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Weather in Algiers

Calculated from weather data of Houari Boumediene Airport (DAAG) between 2020 and 2024.

Maximum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 16.8 19.1 16.5 16.1 17.5 17.5
February 18.4 18.6 17.0 18.1 20.8 20.6
March 20.3 22.5 20.8 19.0 19.6 20.3
April 21.6 22.1 23.5 19.8 21.3 22.0
May 25.0 23.3 26.6 25.1 27.0
June 29.2 28.5 30.3 28.8 29.3
July 33.0 35.3 31.8 32.1 32.2
August 33.1 32.7 33.2 32.5 33.5
September 30.2 30.3 30.6 30.8 29.3
October 26.8 28.1 30.0 25.6 25.6
November 21.3 22.6 22.8 18.3 22.8
December 18.5 18.6 21.0 18.0 17.8
Average 24.0 20.6 24.8 25.1 24.2 24.8

26th highest temperature of Algeria

Average highest temperature per day

The maximum temperature is typically observed some hours after noon.

Minimum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 5.6 8 6 4 7 5
February 6.5 9 6 6 9 6
March 8.7 9 8 11 8 10
April 10.3 11 9 11 11 12
May 13.2 14 14 14 14
June 17.4 18 19 18 16
July 21.2 24 22 21 20
August 21.4 21 21 23 21
September 19.2 20 21 21 17
October 14.3 17 17 14 12
November 10.7 11 12 12 12
December 7.6 8 11 7 8
Average 12.5 9.0 13.5 13.9 13.7 12.7

11th lowest temperature of Algeria

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Cold and hot days

Number of days 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
30 °C or warmer 3 84 101 70 78
25 °C or warmer 16 160 176 158 167
20 °C or warmer 54 253 238 244 263
0 °C or colder 0 0 0 0 0

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 5.6 4 8 3 5 3
February 4.4 10 8 2 4 0
March 5.4 3 3 9 2 5
April 4.4 1 0 10 4 11
May 2.7 8 2 1 1
June 0.7 3 1 1 0
July 0.0 0 0 0 0
August 0.3 1 1 1 0
September 0.9 2 1 1 1
October 1.9 1 0 0 3
November 8.3 3 4 19 5
December 5.1 6 4 3 8
Average 3.2 4.0 3.2 2.8 2.9 2.8

Precipitation during daylight period

Percentage of observations with observed rain, drizzle, snow or hail. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Wind speed (km/h)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 12.2 12 14 11 14 9
February 13.7 16 13 13 15 12
March 15.0 15 14 15 13 17
April 15.2 15 16 16 15 15
May 14.4 16 12 15 15
June 14.5 13 14 17 15
July 14.2 13 15 14 15
August 14.7 14 16 14 15
September 14.1 13 15 15 15
October 12.3 14 10 14 12
November 13.9 15 15 16 10
December 12.0 11 13 13 13
Average 14.0 14.5 13.9 13.7 14.5 13.8

17th highest wind speed of Algeria

Average wind speed

Excluding wind gusts. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Prevailing wind direction

Month 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January W W NW W W
February W N N NW N
March W NW S NE N
April N N NW N N
May N N N NE
June NE N N N
July N NE N NE
August NE NE N NE
September NE N NE NE
October NW N N NW
November NW W W N
December W SW W W

Prevailing wind direction

Average wind direction, weighed by wind speed. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Algiers weather Q&A

What is the warmest month in Algiers?

The warmest month is August with an average temperature of 33 °C over the past years.

What is the coldest month in Algiers?

The coldest month is January with an average daytime temperature of 17 °C in the past few years.

Which month is the wettest in Algiers?

Chance of precipitation is the highest in November with a probability of around 8.4 %.

Which month is the driest in Algiers?

The least rainfall and snow can be expected in July. The probability is about 0.0 %.