Annual average weather for Marsa Alam, Egypt

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Annual Average Weather for Marsa Alam, Egypt

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 26.3°C (79.4°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. Annually there are on average 0.1 days of rain per month and 8.6 hours of sun per day.

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When is the best time to visit Marsa Alam?

The best months to visit Marsa Alam are April, May, September, October, for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The weather is perfect for sunbathing in the months from April to November when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

The sea is best for swimming between June and November when the sea temperature is above the average 26°C (79°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Can you sunbathe in Marsa Alam year round?

No, you can't sunbathe in Marsa Alam all year round. Some months are too cold for sunbathing, however you might enjoy other beach activities such as taking a walk, going hiking along trails or just enjoying the scenery.

The weather is best for sunbathing in the months from April to November when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

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Can you swim in Marsa Alam year round?

Yes, you can swim in Marsa Alam all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Marsa Alam are found in August when they peak at 30°C (86°F) and lowest in January when they dip to 23°C (74°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between June and November when the sea temperature is above 26°C (79°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

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When is the hottest month in Marsa Alam?

The hottest month in Marsa Alam is August when the average maximum temperature is scorching hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days, though you may want to only go to the beach early or late to avoid the midday sun 36°C (96°F), average temperature is 32°C (90°F) and average minimum temperature is 29°C (84°F).

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When is the coldest month in Marsa Alam?

The coolest month in Marsa Alam is January when the average maximum temperature is 22°C (71°F), average temperature is 18°C (65°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (59°F).

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When is the sunniest month in Marsa Alam?

The sunniest days in Marsa Alam are in April which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In April the sunshine percentage is 79% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 10.1hrs making the days very long and bright.

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When is the least sunny month in Marsa Alam?

January has the least sunshine. In January the sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.1hrs making the days quite long and bright.

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When is the sea the coldest in Marsa Alam?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Marsa Alam are found in January when they dip to 23°C (74°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

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When is the sea the warmest in Marsa Alam?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Marsa Alam are found in August when they peak at 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

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When is the most humid month in Marsa Alam?

The most humid month in Marsa Alam is August with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 18°C (64°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some.

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When is the least humid month in Marsa Alam?

The least humid month in Marsa Alam is January with a dew point of 11°C (51°F) which is very comfortable.

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When is the windiest month in Marsa Alam?

The most windy month in Marsa Alam is June when the average maximum windspeed is 36KM/H (22MPH) and the average wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Marsa Alam

The hottest month in Marsa Alam is August when the average maximum temperature is 36°C (96°F), average temperature is 32°C (90°F) and average minimum temperature is 29°C (84°F).

The coolest month in Marsa Alam is January when the average maximum temperature is 22°C (22°F), average temperature is 18°C (65°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (59°F).

Annual Sunshine for Marsa Alam

The longest days in Marsa Alam are in June, with an average of 13.7 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 10.6 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Marsa Alam are in April which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 79% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 10.1hrs making the days very long and bright.

January has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.1hrs making the days quite long and bright.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in May when it reaches 12.9 and lowest in December when it reaches 5.5.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Marsa Alam

The warmest sea water temperatures in Marsa Alam are found in August when they peak at 30°C (86°F) and lowest in January when they dip to 23°C (74°F).

The sea is best for swimming between June and November when the temperature is above 26°C (79°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Annual Humidity for Marsa Alam

The most humid month in Marsa Alam is August with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 18°C (64°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some.

The least humid month in Marsa Alam is January with a dew point of 11°C (51°F) which is very comfortable.

Annual Wind Speed for Marsa Alam

The most windy month in Marsa Alam is June when the average maximum windspeed is 36KM/H (22MPH) and the average wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH).

The least windy month in Marsa Alam is December when the average maximum windspeed is 27KM/H (17MPH) and the average wind speed is 18KM/H (11MPH).

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