Luxor Weather October Averages, Egypt
Luxor, Egypt is considerably cooler in October, with an average temperature of 25°C an average high of 33°C and low of 17°C. This is still warm, but much more comfortable, especially in the evenings and peak temperatures of midday. There is also significantly more rainfall at 40mm, a further increase in humidity to 45%, and a decrease of daily sunshine to 11 hours.
October is a rather busy month for events. On the 6th of the month is Armed Forces Day, which is when Egyptians celebrate the Egyptian forces crossing the Suez Canal in the Yom Kippur War. There is also Egyptian Naval Day, which is a remembrance of the Israeli destroyer Eilat sinking in 1967. Another military remembrance say is Suez Victory Day, paying tribute to the soldiers of the Suez Crisis. On a happier note, from the 15th to the 20th is the Pharaonic Wedding Festival, where 40 couples are invited to be wed in traditional Egyptian style.
The Sheraton Luxor Resort is an outstanding resort, with the largest panoramic view of the Nile to be found anywhere in Luxor. Situated in eight acres of tropical gardens, it's hard to feel anything but tranquil and calm when staying at the Sheraton. There are 281 rooms, bungalows and suite, each of which has a view of the gardens or the Nile. To make sure guests have the best stay possible, three restaurants and two bars ensure that you will never be hungry or thirsty during your visit.