Climate and Weather of Hermel, Lebanon

The climate of Hermel

According to BRIDGAT, Hermel is located in the northeast of Lebanon, in the district of the same name. Hermel is located in the Beqaa Valley on the Orontes River. Hermel is located at the foothills west of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains, which form the border between Lebanon and Syria. In the mountains near Hermel is a carved monastery, but the place is best known for the pyramid of Hermel, which is also known as the pyramid of God. Hermel has a moderate Mediterranean climate, influenced by both the Mediterranean Sea and the Anti-Lebanon Mountains. In practice this means that the winters are somewhat colder and wetter and the temperatures slightly lower in the summer. Due to its location at the foot of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains, Hermel has considerably more precipitation in the winter months than the rest of the country. In the coldest winter months, night frost is no exception here. However, the summer months are just as dry as in the rest of Lebanon.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month
January 8℃ -1℃ 5 15
February 10℃ 0℃ 6 13
March 13℃ 2℃ 7 12
April 18℃ 6℃ 8 9
May 23℃ 9℃ 10 6
June 27℃ 12℃ 12 3
July 29℃ 14℃ 12 1
August 29℃ 14℃ 12 1
September 27℃ 12℃ 10 1
October 22℃ 9℃ 8 6
November 15℃ 4℃ 6 9
December 9℃ 1℃ 5 13

The weather in Hermel

Here you will find the weather forecast for Hermel. View the current weather in Hermel and the forecast for the coming days, such as temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Hermel. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Hermel. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Hermel? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In January, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 8 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is -1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 15 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in February

In February, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 10 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 0 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 13 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 2 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 12 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 18 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 23 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 9 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 27 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 12 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 12 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 12 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in August

In August, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 12 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 27 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 12 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 22 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 9 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 15 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 4 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in December

In December, the average maximum temperature in Hermel is around 9 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

Hermel, Lebanon