winter in israel

Spring on the Hermon

To catch a glance of the beautiful late spring on the mountain, it is best to join the free guided hikes that the Hermon site organizes between June and August.

The Hellenistic horse figurine found near Tel Acre
Two ancient horse figurines found in north after winter rains

“We were very excited. This is a fascinating and spectacular find!”

Assuta Ashdod University Hospital
Study: Children with skin burns increase during the winter

The most dangerous age for childhood skin burns is from birth to four years old, with one-year-olds being the most susceptible of all.

The coast of the Red Sea from southern Eilat.
Eilat in the winter

Because Israelis aren’t used to going to Eilat this time of year, many hotels are offering great deals.

Mount Kana’im
In the land of nomads, the Negev comes alive in winter

Just an hour-and-a-half drive from Jerusalem, epic hiking, Beduin-style villas at Kfar Hanokdim and a weekend of relaxation await.

Rain in Jerusalem
Storm warning: Keep babies, elderly and chronically ill snug and warm

Stormy weather predictions for this coming weekend have prompted the Health Ministry to issue recommendations on protecting susceptible individuals from cold-related illnesses.

Aerial view of Jerusalem in snow
Weather turns wintry

Carbon monoxide poisoning from the use of kerosene stoves or coal-based heating devices can be lethal.

Beware as Israel's weather turns from summer to winter

Medical teams in the field have been instructed to provide rapid, professional and full emergency medicine services to anyone in need, Magen David Adom said.

An elderly Holocaust survivor enjoys a warm meal thanks to the Association for Immediate Help for Ho
Amid winter weather, NGO rallies to provide food, heating to needy Shoah survivors

The association has now called on the public to assist so that it can expand its assistance to as many in need as possible.

Mt. Hermon
Winter is finally here: Temperatures drop, snowfall on Mt. Hermon

Tonight is predicted to be the coldest night so far this winter season.

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