Cairo weather in February (Cairo Governate, Egypt)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in February. The average maximum daytime temperature in Cairo in February lies at 21.7°C (71.06°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 9.9°C (49.82°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

February is a dry month with an average of 6mm (0.2 inches) of rain. This makes it the wettest month of the year. There are generally around 3 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Cairo with 238 hours of sun during the entire month. February is known as one of the best months to visit Cairo.


Cairo, monthly averages in February

Show in Celsius
Min Temperature 49 °F  
Max Temperature 71 °F  
Chance of Rain 10%  
Precipitation 0 in  
Rainy days 3 days  
Humidity 54%  
Sunshine 238 hrs  
Percentage Sunshine 75%  

Where to go in Egypt in February

Find out more about the weather in Egypt in February 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 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in February? For visitors traveling to Cairo we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. At night it tends to cool off so best to pack some warm nightwear as well.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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