Jericho

Jericho, Palestine
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Climate & Best time to visit Jericho

Climate in Jericho:

Best time to visit Jericho:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a fantastic time to visit Palestine. The weather is mild and pleasant, and nature comes alive with blossoming flowers and green landscapes.
  • It's an ideal time for outdoor activities, exploring historical sites, and enjoying the beautiful scenery.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer in Palestine can be hot, especially in inland areas like Jericho and the Jordan Valley, with temperatures often exceeding 30°C (86°F) or more.
  • Coastal areas like Gaza and cities like Ramallah and Bethlehem offer milder temperatures and sea breezes.

Autumn (September to November):

  • Autumn is another excellent time to visit Palestine when temperatures begin to cool down after the summer heat.
  • It's a good time for cultural explorations, visiting historical and religious sites, and enjoying outdoor activities.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Palestine is relatively mild in coastal regions but can be cooler in inland areas and the higher elevations of Jerusalem and Hebron.
  • It's a suitable time for exploring cities, visiting historical sites, and experiencing local culture without the crowds.

Money & Prices

Currency in Palestine:

Egyptian pound (EGP)

How expensive is a trip to Jericho?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
8.61 USD
Fast food meal:
8.82 USD
Mid-range meal:
19.05 USD
Bottle of water:
0.56 USD
Soft drink:
1.17 USD
Cappuccino:
2.51 USD
Local Beer:
4.32 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.98 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.45 USD
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Palestine 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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