Eilat

Eilat, Israel
Photo
by israeltourism from Israel
/ CC BY-SA 2.0
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Eilat

Climate in Eilat:

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
2
2
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
1
2

Best time to visit Eilat:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is considered one of the best times to visit Israel.
  • The weather is pleasantly warm, and the countryside blooms with wildflowers, making it perfect for outdoor activities, exploring historical sites, and enjoying nature.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer in Israel can be hot, especially in the inland areas like Jerusalem and the Dead Sea region, with temperatures often exceeding 30°C (86°F) or more.
  • Coastal areas like Tel Aviv offer a bit of relief with sea breezes, making it a popular time for beachgoers and water activities.

Autumn (September to November):

  • Autumn is another great time to visit Israel as temperatures begin to cool down after the summer heat.
  • It's an ideal time for cultural experiences, exploring ancient sites, and enjoying outdoor adventures without the extreme temperatures.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Israel is mild along the coast but can be colder in Jerusalem and mountainous regions.
  • It's a good time for exploring cities, visiting historical and religious sites, and experiencing various cultural events.

Money & Prices

Currency in Israel:

Israeli new sheqel (ILS)

How expensive is a trip to Eilat?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
19.36 USD
Fast food meal:
14.21 USD
Mid-range meal:
40.32 USD
Bottle of water:
0.89 USD
Soft drink:
2.90 USD
Cappuccino:
3.94 USD
Local Beer:
7.20 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.38 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.42 USD
Accommodation:
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

Israel general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type H (Israeli 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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