Oman : Reading list

You can start getting into the country you are visiting before you go away by doing some background reading. Many hotels and camps have reference books for

Oman : Climate information

The months between May and August are particularly hot. The climate is best from September through to April. Rainfall varies according to the region. During the period June to September there is a light monsoon rain in Salalah which helps lower temperatures.

These weather charts are to be used as a guide only. Weather patterns around the world have become unpredictable in the past few years so we cannot guarantee the weather following its usual seasonal patterns.

your enjoyment and interest, but you may want to do some reading in advance and the following list provides a few suggestions.

Travel Guides

  • Maverick Guide to Oman (Maverick Guides (2000))
  • The Bradt Travel Guide Oman
  • Oman Trekking Explorer

Biographies, novels and other interesting reading

  • Sultan in Oman, Jan Morris


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