Egypt

Best time to visit, climate and weather Egypt

Best time to visit Egypt

Best time to visit Egypt

The best time to visit Egypt is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Egypt is 38° in august and the lowest is 22° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Egypt or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Egypt

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
22° 24° 27° 31° 34° 37° 37° 38° 35° 32° 28° 22°
MM
rain
1 mm 1 mm 1 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 2 mm 1 mm
Holiday Egypt

Holiday Egypt

Hotels and apartments in Egypt

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Climate Egypt

Climate Egypt

Climate Egypt per Month
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Egypt there is the hot desert climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Egypt is 28° degrees and there is about 8 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 350 days a year with an average humidity of 48% and an UV-index of 6.

 
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
22° 24° 27° 31° 34° 37° 37° 38° 35° 32° 28° 22°
Night
min °C
10° 11° 12° 15° 19° 21° 22° 23° 22° 20° 16° 12°
MM
rain
1 mm 1 mm 1 mm 1 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 2 mm 1 mm
Rain
days
1 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 2
Dry
days
30 26 29 28 30 30 31 31 30 30 28 29
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
4 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 6 5 4
 

Climate Egypt january

On average, it is maximum 22° in january in Egypt and at least around 10° degrees. In january 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 february

On average, it is maximum 24° in february in Egypt and at least around 11° degrees. In february there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt march

On average, it is maximum 27° in march in Egypt and at least around 12° degrees. In march there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt april

On average, it is maximum 31° in april in Egypt and at least around 15° degrees. In april there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt may

On average, it is maximum 34° in may in Egypt and at least around 19° 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 Egypt june

On average, it is maximum 37° in june in Egypt and at least around 21° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt july

On average, it is maximum 37° in july in Egypt and at least around 22° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt august

On average, it is maximum 38° in august in Egypt and at least around 23° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt september

On average, it is maximum 35° in september in Egypt and at least around 22° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt october

On average, it is maximum 32° in october in Egypt and at least around 20° 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 november

On average, it is maximum 28° in november in Egypt and at least around 16° degrees. In november there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Egypt.

Climate Egypt december

On average, it is maximum 22° in december in Egypt and at least around 12° degrees. In december there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Egypt.

14 day weather forecast Egypt

14 day weather forecast Egypt

The weather for Cairo in Egypt will be around 40° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The weather forecast for Egypt is based on the weather in Cairo.

Weather forecast this week
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Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
  Helder hemel Helder hemel Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Broken wolken Broken wolken Broken wolken
Max (°C) 34° 38° 42° 44° 46° 40° 37°
Min (°C) 19° 21° 23° 28° 30° 25° 22°
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 11 11 11 6 8 11 8

Weather forecast next week
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Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
  Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Gespreide bewolking Helder hemel Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 37° 40° 43° 39° 38° 38° 38°
Min (°C) 23° 27° 31° 27° 22° 21° 23°
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 3 4 3 3 8 8 8
About Egypt

About Egypt

Egypt is in the continental part Midden-Oosten and the capital is Cairo. The total surface is 1.001.450 km² with 2.450 km of coastline and the population consists of 97.207.600 inhabitants. 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 3.774 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 5 hour and 50 min.

Time difference Egypt

Time difference Egypt

In Egypt it is now 13:19 o’clock in the afternoon on monday 20 may 2019. That is 1 hour later than 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 20 may 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.

Bring your credit card

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:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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MasterCard Nearby
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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
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis