Egypt

Best time to go to, climate and weather Egypt

Best time to go to Egypt

Best time to go to Egypt

The best time to go to Egypt is from january until december, in which you have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till barely rainfall. The highest average temperature in Egypt is 39° in july and the lowest is 21° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Egypt or when most rain or snow falls, you can find it quickly below. That way you are well prepared.

Best time to visit and climate Egypt (North)

Climate data from: Cairo
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
21° 24° 27° 32° 36° 39° 40° 40° 37° 33° 28° 23°
MM
rain
13 mm 6 mm 3 mm 4 mm 2 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 3 mm 5 mm

Best time to visit and climate Red Sea

Climate data from: Marsa Alam
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Day
max °C
Sea
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
23° 25° 27° 30° 33° 36° 37° 38° 36° 33° 29° 25°
Sea 25° 24° 24° 24° 26° 28° 30° 30° 29° 29° 28° 26°
MM
rain
2 mm 0 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 2 mm 1 mm 4 mm

Best time to visit and climate Egypt (Central)

Climate data from: Luxor
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
23° 26° 30° 35° 38° 41° 41° 41° 39° 36° 29° 24°
MM
rain
4 mm 0 mm 2 mm 0 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 3 mm
Holiday Egypt

Holiday Egypt

Hotels and apartments in Egypt

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Climate Egypt

Climate Egypt

Climate Egypt (North) per Month
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Egypt (North) there is the hot desert climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Egypt (North) is 32° degrees and there is 37 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 333 days a year with an average humidity of 50% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
21° 24° 27° 32° 36° 39° 40° 40° 37° 33° 28° 23°
Night
min °C
11° 13° 16° 20° 25° 28° 29° 29° 27° 24° 18° 13°
MM
rain
13 mm 6 mm 3 mm 4 mm 2 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 3 mm 5 mm
Rain
days
4 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 3
Dry
days
27 24 28 28 30 30 31 31 30 30 28 28
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
5 5 6 7 8 9 9 8 8 7 6 5
Climate data from: Cairo

Climate Egypt (North) january

On average, it is maximum 21° in january in Egypt (North) and at least around 11° degrees. In january there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) february

On average, it is maximum 24° in february in Egypt (North) and at least around 13° degrees. In february there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) march

On average, it is maximum 27° in march in Egypt (North) and at least around 16° degrees. In march there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) april

On average, it is maximum 32° in april in Egypt (North) and at least around 20° degrees. In april there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) may

On average, it is maximum 36° in may in Egypt (North) and at least around 25° degrees. In may there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) june

On average, it is maximum 39° in june in Egypt (North) and at least around 28° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) july

On average, it is maximum 40° in july in Egypt (North) and at least around 29° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) august

On average, it is maximum 40° in august in Egypt (North) and at least around 29° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) september

On average, it is maximum 37° in september in Egypt (North) and at least around 27° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) october

On average, it is maximum 33° in october in Egypt (North) and at least around 24° degrees. In october there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) november

On average, it is maximum 28° in november in Egypt (North) and at least around 18° degrees. In november there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (North) december

On average, it is maximum 23° in december in Egypt (North) and at least around 13° degrees. In december there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea per Month
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Red Sea there is the hot desert climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Red Sea is 31° degrees and there is 12 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 355 days a year with an average humidity of 50% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
Sea
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
23° 25° 27° 30° 33° 36° 37° 38° 36° 33° 29° 25°
Night
min °C
17° 19° 21° 23° 27° 28° 30° 31° 29° 26° 23° 19°
Sea 25° 24° 24° 24° 26° 28° 30° 30° 29° 29° 28° 26°
MM
rain
2 mm 0 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 2 mm 1 mm 4 mm
Rain
days
1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Dry
days
30 28 30 30 30 30 31 31 30 30 29 30
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
6 6 7 7 8 8 9 8 8 7 6 6
Climate data from: Marsa Alam

Climate Red Sea january

On average, it is maximum 23° in january in Red Sea and at least around 17° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In january there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea february

On average, it is maximum 25° in february in Red Sea and at least around 19° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea march

On average, it is maximum 27° in march in Red Sea and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In march there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea april

On average, it is maximum 30° in april in Red Sea and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea may

On average, it is maximum 33° in may in Red Sea and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In may there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea june

On average, it is maximum 36° in june in Red Sea and at least around 28° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea july

On average, it is maximum 37° in july in Red Sea and at least around 30° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea august

On average, it is maximum 38° in august in Red Sea and at least around 31° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea september

On average, it is maximum 36° in september in Red Sea and at least around 29° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea october

On average, it is maximum 33° in october in Red Sea and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In october there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Red Sea and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In november there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Red Sea december

On average, it is maximum 25° in december in Red Sea and at least around 19° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In december there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) per Month
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Egypt (Central) there is the hot desert climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Egypt (Central) is 34° degrees and there is 11 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 358 days a year with an average humidity of 32% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
23° 26° 30° 35° 38° 41° 41° 41° 39° 36° 29° 24°
Night
min °C
11° 14° 17° 22° 26° 29° 29° 30° 28° 24° 19° 12°
MM
rain
4 mm 0 mm 2 mm 0 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 3 mm
Rain
days
1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Dry
days
30 28 30 29 30 30 31 31 30 30 30 31
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
5 6 7 8 9 9 9 9 8 6 6 5
Climate data from: Luxor

Climate Egypt (Central) january

On average, it is maximum 23° in january in Egypt (Central) and at least around 11° degrees. In january there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) february

On average, it is maximum 26° in february in Egypt (Central) and at least around 14° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in Egypt (Central) and at least around 17° degrees. In march there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) april

On average, it is maximum 35° in april in Egypt (Central) and at least around 22° degrees. In april there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) may

On average, it is maximum 38° in may in Egypt (Central) and at least around 26° degrees. In may there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) june

On average, it is maximum 41° in june in Egypt (Central) and at least around 29° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) july

On average, it is maximum 41° in july in Egypt (Central) and at least around 29° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) august

On average, it is maximum 41° in august in Egypt (Central) and at least around 30° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) september

On average, it is maximum 39° in september in Egypt (Central) and at least around 28° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) october

On average, it is maximum 36° in october in Egypt (Central) and at least around 24° degrees. In october there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Egypt (Central) and at least around 19° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt (Central) december

On average, it is maximum 24° in december in Egypt (Central) and at least around 12° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

14 day weather forecast Egypt

14 day weather forecast Egypt

The weather for Cairo in Egypt will be 24° till 39° degrees in the next 14 days with one day chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week
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Fr
19 Apr
Sa
20 Apr
Su
21 Apr
Mo
22 Apr
Tu
23 Apr
We
24 Apr
Th
25 Apr
  Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 24° 22° 22° 23° 28° 31° 33°
Min (°C) 14° 12° 13° 11° 14° 17° 19°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 10 9 9 10 11 9 10

Weather forecast next week
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Fr
26 Apr
Sa
27 Apr
Su
28 Apr
Mo
29 Apr
Tu
30 Apr
We
1 May
Th
2 May
  Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Helder hemel Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Broken wolken Helder hemel
Max (°C) 34° 35° 34° 36° 38° 39° 37°
Min (°C) 21° 23° 21° 20° 23° 28° 22°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 15% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 9 10 10 8 8 7 8
About Egypt

About Egypt

Egypt is in the continental part Midden-Oosten and the capital is Cairo. It is 1.001.450 km² with 2.450 km of coastline and has a population of 97.207.600. In terms of area, the country is 4,5x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Egypt you have to use +20 or 0020 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +205012457809 or 00205012457809.

Egypt is in a straight line at 3.511 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 5 hour and 30 min.

Time difference Egypt

Time difference Egypt

In Egypt it is now 22:32 hour in the evening on friday 19 april 2019. That is equal to the time in United Kingdom. The time zone of Egypt is Africa/Cairo and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Currency Egypt

Currency Egypt

In Egypt the Egyptische pond is used to pay.

Exchange rate Egyptische pond op 19 april 2019

1 Egyptische pond = € 0,05 euro
100 Egyptische pond = € 4,89 euro

1 euro = 20,47 Egyptische pond
100 euro = 2.046,99 Egyptische pond

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Egypt

Vaccinations Egypt

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Egypt.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Hepatitis B
  • RabiĆ«s
  • Schistosomiasis