The main weather in Egypt is hot and dry!
Winter is the best time for a
holiday in Egypt. We toured in late February and found the Cairo
weather pleasantly warm (local people plainly did not as they wore anoraks
- we wore shirts). Luxor and Aswan were as hot as a good English
summer day, except early in the afternoon when the temperature was quite hot.
The Valley of the Kings, near Luxor, was very hot, even at that
time of year.
Hotels, and many other
buidlings in Egypt, are airconditioned so visitors quickly learn
to stay indoors during the hottest temperatures which are in early