Salalah, Oman
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Climate & Best time to visit Salalah

Climate in Salalah:

Best time to visit Salalah:

Winter (November to March):

  • Winter is considered the peak tourist season in Oman due to its pleasant weather.
  • Temperatures are mild and comfortable, especially in coastal areas like Muscat and Salalah, making it perfect for outdoor activities and sightseeing.

Spring (March to April):

  • Spring is another favorable time to visit Oman when temperatures begin to rise, but it's still pleasant for exploring the country.
  • It's a good time for cultural experiences, visiting historical sites, and enjoying nature before the extreme heat of summer.

Summer (May to September):

  • Summer in Oman can be scorching hot, especially in inland regions and the desert, with temperatures often exceeding 40°C (104°F) or more.
  • Coastal areas, like Salalah, experience a monsoon season called the Khareef, offering cooler temperatures and lush green landscapes, making it a unique time to visit.

Autumn (October to November):

  • Autumn marks the end of the Khareef season in Salalah, and temperatures start to become more comfortable in other parts of Oman.
  • It's a transitional period before the cooler winter months, suitable for outdoor activities and exploring the country.

Money & Prices

Currency in Oman:

Omani rial (OMR)

How expensive is a trip to Salalah?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
8.29 USD
Fast food meal:
12.36 USD
Mid-range meal:
9.37 USD
Bottle of water:
0.38 USD
Soft drink:
0.75 USD
2.68 USD
Local Beer:
8.67 USD
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.33 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.29 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

Oman general information:

Voltage: 240 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Type G (British/Irish 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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