Last Update 22:6
Thursday, 17 October 2019

Rain forecast for Cairo, northern Egypt on Wednesday

The Mediterranean coast and in the Nile Delta will continue to see rains through Friday

Ayat Al Tawy , Wednesday 19 Dec 2018
Vehicles drive during rush hour over El Sayeda Aisha Bridge near Al-Qalaa Square in Cairo, Egypt, December 5, 2018 (Photo: Reuters)
Views: 3679
Views: 3679

Rain is forecast for Cairo and some other parts of the country on Wednesday, with temperatures expected to hit lows of 12-14 degrees Celsius.

Cairo, cities on the Mediterranean, and some parts of the Nile Delta region will see rain, the Egyptian Meteorologist Authority said on its official website.

The Delta and the coast will also get rain on Thursday, although the capital should remain dry, and the wet weather will continue on Friday on the north coast, around Alamein.

Temperatures are forecast to remain steady over the next two days, with highs of 19 degrees and lows of 14 in Cairo and the Nile Delta governorates.

Alexandria is expected to see highs of 19 degrees and lows of 13.

The popular Red Sea resort cities of Hurghada and Sharm El-Sheikh will be slightly warmer, with highs of 22 degrees and lows of 16.

The northern part of Upper Egypt--which includes the govenorates of Minya, Fayoum and Beni Suef--will be the coldest, with lows predicted to hit 9 degrees.


Short link:


Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.

© 2010 Ahram Online.