Meknes, Morocco

The climate of Meknes

According to bridgat.com, Meknes is one of the four royal cities of Morocco along with Marrakech, Fes and Rabat. Meknes has a continental climate, which is influenced by the Atlas Mountains. The summer months can be quite warm and the winds that blow here can blow warm air from the Sahara here. In contrast, in the winter months, when the daytime mercury hardly ever dips below 15 degrees, nights can sometimes be extremely cold, with temperatures approaching freezing. Because of the many palaces and city gates in the medina, Meknes is also called the Versailles of Morocco.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of precipitation per month
January 16℃ 6℃ 6 9
February 17℃ 7℃ 6 9
March 19℃ 7℃ 7 8
April 20℃ 9℃ 8 8
May 24℃ 12℃ 9 5
June 28℃ 15℃ 10 2
July 33℃ 18℃ 11 0
August 32℃ 18℃ 10 1
September 30℃ 17℃ 9 3
October 25℃ 13℃ 7 6
November 20℃ 9℃ 6 9
December 16℃ 6℃ 6 9

The weather in Meknes

Here you will find the weather forecast for Meknes. View the current weather in Meknes and the forecast for the coming days, such as the temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Meknes. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Meknes. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Meknes? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

January weather

In January, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 16 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

February weather

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 17 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

March weather

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 19 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 20 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 9 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 24 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 12 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 28 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 15 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 33 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 11 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 0 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in August

In the month of August, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 17 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 25 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 13 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 20 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 9 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

December weather

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in Meknes is around 16 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

Meknes, Morocco