Best Time for Nile River Cruises

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Nile River Cruises. We created climate tables and charts for the locations of Aswan und Luxor. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Nile River Cruises for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol 5 °C to 41 °C
Average Annual Temperature is between 24.4 °C (Luxor) and 25.9 °C (Aswan)
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Best Time to Visit Nile River Cruises: Overview

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AprilApr
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MayMay
Very hot (average up to 31 °C)
JuneJun
Very hot (average up to 33 °C)
JulyJul
Very hot (average up to 34 °C)
AugustAug
Very hot (average up to 33 °C)
SeptemberSep
Very hot (average up to 31 °C)
OctoberOct
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NovemberNov
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DecemberDec
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Best Time to Visit the Regions

Find the best time to visit the regions (Nile River Cruises) in the following overview.

LocationBest Time to Travel
AswanJanuary, February, March, April, October, November, and December
LuxorJanuary, February, March, April, October, November, and December

Climate Charts Nile River Cruises

In the following, you will find climate charts for the regions.

Furthermore, there are some charts you can use for quick comparison of climate between the regions.

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Aswan

Climate Chart Aswan
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Luxor

Climate Chart Luxor
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Day Temperatures

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Night Temperatures

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Average Temperatures

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Hours of Sunshine per Day

Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Tables Nile River Cruises

In the following, you will find some climate tables for Nile River Cruises, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, and Hours of Sunshine.
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Temperatures, Sunshine in Aswan (Nile River Cruises)

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature21°25°30°35°39°41°41°40°39°35°28°24°
Night Temperature11°14°19°23°26°26°26°24°21°15°11°
Hours of Sunshine10101011111212121010109
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature in Aswan is 25.9 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: July (33.7 °C)
Coldest month: January (14.7 °C)

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, June is the sunniest month with an average of 12.1 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 10.6 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Temperatures, Sunshine in Luxor (Nile River Cruises)

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature23°25°27°35°39°41°41°40°39°35°29°24°
Night Temperature10°16°20°23°24°23°21°17°12°
Hours of Sunshine9101010111212111010109
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature in Luxor is 24.4 °C.

Warmest month: July (32.4 °C)
Coldest month: January (14.2 °C)

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, June is the sunniest month with an average of 11.8 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 10.2 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Popular Activities

More attractions

Aswan: Full-Day Private Tour to Abu Simbel Temples | Aswan: Tour to High Dam, The Obelisk & Philae Temple by Boat | 4-Day Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor | From Aswan: Private Tour to Abu Simbel | Aswan Sound Light Show: Philae Temple | Sound and Light Show at the Karnak Temple Complex | From Luxor to Aswan 5 Day 5 Star Nile Cruise Guided Tour |

Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Aswan
clear sky     clear sky, 5.8 °C
Clouds: 0 %       Wind: 2 mph NNO
Air Pressure: 1003.17 hPa       Humidity: 95 %
Last updated: 21st Jan 2019, 03:24 am
The next days …
21st Jan 201922nd Jan 201923rd Jan 201924th Jan 201925th Jan 201926th Jan 2019
sky is clear6 °C to 23 °Csky is clear7 °C to 24 °Csky is clear8 °C to 24 °Csky is clear13 °C to 29 °Csky is clear14 °C to 29 °Clight rain16 °C to 31 °C
6 °C to 23 °C7 °C to 24 °C8 °C to 24 °C13 °C to 29 °C14 °C to 29 °C16 °C to 31 °C
Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 13 %Clouds: 61 %
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Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Cruises: Regions

Nile River Cruises is part of the holiday destination Cruises. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

Nile River Cruises: Experiences of our Visitors

There are 9 reviews for Nile River Cruises holiday already. Average rating is 4.9 of 5 stars.
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    klaus, 56 years old was there in June

    much too warm 68° in the sun excursions always in the morning,

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    Emilie, 64 years old was there in April

    every day beautiful sunshine, occasionally windy, which was pleasant. Even the nights are pleasant. Occasionally thin waistcoat

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    Elke, 63 years old was there in March

    We were on the Nile for the sixth time
    As always it was nice only the last days were very hot (42°) for March.

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    Daisy, 70 years old was there in July

    very warm and dry. In the evening on the deck of the ship an air like silk. wonderful.

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    Mareile, 70 years old was there in April

    It was a dream to sit outside in the warm evenings. Unfortunately, my husband died in her country at the end of the trip, but I have had a lot of help and nice people around me in the time. My husband loved the country, and maybe he wanted to stay right there.
    I only have good memories

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    Lisa, 45 years old was there in November

    The temperatures were optimal for the visits. It wasn’t too hot and we could just enjoy.

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    traude, 70 years old was there in January

    was 4 times there always jän feb very pleasant until about noon hot ride in 2 weeks again.

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    michael, 65 years old was there in March

    pleasant warm and calm atmosphere on the river. the feeling that time would have stood still

    Weather Rating: 4 stars – Good

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    Steffi, 51 years old was there in May

    Totally thrilled, it was great for me! I love it warm .
    But those who do not tolerate the warmth so well should not choose the summer months! The great tours to the temples and so on are really exhausting

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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