Best Time to Visit Egypt

The best time to visit Egypt is from October to April, when temperatures are cooler and sightseeing in the exposed desert landscape is more comfortable. September and May in Egypt are still good times to visit but temperatures will begin to rise. Even in Egypt’s coolest months, temperatures across the country will reach 20°C.

Best time to visit

Egypt’s summer is incredibly hot, with temperatures often reaching 35 to 40°C. Egypt heat is a dry heat, and travel in summer means fewer visitors and lower prices. Travel to Egypt during summer requires careful consideration and whether you plan to travel in the height of summer, or the dead of winter, our specialists will be able to talk you through the expected experience for each season and help you choose the travel month that is right for you.

Climate guide for Egypt

, Egypt

Average temperatures (Fahrenheit) and rainfall (mm)

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Feb
93°F 0mm
Mar
101°F 0mm
Apr
107°F 0mm
May
114°F 0mm
Jun
115°F 0mm
Jul
113°F 0mm
Aug
113°F 0mm
Sep
112°F 0mm
Oct
107°F 0mm
Nov
95°F 0mm
Dec
87°F 0mm
Jan
72°F 3mm
Feb
78°F 1mm
Mar
87°F 1mm
Apr
95°F 0mm
May
105°F 0mm
Jun
102°F 0mm
Jul
94°F 0mm
Aug
94°F 0mm
Sep
94°F 0mm
Oct
91°F 0mm
Nov
84°F 1mm
Dec
77°F 2mm
Jan
85°F 0mm
Feb
93°F 0mm
Mar
101°F 0mm
Apr
107°F 0mm
May
114°F 0mm
Jun
115°F 0mm
Jul
113°F 0mm
Aug
113°F 0mm
Sep
112°F 0mm
Oct
107°F 0mm
Nov
95°F 0mm
Dec
87°F 0mm
Jan
76°F 1mm
Feb
82°F 1mm
Mar
89°F 1mm
Apr
98°F 0mm
May
108°F 1mm
Jun
105°F 0mm
Jul
101°F 0mm
Aug
101°F 0mm
Sep
100°F 0mm
Oct
95°F 1mm
Nov
85°F 1mm
Dec
81°F 1mm
Jan
80°F 0mm
Feb
88°F 0mm
Mar
98°F 0mm
Apr
104°F 0mm
May
112°F 0mm
Jun
114°F 0mm
Jul
112°F 0mm
Aug
112°F 0mm
Sep
111°F 0mm
Oct
104°F 0mm
Nov
92°F 0mm
Dec
80°F 0mm
Jan
83°F 0mm
Feb
90°F 0mm
Mar
100°F 0mm
Apr
106°F 0mm
May
114°F 0mm
Jun
114°F 0mm
Jul
112°F 0mm
Aug
111°F 0mm
Sep
110°F 0mm
Oct
105°F 0mm
Nov
94°F 0mm
Dec
83°F 0mm
Jan
82°F 0mm
Feb
90°F 0mm
Mar
99°F 0mm
Apr
105°F 0mm
May
112°F 0mm
Jun
114°F 0mm
Jul
112°F 0mm
Aug
112°F 0mm
Sep
110°F 0mm
Oct
105°F 0mm
Nov
92°F 0mm
Dec
81°F 0mm
Jan
80°F 0mm
Feb
88°F 0mm
Mar
98°F 0mm
Apr
104°F 0mm
May
112°F 0mm
Jun
114°F 0mm
Jul
112°F 0mm
Aug
112°F 0mm
Sep
111°F 0mm
Oct
104°F 0mm
Nov
92°F 0mm
Dec
80°F 0mm

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