Climate in Luxor (Cairo Governate), Egypt

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Luxor, Egypt.

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 Sep 26
37°C | 22°C

Partly cloudy

MON Sep 27
38°C | 23°C

Partly cloudy

TUE Sep 28
38°C | 22°C

Partly cloudy

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.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • 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).
  • The hottest season / summer is in April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November.
  • Luxor has dry periods in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.
  • The warmest month is June with an average maximum temperature of 41°C (106°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 23°C (73°F).
  • October is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • August is the driest month.
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