Climate in Luxor (Cairo Governate), Egypt

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Luxor (Cairo Governate)

SUN Jan 16
19°C | 5°C


MON Jan 17
16°C | 7°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

TUE Jan 18
18°C | 5°C


The best time of year to visit Luxor in Egypt

Luxor being situated in the desert has a hot climate like the rest of Egypt. However Luxor has the most extreme temperatures compared to other cities in Egypt and even compared to the rest of the world. It is dry year round and average temperatures rise above 40 degrees Celsius (104 ° Fahrenheit) in summer. Winters are very short and still warm making January the best time to visit.

During the month of January, February and December you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).

Other facts from our historical climate data:

  • Which is the warmest month in Luxor?
    June has an average maximum temperature of 41°C (106°F) and is the warmest month of the year.
  • Which is the coldest month in Luxor?
    The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 23°C (73°F).
  • Which is the wettest month in Luxor?
    October tops the wettest month list with 1mm (0.0in) of rainfall.
  • Which is the driest month in Luxor?
    August is the driest month with 0mm (0.0in) of precipitation.

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