The best times to visit Sohag for ideal weather are

February 19th to April 22nd

or

October 29th to December 23rd

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Sohag Travel Info

Weather in Sohag

Temperature

Average temperatures in Sohag vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of precipitation throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 57th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Sohag, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 107.2°F (41.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 82.9°F (28.3°C) at night.

Sohag Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Sohag Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Sohag Perceived Temperature (F)

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Sohag Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Sohag 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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 68.1 56.3 45.1
Feb 73.7 61.4 49.3
Mar 82.4 70.1 57.4
Apr 87.3 74.4 60
May 98 86.3 73.5
Jun 100.2 89 76.5
Jul 102.2 91.2 79.2
Aug 104.6 93.3 80.8
Sep 101 89 76.7
Oct 92 80.3 68.8
Nov 80.9 68.9 57.4
Dec 71.7 60 48.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 20.1 13.5 7.3
Feb 23.2 16.3 9.6
Mar 28 21.2 14.1
Apr 30.7 23.6 15.6
May 36.7 30.2 23.1
Jun 37.9 31.7 24.7
Jul 39 32.9 26.2
Aug 40.3 34.1 27.1
Sep 38.3 31.7 24.8
Oct 33.3 26.8 20.4
Nov 27.2 20.5 14.1
Dec 22.1 15.6 9.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sohag are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid December with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of December 17th.

When can you find snow in Sohag? Weather stations report no annual snow. 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 Sohag.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sohag (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 2% 0 0.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 2 0 0.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Sohag has some comfortably humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is May (12.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (41.8%).

Wind in Sohag is usually moderate. The windiest month is June, followed by July and August. June’s average wind speed of around 10.6 knots (12.2 MPH or 19.6 KPH) is considered “a 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 June where average top sustained speeds reach 20.9 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Sohag.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 5.9 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Feb 6.8 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Mar 8.7 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Apr 9.2 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
May 9.3 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Jun 10.6 Gentle breeze 18.5 Strong breeze
Jul 9.8 Gentle breeze 17 Significant breeze
Aug 9.5 Gentle breeze 17.4 Strong breeze
Sep 8.9 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Oct 7.6 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Nov 6.7 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Dec 6.9 Light breeze 12.6 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 41.8%
Feb 31.2%
Mar 22%
Apr 13.8%
May 12.2%
Jun 14.9%
Jul 15.5%
Aug 17.3%
Sep 19.1%
Oct 27.5%
Nov 36.1%
Dec 41.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Sohag?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Egypt; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 30, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Sohag, Egypt is July, followed by January and March. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Sohag in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 57.2 in November means 57.2% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Sohag Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 101.9°F (38.8°C) and 75.5°F (24.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are extremely hot. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Sohag, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 102.5°F (39.2°C) and 77.6°F (25.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Sohag to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 61.6°F (16.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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