When is the best time to go to Hurghada?

When is the best time to go to Hurghada? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The weather is good all year round in Hurghada
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July, August and September
  • Hurghada has dry periods all year long
  • The best months for swimming are June, July, August, September and October

Annual weather in Hurghada

Infographic of the best times to visit Hurghada
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Weather details in Hurghada month by month

To get all the information about the climate and weather in Hurghada for a specific month, click on the corresponding link below:

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Weather and climate in Hurghada

Hurghada enjoys a hot desert climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Hurghada is 85°F (ranging from 70°F in january to 95°F in august). Annual rainfall is 1.1in, with a minimum of 0in in july and a maximum of 0.2in in october.
  • In january the climate is favorable. the thermometer goes up to 70°F°C and it rains about 1% of the time in january.
  • From february to may the climate is perfect. The record temperature this month is 99°F and, in may, 0 days of rain are expected.
  • In june the climate is beautiful. The temperature rises to 94°F and you can expect to have 0in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of july and september the climate is just OK. The record temperature this month is 99°F and, in september, 0 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of october the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 79°F.
  • Between november and december the climate is very good. By early evening, the temperature averages 67°F and it rains about 0.2in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Hurghada

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Hurghada: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Hurghada

Find out when Hurghada has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Hurghada

  • Very low season in Hurghada
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, March, May, June and November.
  • Low season in Hurghada
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: February and April.
  • High season in Hurghada
    The number of visitors to Hurghada is high in: July.
  • Peak season in Hurghada
    The largest number of tourists visiting Hurghada is during: August, September, October and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Hurghada month by month

Best time for low prices in Hurghada

Average prices of hotels in Hurghada month by month

Generally, February is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Hurghada. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, August is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price for flights to Hurghada

A return flight between London and Hurghada is generally cheaper if you go in january ($ 197 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 471 more for your airline ticket to Hurghada if you go in august.

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Average price of hiring a car in Hurghada

On average, it costs $ 60 per day to hire a car in Hurghada. This price varies by $ 10 depending on the month. In october, hiring a car costs an average of $ 55 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 65.

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