The pressure in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is predicted to quickly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1020.6 hPa today, which is considered normal.
Weather prediction: Expect gale force weather
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Riyadh is 4.7 hPa, with a low of 1017.8 hPa and a high of 1022.5 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
The barometric pressure in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, generally remains around 1011 millibars. The city experiences two main seasons: a hot summer and a mild winter. During summer, temperatures can soar above 40 degrees Celsius, while in winter, they range from 10 to 25 degrees Celsius.
Riyadh's location in the central part of Saudi Arabia and its surrounding landscape have a significant impact on the city's atmospheric pressure. The city is situated in a desert region, with vast stretches of sand and arid terrain. This lack of moisture in the air results in lower atmospheric pressure compared to coastal areas, where humidity is higher.