Weather in Jericho. Actual conditions and forecast

Map of wind conditions for Jericho area

Map of Jericho temperature forecast

1. You can zoom in to Jericho using the '+' button, or check temperatures around the globe by the '-' button.
2. Besides this, you can grab the map by your mouse button and move it to see the temperature in other regions.
This temperature map is centered around Jericho. The map is real-time and interactive.

Rain forecast for Jericho area

1. Using the control panel above this map, you can check the rain forecast for Jericho for any period within next 10 days.
2. Via the top control panel, you can check the following weather parameters: Temperature, Cloud cover, Precipitation, Wind and Pressure.
This precipitation forecast map is centered around Jericho. The map is also real-time and interactive.
More to see in Jericho
Tourists interested in visiting one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world should visit Jericho. This is a Palestinian city on the bank of the Jordan River. The area, where the city is situated, is a desert. As the Dead Sea is situated twelve kilometers from the settlement, the area has unusual climatic conditions. It is possible to see how summer heat miraculously co-exists with a refreshing sea breeze. Jericho is mentioned in the Bible a number of times. The holy book calls it “a city of palm trees”. There is one more interesting fact about Jericho that differs it from other settlements – the city is situated more than 250 meters below the sea level. First settlers on the land of Palestinian Jericho came here more than ten thousand years ago. However, first mentions of this place date back to 15 BC. This is what we can learn from the Bible. No one clearly knows the exact translation or meaning of the name “Jericho”. There are three major versions – “fragrant”, “moon”, and “the city of palm trees”. The Holy Scripture uses the last variant. Joshua was the first leader who captured the city. In his book, he described the siege of the settlement by the Israeli army in detail. The city turned into ruins, and Hiel of Bethel could restore it only in 870 BC. During the Roman period, Mark Antony gave Jericho to Cleopatra as a gift but Augustus returned it to Herod the Great. At that time, the first winter palace appeared in the city. … Read further

Jericho guide chapters

Jericho sightseeing

In addition to historic landmarks, Jericho is famous for its citrus gardens. When taking a walk in the city, it is easy to notice that citrus trees create small oases in the endless desert. As it was mentioned above, there is a theory that Jericho means “the city of palm trees”. It is not hard to see that this name describes the city precisely. Simply visit one of the citrus gardens where it is possible to see … Open

Weather in the region of Jericho

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