Amman Governorate

Amman Governorate, Jordan
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Climate & Best time to visit Amman Governorate

Climate in Jordan:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec

Best time to visit Amman Governorate:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is one of the best times to visit Jordan. The weather is comfortably warm, making it ideal for exploring.
  • The landscapes are adorned with wildflowers, and iconic sites like Petra and Jerash are particularly pleasant to visit during this time.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer in Jordan can be extremely hot, especially in the desert areas like Wadi Rum and the Dead Sea region, with temperatures often soaring above 40°C (104°F).
  • Coastal areas like Aqaba offer relief with sea breezes and water activities, but the interior regions might be challenging due to the heat.

Autumn (September to November):

  • Autumn is another good time to visit Jordan as temperatures begin to cool down after the summer heat.
  • It's an excellent time for exploring historical sites, enjoying outdoor adventures, and hiking in places like Dana Biosphere Reserve.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Jordan is generally mild during the day, but nights can be cold, especially in desert regions.
  • It's a good time for exploring cities like Amman and Jerash and for experiencing the Dead Sea without the intense summer heat.

Money & Prices

Currency in Jordan:

Jordanian dinar (JOD)

How expensive is a trip to Amman Governorate?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
6.46 USD
Fast food meal:
7.34 USD
Mid-range meal:
19.98 USD
Bottle of water:
0.39 USD
Soft drink:
0.53 USD
3.45 USD
Local Beer:
6.47 USD
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.90 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.19 USD
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Jordan general information:

Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type D (Old British 3-pin)
  • Type F (German 2-pin, side clip earth)
  • Type G (British/Irish 3-pin)
  • Type J (Swiss 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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