The climate of Makadi
Bay in Egypt is characterised by hot, dry
summers and mild winters. There is sunshine all year round and very little to
no rainfall. It is saved from the typical desert climate by its proximity to
the coast. It is an ideal holiday resort with high temperatures. It has mainly
two seasons, summer and winter.
The summer months of April - October can see high
temperatures of 32°C – 34°C. The hottest months are July and August, although
it can at times feel much hotter because of the sunshine and the desert
climate. It is hot during this period though not humid, as there is no
At night the temperature
can drop by about 10°C. The night time temperature during this period will be
between 18 and 21°C.
Also important while you enjoy the sun and all the sea has
to offer, like scuba diving and snorkelling, is to keep the sun cream always at
hand as the UV
index is high at about 11. Have drinking water handy to lessen the risk of
dehydration. The sea temperature during this period is about 26°C – 28°C.
shines for about 12 - 13 hours a day during the months of June, July and August
so you benefit from the long days.
During the months of November to March, temperatures drop to
lows of 21°C. The average
temperature during this period is from 21°C – 27°C. Night time temperatures
can drop to 11C – 16C, making it a bit chilly but still not cold enough as
other places in the desert, where temperatures can drop to near freezing point.
temperature is still 21°C -23° C.
You could have a day of rainfall in December but the chances
of this are negligible. Though this is the coast, it is still quite arid in
nature. The sun
shines for a lengthy 9 – 10 hours a day so though it may not be peak travel
season, if you decide to travel during this period, you will still be able to
take advantage of the wonderful climate.
Makadi Bay is situated on the Red Sea
Riviera, near the Egyptian resorts of Hurghuda and El Gouna. The weather in Makadi Bay
is similar to Cairo and Dahab. Makadi Bay
is an ideal holiday destination with gorgeous weather and amazing sea sports
like jet skiing, water skiing and sailing.