Egypt Independent

Hot, humid weather for Egypt on Thursday



Meteorologists predict hot, humid weather for Thursday during the daytime in Cairo and Lower Egypt, with moderate temperatures on the northern coasts, north of Upper Egypt, and very high temperatures on Upper Egypt.

By nightfall the weather will become milder nationwide, with moderate temperatures for Upper Egypt.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are: 32C in Alexandria, 38C in Cairo, 40C in Qena and Luxor, and 41C in Aswan.

Mists are anticipated to cover Cairo, Lower Egypt, and the northern coasts during the daytime.

Winds are predicted to be moderate in Cairo and Lower Egypt and active on South Sinai, disrupting maritime navigation on Gulf of Suez.

Minimum and maximum humidity levels are Cairo and Lower Egypt 35-75 percent, the northern coasts 45-88 percent, northern Upper Egypt 25-65 percent, and southern Upper Egypt 18-35 percent.

A low pressure area from India will affect Egypt.

Waves in the Mediterranean will be light to moderate, ranging between one and 1.5 meters in height, while waves in the Red Sea will be moderate, ranging between 1.5 to two meters, with northwestern surface winds over both seas.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm