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

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

When to go to El Alamein, Egypt

Based on the climate and weather in El Alamein, the best time to go is May. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for El Alamein, Egypt by month

January

January in this region can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses

February

If you go to El Alamein in February, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

March

If you go to El Alamein in March, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece

April

Traveling to El Alamein in April, 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:

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

May

If you are traveling to El Alamein in May, 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:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to El Alamein in July, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August for El Alamein 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:

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

September

September in this region 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:

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

October

October in El Alamein dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for El Alamein dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

December

December is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for El Alamein, Egypt

Here are some general tips on what to wear in El Alamein, 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 El Alamein
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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