Best Time To Visit Mashhad
All travelers believe that the destination’s weather forecast is one of the most important before trip tips and helps to pack for the journey efficiently. Also, to arrange the day by day tour plan, you should know the days’ duration in your destination. Consequently, as Mashhad is one of the must-visit cities in the land of Persia, the information about Mashhad weather is very useful for all travelers to Iran. Also if you want to get more information about Iran weather and climate and find the answers to frequently asked questions about this issue, you can take a look at Iran Weather Page.
When to Go Mashhad
Spring in Mashhad
The best time to visit Mashhad is from early April till mid-June which during this time, spring reaches its peak of beauty. Accordingly, during this time, Mashhad weather is delightful, and its gardens, Park and the countryside are full of green trees and colourful flowers. Moreover, in this period, neither the bustle of Nowruz (about March 20th till April 1st or further) nor the unbearable summer heat will bother you.
Finally, there are many recreational sites and villages around Mashhad such as Shandiz and Torqabeh that present scenic landscapes and are usually more beautiful during spring.
Autumn in Mashhad
Notably, Mashhad weather is mild from early September till the end of October. The fallen yellow leaves of the trees and the colourful and warm atmosphere of the gardens make your Mashhad trip memorable in Autumn. Consequently, some believe that Autumn is the best time to visit Mashhad, which in addition to being beautiful, is not crowded.
Winter in Mashhad
Although Mashhad is very dry and cold during winter, it is heaven for ski lovers in this season. Therefore, you can enjoy skiing in Shirbad Ski Resort located in the mountains near Mashhad from January till March.
Summer in Mashhad
As summer is hot and dry in Mashhad, July and August are the least preferred months by foreign tourists. On the contrary, as Iran school holiday is during summer, Mashhad is full of Iranian travellers and the tourist attractions are very crowded in this season.
Mashhad Climate in Detail
Here you can find precise details on Mashhad Climate. In short, the annual average temperature in Mashhad is about 14.4°C. In this regard, the warmest month of the year is July with an average temperature of 27.2°C. While the coldest month is January, with an average temperature of -0.6°C. Besides, Mashhad Annual Average Length of Day is 12:36 hours.
Finally, for more information about annual temperature, rainfall rate, and average sunset and sunrise times in different months, you can take a look at the charts in the below tabs.