After a week of summer-level heat that saw the mercury inch into the high thirties in Cairo, the Egyptian Meteorological Authority has said that the weather will cool this weekend, with highs of 31 degrees Celsius expected in the capital on Saturday.
Temperatures will also decrease in Alexandria and other Mediterranean coastal cities on Friday night and into Saturday.
High temperatures continue to be forecast for Upper Egypt, Lower Egypt and Nile Delta cities, according to the authority’s statement.
High and low temperatures for Friday are as follows:
Upper Egypt: 38-22
Lower Egypt 42-33
North Sinai: 26-22
South Sinai: 34-25