordinates are 15° 36' N, 40° 0' E

How long is the flight to Dahlak-Kebir?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Dahlak-Kebir is approximately 12 hours.

What are the nearest airports to Dahlak-Kebir?

These are the airports closests to Dahlak-Kebir:

  • Massawa International Airport (69 km) – Massawa
  • Asmara International Airport (124 km) – Asmara

How big is Dahlak-Kebir?

The area of Dahlak-Kebir is around 5 km².

What is the currency of Dahlak-Kebir?

In Dahlak-Kebir the Eritrean nakfa (ERN) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 Eritrean nakfa = 0.31 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 3.22 Eritrean nakfa
  • 10 Eritrean nakfa = 3.11 Philippine piso
  • 10 Philippine piso = 32.19 Eritrean nakfa
  • 100 Eritrean nakfa = 31.06 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 321.94 Eritrean nakfa

What is the area code of Dahlak-Kebir?

The area code to call Dahlak-Kebir is +291.