Egypt weather in September

Considering a trip to Egypt this September and wondering about the expected weather conditions? Find all the crucial information you need right here, addressing your question:

What is the weather like in Egypt in September?

Egypt offers a broad spectrum of weather patterns. In September, one might encounter temperatures that range from warm to very warm, and almost no precipitation.

The average maximum daytime temperatures vary from warm in Ras El Bar at 29°C to very warm in Aswan at 40°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 27°C in Aswan and 25°C in Ras El Bar. While the given temperatures for day and night are typical, there may be days that feel warmer. Make sure you're dressed in a way that keeps you cool and comfortable.

September is a very dry month with an average rainfall of around 0 mm in Hurghada. Meanwhile, Hurghada enjoys approximately 302 hours of sunshine, offering a mostly sunny climate that adds a pleasant and vibrant feel to the month.

For specific regional insights in Egypt for September, refer to the map provided below. For an in-depth overview of the yearly weather conditions, do visit our Egypt climate page.

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.

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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).

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 33°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Hurghada
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
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sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
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<<   August August
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34°C 
28°C 
322 hours 
0 mm 
0 days 
33°C 
26°C 
302 hours 
0 mm 
0 days 
October   >> October
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30°C 
23°C 
277 hours 
2.2 mm 
0 days 
Climate in Hurghada

Average weather in Cairo

In September Cairo generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 35°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Cairo
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
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<<   August August
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36°C 
23°C 
350 hours 
0.3 mm 
0 days 
35°C 
22°C 
310 hours 
0.3 mm 
0 days 
October   >> October
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31°C 
19°C 
304 hours 
1.4 mm 
1 day 
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, minimum nighttime temperatures around 27°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Sharm El Sheikh
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
<<   August August
<<  
38°C 
29°C 
372 hours 
0 mm 
0 days 
36°C 
27°C 
331 hours 
0 mm 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
33°C 
24°C 
311 hours 
1.2 mm 
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, minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Luxor
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
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precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
<<   August August
<<  
41°C 
26°C 
0 mm 
0 days 
39°C 
24°C 
0 mm 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
35°C 
21°C 
0.2 mm 
0 days 
Climate in Luxor

Average weather in Dahab

In September Dahab generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Dahab
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
<<   August August
<<  
35°C 
28°C 
0 mm 
0 days 
33°C 
26°C 
0.2 mm 
0 days 
October   >> October
>>  
30°C 
23°C 
4.4 mm 
1 day 
Climate in Dahab

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Egypt.

Is September the best time to visit Egypt?

We believe that September is one of the best times to visit Egypt with overall perfect weather in Hurghada.

Generally speaking, the best visiting conditions can be found in January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December offering mostly perfect weather in Hurghada.

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