Dead Sea Water Temperature

The Dead Sea, otherwise known as the Salt Sea, is a lake which borders Jordan and Israel and at 432 meters below sea level is the lowest place on Earth.


It also contains one of the highest amounts of salt in any body of water in the world with nearly nine times as much salt as in an ocean. Consequently life in the Dead Sea cannot survive which affords it its name.

Dead Sea is a village close to dead sea. hot desert climate would be the climate here. August is the month with the highest water temperature at 89.4°F / 31.9°C. The month with the lowest is February with an average water temperature of 61°F / 16.1°C. The avg. air temperature is around 88.7°F / 31.5°C, August is the month with the highest temperature. January is the coolest with 62.1°F / 16.7°C average air temperature. January is the month with the min. precipitation of 0in / 0mm and December with the max. precipitation in a year with 0.1in / 2.8mm. If you plan to visit this place, the month May, October, November, June, July, August, September would be the best time.

Dead Sea Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature /
Warmest Month Water Temperature: August with 89.4°F / 31.9°C
Coldest Month Water Temperature: February with 61°F / 16.1°C
Warmest Month Air Temperature: August with 88.7°F / 31.5°C
Coldest Month Air Temperature: January with 62.1°F / 16.7°C
Wettest Month: December with 0.1in / 2.8mm
Driest Month: January with 0in / 0mm
Highest Humidity January with 66.4%
Lowest Humidity June with 51.7%
Best Time to Visit: May, October, November, June, July, August, September
Climate Classification hot desert climate

Dead Sea water temperature by month

dead sea water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°C)

ø. Water

Temperature (°C)

Min. Water

Temperature (°C)

January

17.3 16.6 16.1

February

16.7 16.3 16.1

March

19.1 17.6 16.4

April

23 20.6 18.5

May

27.2 24.6 22

June

30.2 28 25.9

July

31.9 30.2 28.4

August

32 30.9 29.7

September

31.6 29.4 27.6

October

29.2 26.8 24.3

November

25.2 22.7 20.3

December

20.7 18.5 17

dead sea water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°F)

ø. Water

Temperature (°F)

Min. Water

Temperature (°F)

January

63.1 61.9 61

February

62.1 61.3 61

March

66.4 63.7 61.5

April

73.4 69.1 65.3

May

81 76.3 71.6

June

86.4 82.4 78.6

July

89.4 86.4 83.1

August

89.6 87.6 85.5

September

88.9 84.9 81.7

October

84.6 80.2 75.7

November

77.4 72.9 68.5

December

69.3 65.3 62.6

August is the month with the warmest water temperature at 89.4°F / 31.9°C. The month with the coldest is February with an average water temperature of 61°F / 16.1°C.

It is possible to visit the Dead Sea as a day trip from Eilat, Tel Aviv or Jerusalem if you are staying in Israel. A bicycle ride along Highway 90 from Jerusalem is a pleasant scenic route or alternatively Israeli bus company Egged run daily services from Eilat (line 444), Tel Aviv (line 421), Jerusalem (lines 486 and 487) and Beersheva and Arad (line 384). Taxi services also provide access to the lake.


Dead Sea weather today & 14-day weather forecast

Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Jan. 19
Overcast clouds
59 °C
58°C
15 °C
14°C
3mph (5km/h)
west
0in (0mm)
10 %
52%
Jan. 20
Broken clouds
58 °C
51°C
14 °C
11°C
2mph (4km/h)
west
0in (2mm)
65 %
59%
Jan. 21
Scattered clouds
58 °C
49°C
15 °C
10°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
20 %
62%
Jan. 22
Few clouds
63 °C
51°C
17 °C
11°C
3mph (5km/h)
south
0in (0mm)
0 %
38%
Jan. 23
Few clouds
56 °C
43°C
13 °C
6°C
3mph (4km/h)
northeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
29%
Jan. 24
Scattered clouds
60 °C
45°C
16 °C
7°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
30%
Jan. 25
Clear Sky
62 °C
44°C
16 °C
7°C
0mph (1km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
44%
Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Jan. 26
Scattered clouds
62 °C
46°C
17 °C
8°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
47%
Jan. 27
Broken clouds
54 °C
47°C
12 °C
8°C
2mph (4km/h)
southwest
0in (0mm)
15 %
53%
Jan. 28
Broken clouds
53 °C
47°C
11 °C
9°C
4mph (6km/h)
west
0in (1mm)
45 %
73%
Jan. 29
Few clouds
58 °C
46°C
14 °C
8°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
15 %
79%
Jan. 30
Broken clouds
60 °C
46°C
16 °C
8°C
1mph (1km/h)
north-northwest
0in (1mm)
45 %
82%
Jan. 31
Clear Sky
58 °C
50°C
15 °C
10°C
2mph (3km/h)
north-northeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
62%
Feb. 01
Clear Sky
65 °C
52°C
18 °C
11°C
2mph (3km/h)
north-northeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
41%
Feb. 02
Clear Sky
68 °C
52°C
20 °C
11°C
2mph (3km/h)
north-northeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
36%
Feb. 03
Scattered clouds
71 °C
50°C
22 °C
10°C
1mph (2km/h)
west-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
36%

Dead Sea weather by month / climate table

Max.

Temperature

°C

ø.

Temperature

°C

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

19.2 16.7 13.9 0 0 66.4%

February

20.5 17.4 14.6 0 0 66.1%

March

24 19.6 15.8 0 0 61.6%

April

29 22.9 18.5 0 0 55.9%

May

32.4 26.7 21.3 0 0 52.6%

June

34.7 29.5 24.5 0 0 51.7%

July

36.3 31.3 26.5 0 0 51.8%

August

36.5 31.5 27.3 0 0 54.1%

September

34.8 29.7 25.5 0 0 56.4%

October

32.6 27.3 22.2 0 0 58.2%

November

27.4 22.9 18.5 0 0 58.7%

December

22.3 18.5 14.9 2.8 0 64%

Max.

Temperature

°F

ø.

Temperature

°F

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(in)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

66.6 62.1 57 0 0 66.4%

February

68.9 63.3 58.3 0 0 66.1%

March

75.2 67.3 60.4 0 0 61.6%

April

84.2 73.2 65.3 0 0 55.9%

May

90.3 80.1 70.3 0 0 52.6%

June

94.5 85.1 76.1 0 0 51.7%

July

97.3 88.3 79.7 0 0 51.8%

August

97.7 88.7 81.1 0 0 54.1%

September

94.6 85.5 77.9 0 0 56.4%

October

90.7 81.1 72 0 0 58.2%

November

81.3 73.2 65.3 0 0 58.7%

December

72.1 65.3 58.8 0.1 0 64%
January is the month with the lowest rain of 0in / 0mm and December with the highest precipitation in a year with 0.1in / 2.8mm. The avg. temperature is around 88.7°F / 31.5°C, August is the month with the highest temperature. January is the coolest with 62.1°F / 16.7°C average temperature.

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