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Alexandria weather in August (Alexandria Governorate, Egypt)

Looking to travel to Alexandria in August? This guide provides all the details you need.

In Alexandria the weather in August is generally perfect, characterized by very high temperatures and almost no rainfall. August falls within the summer season. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 32°C, while night temperatures can drop to 24°C. Often, it stands out as the year's warmest month. With this in mind, cool breathable fabrics will make navigating the heat much more bearable. Always be ready to embrace the warmth while staying cool and protected.

Alexandria in August usually receives almost no rainfall, averaging around 0.1 mm for the month. It's the month with the least rainfall. Whether you're keen on hiking, outdoor festivals, or just enjoying a walk in the park, this month provides a reliably dry backdrop for all your plans. Typically around 0 days of rainfall is expected.

The city usually sees around 345 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

If you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures, typically offer the best circumstances. While tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Alexandria climate page with graphs.

 

Alexandria, monthly averages in August

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 24°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 32°C  
Water TemperatureWater Temperature 27°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 0%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 0.1 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 0 days  
HumidityHumidity 71%  
WindspeedWindspeed 11 km/h  
SunshineSunshine 345 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Egypt in August

Find out more about the weather in Egypt in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in Alexandria in August?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool. With a water temperature of around 27°C this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

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