Heat Wave

Prepare for rising temperatures, dusty winds in Cairo and major areas next week

Fri, 19 Apr 2024 - 03:52 GMT

Starting from Tuesday, it's time to grab your cap and opt for a cotton t-shirt as temperatures are set to increase across Egypt, including the capital city of Cairo.

Scorching heatwave to linger across much of Egypt till end of July

Sat, 22 Jul 2023 - 01:17 GMT

She attributed the rise in feels-like temperatures to elevated levels of humidity, advising citizens to avoid exposure of sun rays from 12 to 4:00 p.m., to wear light cotton clothing and to drink plenty of water and juices.

Beat the Heat: Your Guide to Avoiding Heat Stroke this Summer

Mon, 17 Jul 2023 - 05:33 GMT

Here is how to stay cool, hydrated, and keep the heat at bay

Temperature degrees continue to rise Monday as heat wave hits Egypt

Mon, 17 Jul 2023 - 09:53 GMT

Citizens are advised to hydrate and remain cool as the country is witnessing increase in temperature degrees this week.

Egypt witnesses very hot, humid weather until Saturday

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 11:48 GMT

The Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) revealed that a very hot and humid weather will prevail during the day across the country starting Monday, and util next Saturday.

Egypt witnesses high humidity levels due to India’s seasonal depression: EMA

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 12:58 GMT

EMA said that the rise in humidity levels is affected by India’s seasonal depression, which increases the perceived temperature.

Scorching heat wave to hit Egypt as of Tuesday due to India’s seasonal depression: EMA

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 01:20 GMT

Egypt will be affected by India’s seasonal depression, which will lead to a scorching heat wave.

Egypt witnesses sharp rise in temperature by 9 degrees, peaking on Sunday

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 12:50 GMT

The authority warned the temperature degrees are expected to rise Sunday, which sees the peak of the hot weather, by 9 degrees, where Cairo records highs of 39 degrees.

Egypt sees sharp decline in temperature after week-long heat wave

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 10:29 GMT

The temperature is expected to decrease by six degrees Celsius.

Heat wave to hit Egypt on Monday only; Cairo records 34°C

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 02:26 GMT

There will be a rise in temperature, and a warm weather seen in Cairo, Lower Egypt, Northwestern Coast with moderate winds.

Heat wave to hit Egypt; Cairo records 39°C

Sat, 30 May 2020 - 10:09 GMT

Cairo is expected to record highs of 35°C on Monday, 36°C on Tuesday and 39°C on Wednesday.

Heat wave hits Egypt, temperature records highs of 37°C

Sat, 09 May 2020 - 10:51 GMT

A heat wave will hit the country as of Monday, with the temperature degrees will increase by four degrees Celsius.

Heat wave causes fire at Sharm al-Sheikh old market

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 01:13 GMT

Civil defense forces have managed to manage a fire that broke out at the old market in Sharm al-Sheikh due to an extreme heat wave that hit its highest peak on Thursday.

Egyptian State on alert for heat wave's peak Thursday

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 11:45 GMT

The Egyptian Meteorological Authority expected the temperature to reach 45 degrees Celsius in Cairo and many other governorates.

Experts warn of blistering heat wave; temperature to hit 44°C

Mon, 20 May 2019 - 11:04 GMT

Meteorological experts said that the country will witness another scorching heat wave as of Tuesday and will last until the weekend, with peak temperature hitting 44°C.

Stay safe on Ramadan hot days: Here are some tips

Wed, 15 May 2019 - 12:39 GMT

As weather experts warned of a heat wave hitting the country, raising the temperature degrees to highs of 40°C and 42°C on Wednesday and Thursday, citizens are advised to avoid heat-related illness during the fasting hours of Ramadan.

Heat wave peaks in Cairo Wednesday, Thursday; hits 40°C

Tue, 14 May 2019 - 10:00 GMT

Temperature degrees will continue to rise across Egypt amid a scorching heat wave hitting the country, and is expected to peak on Wednesday and Thursday, recording 40°C.

Gradual decline in temperature on Friday; rains expected

Thu, 24 May 2018 - 02:27 GMT

Egypt will witness a gradual decline in temperatures on Friday; the North Coast will witness mild weather and Cairo will witness hot weather

et Tips: How to put up with heat waves

Tue, 01 May 2018 - 08:59 GMT

Egypt Today presents a handy guide for staying cool in the hot weather.

Egypt weather cools as scorching heatwave ends

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 09:30 GMT

Egypt is set to witness milder weather in the upcoming two days, with temperatures likely to fall by up to 15 degrees.