Currency in Cairo


Weather And Best Time To Go To Cairo

Location & Climate Of Cairo

Cairo is located at the end of the Nile Valley to the South East of the point when the River Nile is divided into two branches; the Rashid Branch and the Damietta Branch.

Theoretically speaking, Cairo is situated on the East Bank of the Nile; with the city of Giza situated in the West Bank.

Cairo is located 224 kilometers to the South of Alexandria, around 676 kilometers to the North of Luxor, 130 kilometers to the East of Sinai.

The Egyptian capital is 488 kilometers away from Sharm El Sheikh; the famous resort at Southern Sinai and 529 kilometers away from Hurghada situated at the shore of the Red Sea.     

The Weather

Cairo is rather hot in the summer as the average temperature in June ranges from 37 °  as the maximum and 21° as the minimum. While in the winter; during January, the maximum temperature reaches 17 ° and the minimum reaches 6 °.

However, in the summer, the cool breath of the River Nile makes it a good time to visit the capital of Egypt and in the winter, the bright sun of Egypt makes the weather warmer than many places around the world.

Best Time to Go

October 22nd to April 29th