August weather forecast
El Gouna, Egypt

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in El Gouna, is also a hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 34.8°C (94.6°F) and 24.5°C (76.1°F).
An excellent water temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) makes August a prime for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 34.8°C (94.6°F).

Rainfall

January through November are months without rainfall in El Gouna, Egypt.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in El Gouna is August, with an average sea temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13h and 5min.
On the first day of August, sunrise is at 5:08 am and sunset at 6:34 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:23 am and sunset at 6:07 pm EET.

Sunshine

In El Gouna, the average sunshine in August is 12h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in August transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What are the warmest months in El Gouna?

Warmest months in El Gouna, Egypt, are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 34.8°C (94.6°F).

What is the driest month in El Gouna?

In El Gouna, rain does not fall in January through November.

What month is the sea warmest in El Gouna?

With an average sea temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater.

How warm is the water in August in El Gouna?

In August, the average sea temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in August in El Gouna?

In El Gouna, Egypt, the average day length in August is 13h and 5min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in August in El Gouna?

On the first day of August in El Gouna, Egypt, sunrise is at 5:08 am and sunset at 6:34 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:23 am and sunset at 6:07 pm EET.

How long on average sun shines in August in El Gouna?

In El Gouna, the average sunshine duration in August is 12h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in El Gouna?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in August in El Gouna?

In August, the average daily maximum UV index in El Gouna, Egypt, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
El Gouna, Egypt

Average temperature in August - El Gouna, Egypt
  • Average high temperature in August: 34.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (34.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 24.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.4°C).

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Average rainfall in August
El Gouna, Egypt

Average rainfall in August - El Gouna, Egypt
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (1mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
El Gouna, Egypt

Average rainfall days in August - El Gouna, Egypt
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are March and May (1 days).
The months with the least rainy days are January, February, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
El Gouna, Egypt

Average sea temperature in August - El Gouna, Egypt
  • Average sea temperature in August: 28.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.3°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
El Gouna, Egypt

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - El Gouna, Egypt
  • Average daylight in August: 13h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 27min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 12h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
The months with the least sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 9).

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Average UV index in August
El Gouna, Egypt

Average UV index in August - El Gouna, Egypt
  • Average UV index in August: 12

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 4).

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