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Egyptian Weather

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Egypt's Information

Flag of Egypt
Land Area 995,450 km2
Water Area 6,000 km2
Total Area 1,001,450 km2
Population 94,666,993
Population Density 94.53 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $1,110.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $12,100
Currency Pound (EGP)
Largest Cities
  • Cairo (7,734,614)
  • Alexandria (3,811,516)
  • Al Jizah (2,443,203)
  • Port Said (538,378)
  • Suez (488,125)
  • Al Mahallah al Kubra (431,052)
  • Luxor (422,407)
  • Asyut (420,585)
  • Al Mansurah (420,195)
  • Tanda (404,901)

In Cairo, and along the Nile River Valley, winter high temperatures range from the mid 60's (15°C) to the upper 70's (21°C), while lows drop into the 40s (4°C).

Summers bring highs in the mid-90's (32°C), and lows in the 70's. Rainfall is sparse here, (2-4 inches annually) but sudden showers do cause flooding.

Humidity in Egypt is high throughout the year, and in the interior deserts, summer high temperatures often exceed 100°F (37°C).

Conditions moderate along the Mediterranean coastline, and rainfall increases to about 8 inches annually.

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