Amarna, Egypt: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Amarna, Egypt? If you're planning to go to Amarna, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Amarna, Egypt

Based on the climate and weather in Amarna, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Amarna, Egypt by month

January

January for Amarna very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses

February

February in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans

March

March very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans

April

If you are traveling to Amarna in April, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

May

May for Amarna very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

June

Traveling to Amarna in June, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

July

If you go to Amarna in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

August

August in Amarna very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals

September

September for Amarna very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

If you are traveling to Amarna in October, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

November

If you are traveling to Amarna in November, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

December

December for Amarna very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Amarna, Egypt

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Amarna, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Amarna
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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