The best times to visit Gizeh for ideal weather are
October 22nd to April 29th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Gizeh Travel Guide
Weather in Gizeh
Average temperatures in Gizeh vary somewhat and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 57 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Gizeh, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 96.8°F (36°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76°F (24.4°C) at night.
Gizeh Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Gizeh Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Gizeh Perceived Temperature (F)
Gizeh Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Gizeh Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Gizeh.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Gizeh (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Gizeh has below average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is May (33.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (50.8%).
Wind in Gizeh is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 8.2 knots (9.4 MPH or 15.2 KPH) is considered “gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early-to-mid-April where average top sustained speeds reach 15.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Gizeh.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||6.4||a light breeze||12.1||a moderate breeze|
|Feb||7.4||a gentle breeze||13.6||a moderate breeze|
|Mar||8.2||a gentle breeze||14.2||a moderate breeze|
|Apr||8.1||a gentle breeze||14.6||a moderate breeze|
|May||8||a gentle breeze||14.3||a moderate breeze|
|Jun||7.7||a gentle breeze||13.5||a moderate breeze|
|Jul||6.9||a light breeze||11.6||a moderate breeze|
|Aug||6.6||a light breeze||11.8||a moderate breeze|
|Sep||7||a gentle breeze||13||a moderate breeze|
|Oct||6.8||a light breeze||12.6||a moderate breeze|
|Nov||5.9||a light breeze||11.4||a moderate breeze|
|Dec||6.4||a light breeze||12||a moderate breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Gizeh?
As of 6/27/2017 there are strong travel warnings and regional advisories for Egypt; avoid non-essential travel and all travel to some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
Overall Gizeh Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 93.2°F (34°C) and 71.6°F (22°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Gizeh, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 93.2°F (34°C) and 75°F (23.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is somewhat cold this time of year in Gizeh to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 72.5°F (22.5°C) and 65.1°F (18.4°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.