Depending on the time of year, you may find that the weather in Sharm
El Sheikh will be much what you would expect from a desert region. Even
in the hottest months, you are sure to enjoy spending time boating on
the Red Sea, or taking flights to other parts of the Egypt and the
As may be expected, if you are looking to enjoy certain
some months will be more suitable than others.
If you are primarily interested in scuba diving and cruises, you may
want to visit from April through October. That said, it is important to
take along plenty of sunblock, as the daylight lasts for 15 hours
during this time of year. You should also make sure that you bring
along plenty of water on your outings, so that you do not have to worry
about becoming dehydrated. Regardless of the time of day, you are sure
to enjoy spending some time cooling off in the water, as well as
working on a perfect tan.
Most people prefer the fall and winter months in Sharm El Sheikh.
During this time of year, you will still be able to enjoy many
different kinds of aquatic activities. At the same time, it
is much easier to take part in activities that focus on living and
travelling in the desert. In particular, if you are looking
to capture pictures of desert flowers in bloom, this is the only time
of year when the region receives rain. Without a question, this
experience alone will make your visit to Sharm El Sheikh memorable for
years to come.
Since the winter months only get about 9 hours of sunlight, you may
also feel this is the best time to visit and enjoy the night time
attractions. Many people also feel that waters of the Red Sea offer the
best visibility during this time of year. Therefore, if you are
interested in underwater photography, or diving for a particular
purpose, the fall and winter months may be best for you.
Even though Sharm El Sheikh weather includes wide fluctuations between
day and night, it is not as extreme as in Cairo, or other parts of
Egypt. In most cases, there will be at least some type of breeze to
help cool you off during the daylight hours. At the same time, you will
not be exposed to the numbing humidity that makes cooler climates far
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