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Kuwait City has a hot desert climate.

With daytime temperatures in excess of 45°C (113°F), Kuwait City experiences some of the hottest temperatures on earth in the summer (June to September). June and July also bring strong winds and heavy dust storms that can last for a few days.

Autumn (October to November) is also hot with temperatures hovering around 30°C (86°F). Heavy thunderstorms may occur from time to time, bringing relief.

Winter (December to February) sees temperatures drop quite substantially, hitting between 13°C (55°F) and 20°C (68°F). This is the best time to visit Kuwait City. Between November and February is the camel racing season so come to the At-Atraf Camel Racing Club to enjoy this spectacular. February also sees the month-long Hala Festival roll into town, bringing the city to life with live music, poetry recitals and art.

Spring (end of February to May) is another great time to visit Kuwait City. The temperatures are more bearable and the humidity is less intense.

Guidetype and fpcity weatherwtg_cforecast_table
Weather (day) Temp (max day) Rain (mm) Wind (mph) Humidity Pressure Visibility
Sunday
Sunny
Sunny skies
33
°C
0
5
nnw
0-20%
1002 mb
good
Monday
Sunny
Sunny skies
33
°C
0
5
ne
0-20%
1002 mb
good
Tuesday
Sunny
Sunny skies
33
°C
0
12
ese
0-20%
1002 mb
good
Wednesday
Sunny
Sunny skies
33
°C
0
12
ese
0-20%
1002 mb
good
Thursday
Sunny
Sunny skies
33
°C
0
11
ese
0-20%
1002 mb
good
Friday
Sunny
Sunny skies
33
°C
0
6
wnw
0-20%
1002 mb
good
Saturday
Sunny
Sunny skies
33
°C
0
18
nw
0-20%
1002 mb
good
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Last updated: 2024-05-18 21:15:30
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Symbols indicate the predominant weather for the day in question, calculated based on a weighting of different types of weather. So if a day is forecast to be sunny with the possibility of a brief shower, then we will see a sunny or partly cloudy symbol rather than a rain cloud.
The maximum temperature is the highest temperature forecast between dawn and dusk, and the minimum temperature is the lowest temperature expected from dusk on the day in question to dawn the next day. The temperature is in °C, or Celsius.
Wind speed and direction are the conditions expected at midday. Wind direction is based on a 16 point compass. W, SW, SSW, etc. The wind direction states where the wind originates. Wind speed is listed in MPH or miles per hour.
Humidity levels indicates how much water vapour the air contains compared to the maximum it could contain at that temperature. As a general guide:
  • 0 to 30 is very low
  • 31 to 50 is low
  • 51 to 70 is moderate to low
  • 71 to 80 is moderate
  • 81 to 90 is moderate to high
  • 91 to 100 is high
Pressure is measured in millibars (mb)
Visibility based on whether the human eye can see the following distances:
  • Very poor - less than 1km
  • Poor - between 1km and 4km
  • Moderate - between 4km and 10km
  • Good - between 10km and 20km
  • Very good - between 20km and 40km
  • Excellent - more than 40km
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