Jericho, Palestinian territories: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Jericho, Palestinian territories? If you're planning to go to Jericho, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Jericho, Palestinian territories

Based on the climate and weather in Jericho, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Jericho, Palestinian territories

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Jericho, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Jericho, Palestinian territories by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Jericho is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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February

In February, Jericho is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Jericho, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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March

March in Jericho is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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April

If you are traveling to Jericho in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very hazy. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

If you vacation in Jericho during May, you are likely to find that it is hot, very hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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June

If you are traveling to Jericho in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

Traveling to Jericho in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

August is consistently hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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September

If you go to Jericho in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

October here is pretty consistently hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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November

November for Jericho is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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December

December in Jericho can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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Activities for Jericho, Palestinian territories

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Jericho.

Synagogues may enforce dress requirements. At Shalom al Yisrael Synagogue Mosaic Floor:

If you go to Quruntal, you will do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet

If you plan go to a monastery, like Monastery of Gerasimus of the Jordan, take the following:

Castle hopping? For Hisham's Palace, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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