Weather in Hurghada, Egypt in January

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January is a warm and extremely dry time for sunbathing in Hurghada. January is a good month for swimming in Hurghada with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Hurghada in the months of May, June, July, October, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for January.

Temperature in Hurghada in January

The average maximum temperature in Hurghada in January is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in Hurghada in January is 17°. The average temperature ranges is 19° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Hurghada in January is 12°. The minimum temperature is 14° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

Sunshine in Hurghada in January

The average day light hours per day in Hurghada in January are 10.6 and there are 7 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Hurghada in January is typically 5 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Hurghada in January

The average sea water temperature in Hurghada in January is 22.2° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Hurghada in January

The average total rainfall in Hurghada in January is 0.1cm and on average there are 0.3 rainy days in January making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Hurghada in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Hurghada in January is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 12° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Hurghada in January is typically 71%. The maximum relative humidity is 70.6% in the previous month and 66.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Hurghada in January is typically 51.9%. The average relative humidity is 52.6% in the previous month and 46.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Hurghada in January

The average maximum wind speed in Hurghada in January is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 32kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Hurghada in January is typically 19kmh. The average wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Hurghada in January is from the North West.

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