Climate in Abha

The climate of Abha is semi-arid and it is influenced by city's high elevation. However, in stark contrast to a large portion of Saudi Arabia, the climate in Abha is both cooler and wetter. The city is generally mild throughout the year, though it’s noticeably cooler during the “low-sun” season. Abha seldom sees temperatures rise above 35 C during the course of the year. The city averages 600 mm of rainfall annually, with the bulk of the precipitation occurring between June and October