Sharm El Sheikh weather in December (South Sinai, Egypt)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in December. The average maximum daytime temperature in Sharm El Sheikh in December lies at 23.1°C (73.58°F). Usually it is the warmest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around 16.7°C (62.06°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

It is not known to rain in Sharm El Sheikh in December, as the average rainfall this month is 1mm (0.0 inches). This makes it the wettest month of the year. There are generally around 0 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Sharm El Sheikh with 247 hours of sun during the entire month.


Sharm El Sheikh, monthly averages in December

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Min Temperature 16 °C  
Max Temperature 23 °C  
Water Temperature 24 °C *  
Chance of Rain 2%  
Precipitation 0mm  
Rainy days 1 days  
Humidity 46% *  
Sunshine 247 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 80% *  

Where to stay in Sharm El Sheikh

Where to go in Egypt in December

Find out more about the weather in Egypt in December 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 December? For visitors traveling to Sharm El Sheikh 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. With a water temperature of around 24.5°C (76.1°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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