The pressure in Asmara, Eritrea is predicted to slowly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1015.5 hPa today, which is considered normal.
Weather prediction: Expect more wet and unsettled conditions
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Asmara is 4.2 hPa, with a low of 1013.4 hPa and a high of 1017.6 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
During the different seasons in Asmara, the barometric pressure can vary. In the dry season, from October to April, the pressure tends to be higher, reaching around 1020 millibars. In the wet season, from May to September, the pressure decreases to around 1010 millibars.
Asmara's location at high altitude affects the atmospheric pressure. Situated in the highlands of Eritrea, at approximately 2,400 meters above sea level, the surrounding landscape contributes to lower air pressure. The cool air from the nearby mountains descends into the city, causing the atmospheric pressure to decrease slightly.