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Wadi Al Dawasir (Arabic: وادي الدواسر‎) is a town in Najd, Saudi Arabia, in the Dawasir valley. The town is the homeland of the tribe of Al-Dawasir.

Wadi Al Dawasir

وادي الدواسر
Wadi Al Dawasir is located in Saudi Arabia
Wadi Al Dawasir
Wadi Al Dawasir
Location in Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
Coordinates: 20°27′52″N 044°47′14″E / 20.46444°N 44.78722°E / 20.46444; 44.78722Coordinates: 20°27′52″N 044°47′14″E / 20.46444°N 44.78722°E / 20.46444; 44.78722
Country Saudi Arabia
ProvinceRiyadh
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total106,152

The municipality had a population of 106,152 at the 2010 Census.[1] It is divided into three main neighborhoods, Alnowaima and Alkhamaseen and Allidam.

ClimateEdit

Wadi ad-Dawasir has a hot desert climate (Köppen climate classification BWh).

Climate data for Wadi Al Dawasir (1985–2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 35.8
(96.4)
38.0
(100.4)
42.0
(107.6)
43.0
(109.4)
47.0
(116.6)
48.0
(118.4)
54.0
(129.2)
47.0
(116.6)
46.0
(114.8)
42.0
(107.6)
45.2
(113.4)
34.0
(93.2)
54.0
(129.2)
Average high °C (°F) 24.8
(76.6)
28.5
(83.3)
32.3
(90.1)
37.1
(98.8)
41.4
(106.5)
43.7
(110.7)
44.3
(111.7)
44.2
(111.6)
39.8
(103.6)
34.9
(94.8)
31.0
(87.8)
26.3
(79.3)
35.7
(96.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 17.5
(63.5)
20.9
(69.6)
24.9
(76.8)
29.8
(85.6)
34.2
(93.6)
35.8
(96.4)
36.9
(98.4)
36.8
(98.2)
32.2
(90.0)
27.1
(80.8)
23.2
(73.8)
18.8
(65.8)
28.2
(82.8)
Average low °C (°F) 9.4
(48.9)
12.2
(54.0)
16.1
(61.0)
20.9
(69.6)
24.8
(76.6)
25.7
(78.3)
27.2
(81.0)
27.1
(80.8)
22.9
(73.2)
18.0
(64.4)
14.7
(58.5)
10.5
(50.9)
19.1
(66.4)
Record low °C (°F) −2.0
(28.4)
2.0
(35.6)
6.0
(42.8)
14.0
(57.2)
17.5
(63.5)
18.0
(64.4)
21.0
(69.8)
18.3
(64.9)
15.8
(60.4)
10.0
(50.0)
5.0
(41.0)
2.0
(35.6)
−2.0
(28.4)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 1.9
(0.07)
0.6
(0.02)
6.4
(0.25)
9.5
(0.37)
2.2
(0.09)
0.0
(0.0)
0.1
(0.00)
3.3
(0.13)
1.6
(0.06)
0.7
(0.03)
0.9
(0.04)
2.9
(0.11)
30.1
(1.17)
Average rainy days (≥ 0.1 mm) 1.5 0.8 3.9 4.2 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.4 14
Average relative humidity (%) 46 35 31 27 19 14 15 16 19 26 36 45 27
Source: Jeddah Regional Climate Center[2]


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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Saudi Arabia: Wadi Addawasir". Geohive. Archived from the original on 2013-08-28.
  2. ^ "Climate Data for Saudi Arabia". Jeddah Regional Climate Center. Retrieved March 27, 2016.