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Weather Of Saudi Arabia

Overall the climate of the country of Saudi Arabia is almost the same. In the majority of the country, the weather is similar to that of a desert’s weather and this situation remains the same in almost all parts of the country. The overall temperature remains extremely hot during most part of the year and it is also reported that at times the temperature has gone 60-degree centigrade. However, this figure is not officially confirmed but several claims have been made by various individuals and organizations in which they mentioned that the Temperature of Saudi Arabia has gone above 60-degree centigrade.

But there are parts of the country where the situation is different in terms of weather as compared to that of the rest of the country. One such part is the province of Asim which is situated on the along the western coast. The weather of this area of Saudi Arabia clearly differs from the various other parts of the country. The overall weather of Saudi Arabia is hot and dry. There is intense heat in most part of the year and the winter is relatively short. Especially, during the daytime, temperature rises up to extremely high level but at night, an abrupt drop in the temperature is observed and it is not that much hot at night as compared to the temperature at night. But during the day night, the temperature is so hot, especially during the summer season, that it becomes extremely difficult to walk in the sunlight for even a few minutes. People get extremely exhausted very easily within a very short period of time if they remain exposed to the sunlight even for a very short span of time and special care is required to be taken in order to protect you from the adverse of heat and increased temperature.

Winter Season at Saudi Arabia

During the winter season, the temperature often up to zero degrees centigrade but the most part of the winter season remains dry and cold winds keep on blowing often at high speed making the atmosphere even colder. Although the country is mainly known for its hot season as far the weather of Saudi Arabia is concerned, but during the winter season, reasonable drop in the temperature is observed and people have to use heavy jackets and warm clothes in order to protect themselves from any issue or disease that can be caused as a result of intensely cold weather. But it is also a fact that the winter season in Saudi Arabia lasts for a lesser time as compared to the summer season, especially most of the days remain very hot, although, several cold nights are there even at the start and the end of the winter season.

Clothing during Various Seasons

As mentioned earlier, the summer season is observed during most part of the year in Saudi Arabia and as a result light clothes are usually used during most of the time. However, during the winter season, the reasonably cold weather is observed resulting in the use of heavy and warm clothes. Not much rain is there and therefore, rainwear is not that frequently used.