Hurghada
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Hurghada

The best time to visit Hurghada in Egypt is from January through December. In this period you have a hot temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Hurghada is 34°C in July and the lowest is 20°C in January. The maximum water temperature is 31°C and the lowest water temperature is 22°C.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Hurghada per month, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.

Climate Hurghada by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 20 22 24 27 30 33 34 34 32 30 25 22
Water temperature (°C) 22 22 24 26 29 30 31 31 29 28 26 25
Precipitation (mm) 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1



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Hurghada weather

The weather for Hurghada over the next 14 days will be 34°C till 40° and it stays dry every day. The water temperature will be 28°C.

5-day weather forecast Hurghada

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
9 august
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40°C
30°C
0 mm
0%
9 Bft
NW
28°C
11
Wednesday
10 august
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40°C
31°C
0 mm
0%
10 Bft
NW
28°C
11
Thursday
11 august
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39°C
29°C
0 mm
0%
8 Bft
WNW
28°C
11
Friday
12 august
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38°C
29°C
0 mm
0%
8 Bft
W
28°C
11
Saturday
13 august
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39°C
29°C
0 mm
0%
9 Bft
NW
28°C
11

View the 14 day weather forecast for Hurghada


Climate Hurghada

Hurghada has a desert climate. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Hurghada is 28° degrees and there is about 12 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 353 days a year with an average humidity of 48% and an UV-index of 7.

Hurghada

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 20 22 24 27 30 33 34 34 32 30 25 22
Night temp. (°C) 16 17 18 21 24 26 28 28 26 24 21 17
Water temp. (°C) 22 22 24 26 29 30 31 31 29 28 26 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1
Days with rain 1 - 1 2 1 - - - 1 1 1 1
Dry days 30 28 30 28 30 30 31 31 29 30 29 30
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 13 13 13 10 10 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 4 4 3 3 3
UV-index 5 5 6 7 7 8 8 8 7 6 6 5

Hurghada weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Hurghada?

Hurghada is located in Egypt. It lies in a straight line 16,144 km from Wellington.

The coordinates of Hurghada are:

  • Latitude: 27.2578957
  • Longitude: 33.8116067

The GPS coordinates are 27° 15' N, 33° 48' E

How long is the flight to Hurghada?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Hurghada is approximately 20 h. 20 min.

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What are the nearest airports to Hurghada?

These are the airports closests to Hurghada:

  • Hurghada International Airport (9 km) in Hurghada
  • Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (99 km) in Sharm el Sheikh
  • Marsa Alam International Airport (205 km) in Marsa Alam

How many inhabitants does Hurghada have?

Hurghada has 160,746 inhabitants.

What is the currency of Hurghada?

In Hurghada, the Egyptian pound (EGP) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 9 August 2022

  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 10.79 Egyptian pound
  • 1 Egyptian pound = 0.093 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 1,078.58 Egyptian pound
  • 100 Egyptian pound = 9.27 New Zealand dollar

What is the area code of Hurghada?

The area code to call Hurghada is +20.