Libya
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Libya

The best time to visit Libya is from March until November, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Libya is 33°C in July and the lowest is 17°C in January.

Libya has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Libya or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Libya weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 17 18 21 25 27 31 33 33 32 28 23 18
Precipitation (mm) 23 24 16 5 6 4 0 1 7 19 18 27

Climate data from city: Tripoli




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Libya weather

The Libya weather for will be ° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The Libya weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Tripoli.

5-day weather forecast Libya

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Climate Libya

Libya has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Libya is 25° degrees and there is about 148 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 273 days a year with an average humidity of 53% and an UV-index of 6.

Libya

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 17 18 21 25 27 31 33 33 32 28 23 18
Night temp. (°C) 11 11 14 16 19 23 25 26 25 22 17 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 23 24 16 5 6 4 0 1 7 19 18 27
Days with rain 9 8 9 5 4 2 1 1 5 6 8 11
Dry days 22 20 22 25 27 28 30 30 25 25 22 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 10 10 11 10 10 10 10 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 4 4 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 6 5 4

Climate data from city: Tripoli

Libya weather by month

What is the average Libya weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Libya?

Libya lies in a straight line about 6,702 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Tripoli).

How long is the flight to Libya?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Libya is approximately 9 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Libya?

These are the largest airports in Libya:

How many inhabitants are there in Libya?

Libya has approximately 6,374,616 inhabitants.

How big is Libya?

The area of Libya is around 1,759,540 km². It is 1,5x bigger than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Libya?

The capital of Libya is Tripoli.

What is the currency of Libya?

In Libya the Libyan dinar (LYD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 June 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.087 Libyan dinar
  • 1 Libyan dinar = 11.44 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 8.75 Libyan dinar
  • 100 Libyan dinar = 1,143.64 South African rand

What is the area code of Libya?

The area code to call Libya is +218.