Weather in September in Egypt

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in September in Egypt. Is this month a good time to go to Egypt? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Egypt in September?

The weather conditions in Egypt in September range from unpleasant to perfect depending on the destination.

During September in Egypt, the average temperature ranges from high in Mersa Matruh with 28°C (82°F) to very high in Luxor with 39°C (102°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 22°C (71°F) in Luxor and 19°C (66°F) in Mersa Matruh. These night and day temperatures are an average and some days may be even warmer. So be prepared and bring light clothes.

Precipitation in September ranges from almost non in Hurghada with an average of 0mm (0inch) rainfall to low in Port Said with 5mm (0.2inch). It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 302 hours of sunshine in Hurghada during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Egypt.

Where to go in Egypt in September

Find the average weather conditions in September for the most popular destinations in Egypt on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Egypt

What is the weather like in September for the 5 most popular destinations in Egypt?

Average weather in Hurghada

In September Hurghada generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 34°C (93°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and almost non monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Hurghada
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   August August
<<  
36°C / 97°F 
26°C / 80°F 
322 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
34°C / 93°F 
24°C / 75°F 
302 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
21°C / 70°F 
277 hours 
0.7mm / 0inch 
0 days 
Climate in Hurghada

Average weather in Cairo

In September Cairo generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 21°C (69°F) and almost non monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Cairo
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   August August
<<  
34°C / 93°F 
22°C / 72°F 
350 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
33°C / 91°F 
21°C / 69°F 
310 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
29°C / 85°F 
18°C / 64°F 
304 hours 
0.5mm / 0inch 
1 days 
Climate in Cairo

Average weather in Sharm El Sheikh

In September Sharm El Sheikh generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 36°C (96°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 27°C (80°F) and almost non monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Sharm El Sheikh
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   August August
<<  
38°C / 100°F 
28°C / 82°F 
372 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
36°C / 96°F 
27°C / 80°F 
331 hours 
0.1mm / 0inch 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
32°C / 89°F 
24°C / 74°F 
311 hours 
0.8mm / 0inch 
0 days 
Climate in Sharm El Sheikh

Average weather in Luxor

In September Luxor generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 39°C (102°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (71°F) and almost non monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Luxor
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   August August
<<  
40°C / 105°F 
23°C / 74°F 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
39°C / 102°F 
22°C / 71°F 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
36°C / 96°F 
18°C / 64°F 
1mm / 0inch 
1 days 
Climate in Luxor

Average weather in Dahab

In September Dahab generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 34°C (92°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (74°F) and almost non monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Dahab
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   August August
<<  
36°C / 97°F 
25°C / 77°F 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
34°C / 92°F 
24°C / 74°F 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
31°C / 87°F 
20°C / 68°F 
1mm / 0inch 
1 day 
Climate in Dahab

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Is September the best time to go to Egypt?

In our opinion September is a good time to visit Egypt with commonly pleasant weather in Hurghada.

On average the best time to visit Egypt is in January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December with generally perfect weather in Hurghada. The worst months are June, July and August that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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