During September in Egypt, there are plenty of great opportunities for touring, even though temperatures may still be on the higher side. As you plan your journey, be sure to log everything ahead of schedule to guarantee a journey that’s safe, thrilling, and adventurous. This is the perfect time to discover ancient wonders and take in breathtaking views. You can still embrace the tranquility of fewer crowds before the tourist season really picks up and make the most of your travels in Egypt.
What’s the Weather Like in Egypt in September?
After an intense summer, the weather will have slightly cooled down, but still be prepared for a September vacation of moderately high temperatures. This month in urban areas like Cairo and Luxor, the average weather will range between 71°F (22°C) and 93°F (34°C). Sharm El Sheikh will remain a pleasant 87°F (31°C) and Alexandria will enjoy slightly cooler conditions compared to other cities, with daytime highs of 83°F (28°C).
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Our Top Pick for What to Do in September in Egypt
For September, we recommend taking our 3 Day Cairo tour which promises a captivating journey of Egypt’s hidden treasures and ancient artifacts. With moderate weather and guaranteed departures from Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, and the Taba border, this tour is convenient for those traveling in from Israel to Egypt. Cairo will leave you breathless as it’s a city steeped in culture and rich history, from the iconic Pyramids of Giza to Saqqara’s necropolis.