In a delightful climatic surprise, Jabal Al-Lawz in the Tabuk region of Saudi Arabia has been enveloped in a blanket of snow for the third time this season, drawing attention and admiration from both residents and visitors. The recent drop in temperatures, experienced since December 27, 2022, has transformed this mountainous area into a picturesque winter landscape.
The snowfall in the Al-Lawz mountains has turned the region into a bustling tourist attraction. People from Tabuk and various other regions have flocked to witness and revel in the rare snow-covered scenery. The beauty of the area, now resembling a winter wonderland, offers a unique experience in a country more commonly associated with desert climates.
The first week of 2023 saw a significant decrease in temperatures across several regions in Saudi Arabia. According to the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM), this cooling trend is expected to continue. The NCM's report indicated a notable drop in temperatures, ranging between five and zero degrees.