Egypt Independent

Rainy weather across most of Egypt for Monday

Meteorologists predict rainy weather across most parts of Egypt on Monday, with a 40 percent chance of light rainfall expected for Greater Cairo.

Moderate to heavy showers are expected on some parts of Lower Egypt (Behaira – Kafr el-Sheikh – Daqahlia) with 50 percent chances of moderate rain.

Moderate rains expected in some other parts (Gharbiya – Menoufia – Sharqiya) with 50 percent chances well.

Moderate to torrential thunderstorms are expected in some areas of the northwestern coasts (Alexandria – Salloum – Matrouh), with chances of rains at approximately 60 percent.

There is a 30 percent chance for light rain in some areas of northern Upper Egypt and the southern Red Sea mountains (Fayoum – Beni Suef – Minya – Halayeb – Shalateen – Ras Banas).

The weather will be moderate across most parts of the country and mild on the northwestern coasts at the daytime.

It will grow colder by night on Cairo, Lower Egypt, northern Upper Egypt, moderately cold on the northern coasts, southern Upper Egypt, and mild in South Sinai.


Maximum temperatures

Alexandria: 24C

Cairo: 25C

Qena: 27C

Aswan and Luxor: 28C


Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be moderate to rough, ranging between two and 2.5 meters in height with northeastern surface winds.

Waves in the Red Sea will be low to moderate, ranging between one and 1.5 meters in height with northwestern surface winds.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm