Weather in Morocco

There are several reasons for the growing popularity of Morocco as a shooting location and Moroccan weather is undoubtedly one of the most prominent. With an high average daily sunshine in the most wanted shooting locations all round the year; Morocco gives a filmmaker the advantage of shooting in Morocco any time of the year. A little information about Moroccan weather will go a long way in ensuring a completely mesmerizing shooting experience.

Summer season in Morocco: Weather can be a bit on the hot side in the peak summer months in Marrakesh, Fez, and the Saharan regions. Coastal and Atlas regions experience a cool and moderate weather in this season.

Winter season in Morocco: Winters are gentle in Morocco with the exception of the Atlas and the Saharan regions. The higher regions of Atlas receive heavy snowfall in the winters; regions of the Sahara Desert also tend to be quite cold in the winter season. Cities on the Atlantic coast – Casablanca, Essaouira, Tangier remain a little cooler in the winters as compared to the cities on the Mediterranean coasts, which are warm and intimate all year round.

Rainfall in Morocco: There is practically no rainfall in the Saharan regions; however, it does rain on the Atlantic coastal regions in the winters, with rainfall exceeding 400 mm in Casablanca and above. The rainfall gradually decreases towards south. At Agadir the rainfall decreases to over 200 mm in winter.

Spring and autumn seasons are the best seasons for visiting Morocco; however the most sought after shooting locations like Marrakech, Ouarzazate, Erfoud, and Merzouga are great all year round receiving an annual average sunshine of more than eight hours a day.

We will not only suggest you the best time for shooting in Morocco, but will also assist you with all your shooting needs. From arranging film permits, helping in custom clearance, finding locations, arranging state-of-the-art equipment, appropriate props and costumes, helping in casting, arranging experienced crew members, to taking care of all your transportation, catering and accommodation needs. We will do everything to make your shooting experience in Morocco memorable. Please select a city of your choice from the drop down menu on our site.