weather in Egypt
has an arid Sahara climate which is generally sunny,
but as being a part of the northern hemisphere, seasons in Egypt follow much
of the same patterns as in Europe and the USA as winter is between November
and January with an average temperature of 10° C (50° F) while the summer
is between June & August with an average temperature of 40° C (104° F). It
is clear now that the best time to be in Egypt is during the northern hemisphere
fall, winter, or Early Spring from October till April which you will have a variety
of options to explore the allure and wonders of the mesmerizing country like
a Nile cruise, camel ride, water-spots like diving & snorkeling and many more.
Weather in Egypt January
Egypt weather in January is the best you could experience in the country as the
hot weather is no longer the common climate when the entire country falls
under the shade of winter which is the average temperature between
8° C to 24°C (47° F to 24°F) with some occasional rain in Cairo, Alexandria,
Luxor and Aswan but the coastal city resorts of the red sea like Hurghada
& Sharm El- Sheik the temperature is a bit tropical. It is a great time to
celebrate the Coptic Christmas and the start of a new year.
Weather in Egypt February
In this month of February is a chance to explore all the wonders of Egypt under
its magical climate which can reach highs of 19°C (66°F) or drop to lows
of 9°C (48°F) with a very little chance of rain around the magical cities of
Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor & Aswan, and on the city resorts of the red sea,
the temperature is a bit higher. It also marks the final days of winter
before moving on to spring. One of the most incredible events in February is the
Abu Simbel Sun festival which takes place on the 22 of this month.
Weather in Egypt March
March marks the beginning of Spring where the temperature is quite moderate and
warm like you are being embraced by the sun & the clouds with the highs
of 23°C (73°F) or drop to lows of 12°C (54°F) around all the beautiful cities
with reasonable Humidity especially Cairo which typically has the temperature
of 18°C (64°F). The city of Hurghada reaches its tropical climax which makes the destination be this month.
Weather in Egypt April
April is the time of spring and the final stage before the summer hits and the
temperature starts to rise reaching highs of 28°C (82°F) or drop to lows
of 15°C (59°F) with an average of 22°C (72°F). April is the time of Easter or
in Arabic “Sham El Nessim” (Smell the Breeze). The tropical destinations
of Hurghada and Sharm El Sheik can get a little hot at an average of 27°C (80°F) but
the sight of the heavenly beaches and magical waters will make everything look cooler.
Weather in Egypt May
May is the start of the summer with a maximum temperature of 37°C (99°F), and an
average minimum temperature of 26°C (79°F) around all the cities of Egypt
including the coastal city resorts of the red sea like Hurghada. It gets
really magical in Cairo as it’s the time of the holy month of Ramadan
where the bliss of the holy month travels all across the city.
Weather in Egypt June
Again the summer keep raising its temperature to a high of 34°C (93°F) and
a low of 20°C (68°F) with no chance of rain. This makes June the most ideal
month to head to the tropical destinations of Hurghada, Sharm el Sheik, and
many other incredible tropical destinations where u can truly live the tranquility
and excitement of the red sea resorts among the most beautiful examples of
tropical beauty and endless activities. As for all the historical destinations
of Luxor and Aswan well it can get really hot so be careful of the heat.
Weather in Egypt July
In July the summer reaches its climax with an average temperature now reaches
a high of 34°C (that’s about 93°F) during the day and never dips any lower
than 22°C (about 72°F) so it is advised to remain next to the waters of the red
sea in Sharm el sheik or Hurghada and just remain below the water levels. If you
can the heat then you are in for a surprise as it gets really empty so you will have
the chance to explore upper Egypt all by yourself.
Weather in Egypt August
August is the last stage of summer but it doesn’t mean it will go without a bang
with the temperature reaching a high of 34°C (that’s about 93°F) during the
day and at night never goes any lower than 22°C (about 72°F) so it is advised
to stay hydrated. The entire country celebrates the Islamic festival of Eid Al Fitr
even in the coastal tropical city of Hurghada & Sharm El Sheik. The historical
cities of Upper Egypt are magical places waiting to be explored and there is no
better time to fully explore them in full detail.
Weather in Egypt September
September is a moderate month with a very well balanced temperature reaching
a high of 33°C (91°F) during the day and a low of around 20°C (about 68°F)
at night with no chance of rain. In September, you will feel the temperature
going down at fall where it is nearby the end of September. The cities of
Upper Egypt is also remained not fully crowded so you will have the places
all to yourselves. The tropical destination of the red sea will be truly beautiful
this time such as Hurghada, Sharm el Sheik, and others.
Weather in Egypt October
The time of fall is here which is cooler than the preceding months but remains exceedingly
hot. The average temperature reaches a high of 30°C (86°F) during the day and
at night lowers than 18°C (about 64°F). This month is perfect as the temperature is
very well balanced between all the foreign travelers as upper Egypt is truly
enjoyable such as the Abu Simbel Sun Festival and the tropical attractions are very exciting to be at.
Weather in Egypt November
Winter has officially here, the best time to be in Egypt reaching highs of 25°C (77°F)
or drop to lows of 14°C (57°F) which a chance of rain. The atmosphere of Egypt
is truly perfect and the temperature is truly heavenly as it will increase the level
of enjoyment as you tour and witness all the majestic destinations in Cairo,
Alexandria, Upper Egypt Luxor & Aswan, and the tropical destinations
of the red sea where it gets truly mesmerizing.
Weather in Egypt December
December has the best climate for foreign travelers and the best collection of
great celebrations like Christmas and new year at the very end and a Nile cruise
is the best experience that you can enjoy during this time. The average
temperature is 23°C, and falls to an average minimum of 15°C overnight, and is
combined with generally low humidity and a low chance of rain with moderate
warmth all over the country which makes it the most ideal time to be in Egypt.