With few crowds and comfortable temperatures throughout much of the country, November is a good time to visit Morocco . And travelers interested in the Sahara Desert can expect pleasant, sunny weather and fewer tourists. Check out this monthly guide for the best things to see and do.
The average daily temperature in November hovers around 17°C This average includes a potential low of 11°C and a high of up to 23°C. Regardless of the temperature, travellers can expect to enjoy 11 hours of sunshine.
Marrakech has warm weather all year round as it’s so close to the Sahara Desert. November’s still nice and hot , although it’s cooler than summer, so you’ll like this time if you’d rather avoid the scorching temperatures. Marrakech gets rain because it’s in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.
The best time to visit Morocco is during spring (mid-March to May) or fall (September to October). The weather is warm but pleasant, unlike the cold temperatures and snow of winter, or the scorching heat of summer. The coastal regions can be visited year -round.
Coastal areas are breezy and cool. But when the sun is out, days can still feel very warm. Pairing short-sleeved shirts with warmer sweaters or a light jacket and jeans or slacks is a great way to stay comfortable during the day on the Moroccan coast.
Here is our guide to the ten best destinations for a November trip. New York City. Sean PavoneGetty Images. Riviera Nayarit, Mexico. One&Only Mandarina. Santa Fe, New Mexico. Sean PavoneGetty Images. Charleston, South Carolina. The Ozarks, Missouri. La Romana, Dominican Republic. Palm Springs, California. Oracabessa, Jamaica.
You can expect cooler temperatures and more rain in November compared to summer but it’s still quite warm . The Taurus mountains will shelter you from wind and rain, keeping you warm and dry. The average high in Antalya is 20ºC in November , which is perfectly warm enough to spend the day at the beach.
T-shirts (rather than tank tops) are your safest choice. Some tourists consider tank tops appropriate in Marrakech , and others don’t. Save yourself the trouble of guessing and pack a few lightweight t-shirts! Again, lightweight fabrics like cotton will keep you comfortable and let you breathe in the desert heat.
Moroccans are very loving – in private. It’s very uncommon and frowned on to show a lot of affection in public. Holding hands in Morocco is fine. The more rural you are the more frowned on public displays of affection are.
Marrakech is the fourth-largest city in Morocco, and is one of the country’s major tourist spots. To see it, ideally you’ll want to allocate at least 2- 3 days , although those with less time to spare can still enjoy the experience.
November can be a glorious month to go in search of winter sun . Malta. Max temp: 20C. Tenerife. Max temp: 21C. Los Angeles. Marrakesh. South Australia. Buenos Aires. Florida. Cuba.
Casablanca is the business capital of Morocco, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, with a much more modern and less traditional Moroccan feel. Visitors generally recommend Marrakech over Casablanca for its vibe, colors and smells, history, and tourist-friendly atmosphere (despite some hassles).
While meal prices in Morocco can vary, the average cost of food in Morocco is MAD114 per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Morocco should cost around MAD46 per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner.
During the shoulder seasons (April through May and September through October) you can often find cheaper travel and lodging deals , the crowds are thin and the weather is still relatively warm and dry.