The hottest month in Hurghada is August when the average maximum temperature is 38°, average temperature is 33° and average minimum temperature is 28°.
The coolest month in Hurghada is January when the average maximum temperature is 23°, average temperature is 17° and average minimum temperature is 12°.
The longest days in Hurghada are in June, with an average of 13.9 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 10.4 hours of daylight per day.
The sunniest days in Hurghada are in June which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 11.5 hours of sunshine per day, making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days. January has the least sunshine with an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day, making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.
The ultraviolet index is the highest in July when it reaches 12.7 and lowest in December when it reaches 4.7.
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.
The warmest sea water temperatures in Hurghada are found in August when they peak at 29° and lowest in January when they dip to 22°.
The sea is best for swimming between May and December when the temperature is above 26° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.
The wettest month in Hurghada is March with 0.7cm of rain and January has the most days of rain with 0.3 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.
The driest month in Hurghada is February with 0cm of rain and the least days of rain with 0 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.
The most humid month in Hurghada is August with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 21° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach.
The least humid month in Hurghada is January with a dew point of 11° which is very comfortable.
The most windy month in Hurghada is June when the average maximum windspeed is 39kmh and the average wind speed is 24kmh.
The least windy month in Hurghada is November when the average maximum windspeed is 30kmh and the average wind speed is 19kmh.