From June to September Israel becomes very hot. In the south and desert areas, typical temperatures during the day are 35-42 °C. (95 – 108 °F). In the Center and the north around 30-32 °C (85-90 °F). Certainly not Hiking friendly weather.
Don’t worry. We have got you covered!! If you follow our guidelines you will be able to enjoy a hike in Israel also during the hot summer!!
Don’t hike in desert areas. Danger of dehydration and Heatstroke is life threatening!!
In the north and central areas, limit your self to easier and shorter hikes.
Try to start your hike as early as possible. Idealy at Sunrise.
Drink a lot, use sunscreen and wear a wide hat.
For In-Depth details about Heat Stroke and Dehydration dangers we strongly recommend to read Ariel’s Checklist