22 AugLocal Time: 02:43 EET UK Time: 01:43 BST
- Sunrise 05:18
- Sunset 18:16
- Moonrise 01:40
- Moonset 15:22
|Temp feels like:||89°F (32°C)|
|Length of Day:||10h 27m|
|Dew Point:||68°F (20°C)|
|Pressure:||29.71 " (1006 hpa)|
Average for August: 86°F (30°C)
Weather Overview for Hurghada
The skies above the city are almost always clear and without a cloud in sight, meaning that in June to August the people of Hurghada bask in an amazing 13 hours of uninterrupted sunlight each day, even in December and January average hours of sunlight are 7 hours per day, which is still more than many parts of Europe in the winter months.
Precipitation across the year is very minimal, most months recording zero rainfallacross the entirety of the month. If there is going to be rainfall it is most likely to occur in November, which records 3.8 mm of precipitation for the month- based on historical averages.
Originally a small fishing village, the town of
Summer is the best time to visit Hurghada, it transforms into a buzzing and vibrant sea side resort with the street side cafes and bars a hub of activity. Summers are long, and really begin to heat up come middle of May, by July the average daily highs have reached 35 ºC. The city really fills up come summer time, after all it is a sea side resort so the summer months are the greatest attraction to tourists, so be sure to book ahead if visiting during this time- particular in July and August which coincide with the European school holidays. The heat can get somewhat oppressive in the midst of summer, with average highs sitting at s sweltering 37 ºC in July and August, and minimums only fall to 28 ºC- not exactly a break from the heat! Temperatures of over 30 ºC and into the mid 30’s last well into October, and even December sees maximums of 23 ºC. Be sure to some prepared with plenty of light cotton clothing and sunscreen, and drink plenty of water otherwise you will be at risk of falling victim to heat stroke.
Camel riding on the beach in Hurghada, Egypt.
The ‘winter’ is hardly a winter, with the coldest month of January seeing average highs of 22 ºC and lows fall to 12 ºC- so you will not really need anything more than a light jacket to keep you self warm in the evenings. The city is the second largest tourist destination in all of
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