Thamud, Yemen

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Thamud
Thamud is located in Yemen
Thamud
Thamud
Location in Yemen
Coordinates: 17°18′N 49°55′E / 17.300°N 49.917°E / 17.300; 49.917Coordinates: 17°18′N 49°55′E / 17.300°N 49.917°E / 17.300; 49.917
Country  Yemen
Governorate Hadhramaut Governorate
Time zone Yemen Standard Time (UTC+3)

Thamud (Arabic: ثمود‎) is a town in northeastern Yemen. It is located at around 17°18′0″N 49°55′0″E / 17.30000°N 49.91667°E / 17.30000; 49.91667.

Climate[edit]

Thamud has a hot desert climate (Köppen climate classification: BWh). The average annual temperature is 24.1 °C. The average annual rainfall is 90 mm.

Climate data for Thamud
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 23.4
(74.1)
25.1
(77.2)
28.0
(82.4)
30.8
(87.4)
33.5
(92.3)
35.1
(95.2)
33.8
(92.8)
33.5
(92.3)
32.6
(90.7)
30.2
(86.4)
27.1
(80.8)
24.7
(76.5)
29.82
(85.68)
Daily mean °C (°F) 17.8
(64)
19.5
(67.1)
22.3
(72.1)
25.0
(77)
27.8
(82)
29.2
(84.6)
28.4
(83.1)
28.1
(82.6)
27.1
(80.8)
23.9
(75)
20.9
(69.6)
19.0
(66.2)
24.08
(75.34)
Average low °C (°F) 12.2
(54)
13.9
(57)
16.6
(61.9)
19.2
(66.6)
22.2
(72)
23.4
(74.1)
23.0
(73.4)
22.8
(73)
21.6
(70.9)
17.7
(63.9)
14.7
(58.5)
13.4
(56.1)
18.39
(65.12)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 18
(0.71)
12
(0.47)
15
(0.59)
16
(0.63)
4
(0.16)
0
(0)
0
(0)
1
(0.04)
0
(0)
1
(0.04)
9
(0.35)
14
(0.55)
90
(3.54)
Source: Climate-Data.org[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Climate: Thamud - Climate-Data.org". Retrieved November 2017.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)