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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|Land Area||995,450 km2|
|Water Area||6,000 km2|
|Total Area||1,001,450km2 (#29)|
|Government Type||Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$1,110.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$12,100|