Being the oasis town in central Algeria, Ain Salah experience hot desert climate with extremely hot long summers and mild short winters with rainfall. For travelers who are new to this city, it becomes difficult for them to decide as to when is the best time to visit Ain Salah. So, let’s check out the climate chart of this town first:
Summer (May to September): In summer, the temperature rises above 40 degree Celsius, especially in July when the temperature is at its peak. On the other hand, the precipitation is at its lower level. So, expect dry weather in this season.
Autumn (October to November): During this season, the temperature becomes slightly cooler than summer. With pleasant temperature and cool nights, it becomes easier for travelers to explore the city. Hence, this off-season can be considered as the ideal time to visit Ain Salah.
Winter (December to February): Winters in this region of Algeria are slightly milder in nature than the usual winter happens to be. During day hours, the temperature stays around 20 degree Celsius. However, the nights are quite cold. Expect frost along with slight rainfall in this season. Hence, carrying an umbrella is highly recommended. In spite of all these drawbacks, winter is considered as the peak season to visit Ain- Salah.
Spring (March to April): Though the early half of spring stays cold, but the latter half becomes warm with a raise in temperature. So, expect warmer weather during day hours and slightly cooler weather during night hours.
Thus, the best time to visit Ain Salah is spring and autumn as you get mixer of both warm and cool temperature at the same time.
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