Hurghada
Egypt
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Hurghada, Egypt

Beach shades reflected in water on a calm sunny day in Hurghada, Egypt
Beach shades reflected in water on a calm sunny day in Hurghada, Egypt
December, the first month of the winter, in Hurghada, is still a pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 22.7°C (72.9°F) and 12.5°C (54.5°F).

Temperature

In Hurghada, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops, from a moderately hot 26.8°C (80.2°F) in November, to a pleasant 22.7°C (72.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Hurghada, is 12.5°C (54.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in December is 51%.

Rainfall

In Hurghada, Egypt, in December, during 0.3 rainfall days, 0.9mm (0") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Hurghada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 2 days and collects up to 5.2mm (0.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In December, the average sea temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 24.3°C (75.7°F).

Daylight

The month with the shortest days in Hurghada is December, with an average of 10.4h of daylight.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

The month with the lowest UV index is December, with an average maximum UV index of 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in December in Hurghada?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Hurghada, Egypt, is 22.7°C (72.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 12.5°C (54.5°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Hurghada?

In Hurghada, Egypt, the average relative humidity in December is 51%.

How much does it rain in Hurghada in December?

In Hurghada, Egypt, in December, it is raining for 0.3 days, with typically 0.9mm (0") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in December in Hurghada?

In Hurghada, in December, the average water temperature is 24.3°C (75.7°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 24.3°C (75.7°F) water may be enjoyable.

What is the month with the shortest days in Hurghada?

The month with the shortest days in Hurghada is December, with an average of 10.4h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Hurghada have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Hurghada, Egypt, is 10.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Hurghada?

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in December in Hurghada?

The average sunshine in December in Hurghada, Egypt, is 8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Hurghada?

With an average maximum UV index of 4, December is the month with the lowest UV index in Hurghada, Egypt.

What is the UV index reading in December in Hurghada?

In Hurghada, the average daily maximum UV index in December is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average high temperature in December: 22.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 12.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (26.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11°C).

Average humidity in December - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average humidity in December: 51%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (53%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (41%).

Average rainfall in December - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February, May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average rainfall days in December: 0.3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March, April and December (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average sea temperature in December: 24.3°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).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average daylight in December: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 8h).

Average UV index in December - Hurghada, Egypt
  • Average UV index in December: 4

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).