Marsa Matruh, Egypt: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Marsa Matruh, Egypt? If you're planning to go to Marsa Matruh, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Marsa Matruh, Egypt

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

Important essentials for Marsa Matruh, Egypt

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Marsa Matruh, Egypt by month

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January

January in Marsa Matruh is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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February

February in Marsa Matruh is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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March

If you visit Marsa Matruh during March, you will probably see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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April

If you go to Marsa Matruh in April, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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May

May for Marsa Matruh is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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June

Traveling to Marsa Matruh in June, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

July in this region is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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August

If you vacation in Marsa Matruh during August, you might notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in this region is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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October

October in Marsa Matruh is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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November

November in Marsa Matruh is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

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December

December here is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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