Egypt Independent

Moderate weather across Egypt for Thursday



Meteorologists expect moderate weather along the northern coasts on Thursday with hot, humid weather in Cairo and Lower Egypt, and very hot weather in South Sinai and Upper Egypt.

Temperatures predicted for the following cities are: 31C in Alexandria, 34C in Cairo, 40C in Qena, 41C in Luxor and Aswan.

Mild weather is predicted for most parts of the country at night, with moderate weather in southern Upper Egypt and South Sinai.

Light rain, approximately 20 percent, is predicted in separate areas of Lower Egypt, with morning mists in Cairo, Lower Egypt and the northern coasts.

Winds are expected to be moderate in the Gulf of Suez.

Waves in the Mediterranean Sea will be low to moderate, ranging between one and 1.25 meters in height, with northwestern surface winds. Waves in the Red Sea will be moderate, ranging between 1.25 and 1.75 meters in height, with northwestern surface winds.

Maximum and minimum humidity levels are: 30-85 in Cairo and Lower Egypt, 90-45 on the northern coasts, 70-22 in northern Upper Egypt, and 40-14 in southern Upper Egypt.

Edited translation from Al-Masry al-Youm