Seasons in UAE

United Arab Emirates is a country situated in the eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia. The UAE is composed of 7 emirates. Each emirate ruled by absolute monarchy, so it is as a small country.

UAE is a unique country with the strictest laws, but open to friendship with other countries at the same time. Now, literally in some years in the territory of the United Arab Emirates desert the most modern city with a complex infrastructure including interchanges powerful and never seen tallest skyscrapers rose so quickly like sand castles. All these features attracts tourists from all over the world. Given that climate in the UAE is not a simple, subtropical and arid with very rare rainfall, the cities in the UAE become the centers of world trade and attract the attention of many global events such as the Formula 1 championship.


Weather and Climate

Spring in UAE

Spring in the UAE is not such as in many other countries, especially if you will compare it with European continent. If the rainfall season passes, which is typical of the Middle East, in the winter, the spring begins with the dryness. In March, the temperature, by local standards is not high, the average +28 ° C with occasionally may even be intermittent rain, though not more than 2-3 times a month. But since April, begins the season of extreme temperatures, when the heat begins to increase, glowing every day more than +31 ° C. By May the thermometer is already consistently above the level +35 ° C reaching up to +39 ° C and above.

The climate of the spring months

(Abu Dhabi)

March
Max average t°: +28 °C (82.4 °F)
Min average t°: +17 °C (62.6 °F)
Sundial in the day: 8 hours
Rainy days: 1 day
Precipitation: 10 mm (0.4")
April
Max average t°: +31 °C (87.8 °F)
Min average t°: +19 °C (66.2 °F)
Sundial in the day: 10 hours
Rainy days: 3 days
Precipitation: 30 mm (1.2")
May
Max average t°: +34 °C (93.2 °F)
Min average t°: +22 °C (71.6 °F)
Sundial in the day: 11 hours
Rainy days: 1 day
Precipitation: 3 mm (0.1")

Spring holidays

May 5 - Al Isra'a Wal Mi'raj - Ascension Day

Summer in UAE

With the arrival of summer weather conditions almost does not change, the heat begins to rise until very extreme elevations +42 ° C, sometimes rising even higher. Summer in the UAE is the most difficult time of the year. Uncovered and exposed parts of the body are not good idea on the open air, cause even naked shoulders are instantly get heat stroke. It is necessary to drink as much water as possible. Such difficult climate situation is complicated by dust storms, hot sand thet the wind brings from deserts. In mid-summer daytime temperatures reach their maximum, and most record temperatures were fixed in July 27, 2012 year, when the temperature has reached the level of +48,5 ° C. In August, when the European summer goes to its end, in UAE begins the time of the hottest days, when the average temperature is +42 ° C every day without exceptions..

The climate of the summer months

(Abu Dhabi)

June
Max average t°: +36 °C (96.8 °F)
Min average t°: +24 °C (75.2 °F)
Sundial in the day: 11 hours
Rainy days: 0 days
Precipitation: 0 mm (0")
Jule
Max average t°: +38°C (100.4°F)
Min average t°: +28 °C (82.4 °F)
Sundial in the day: 11 hours
Rainy days: 0 days
Precipitation: 0 mm (0")
August
Max average t°: +39°C (102.2 °F)
Min average t°: +28 °C (82.4 °F)
Sundial in the day: 10 hours
Rainy days: 0 days
Precipitation: 0 mm (0")


Summer holidays

June 20 – June Al Solstice

July 7 - Eid Al Fitr

Autumn in UAE

Autumn is not much different from the summer, except that the average temperature starts to decline slightly. Temperature in September is +39 ° C, in October is +36 ° C at the fact that the sea is still very warm, almost hot with a water temperature +32 ° C. The long-awaited coolness comes in November, if we can say “coolness” about the Middle East climate. The temperature is going down to the level +31 ° C. From this month begins the soft time to travel to this amazing country. 

The climate of the autumn months

(Abu Dhabi)

September
Max average t°: +39°C (102.2 °F)
Min average t°: +28 °C (82.4 °F)
Sundial in the day: 10 hours
Rainy days: 0 days
Precipitation: 0 mm (0")
October
Max average t°: +34 °C (93.2 °F)
Min average t°: +21 °C (69.8 °F)
Sundial in the day: 10 hours
Rainy days: 0 days
Precipitation: 0 mm (0")
November
Max average t°: +29 °C (84.2 °F)
Min average t°: +18 °C (64.4 °F)
Sundial in the day: 8 hours
Rainy days: 2 days
Precipitation: 17 mm (0.7")

Autumn holidays

September 10 – Arafat Day

September 11 – Eid Al Adha

October 2 – Al Hijri – Islamic New Year

November 30 – Commemoration Day

Winter in UAE

Winter in the Middle East is not winter, but rather the very summer. In December, the average temperature is +26 ° C, slightly lowered to +24 ° C +22 ° C to January-February. The sea is still warm and affectionate with a water temperature +23 ° C. In the winter falls season begins, falls are not often, only 2 times a month, but sometimes there are short-lived and strong rains. Winter in UAE is the most moderate and familiar for tourists from the countries of the northern continents. By the way, in the cities Abu Dhabi, Dubai of United Arab Emirates an unusual sight can be seen - the sand and camel rider on the background with the highest skyscrapers in most modern architecture in the world.

The climate of the winter months

(Abu Dhabi)

December
Max average t°: +25 °C (77 °F)
Min average t°: +14 °C (57.2 °F)
Sundial in the day: 8 hours
Rainy days: 2 days
Precipitation: 20 mm (0.8")
January
Max average t°: +23 °C (73.4 °F)
Min average t°: +13 °C (55.4 °F)
Sundial in the day: 7 hours
Rainy days: 3 days
Precipitation: 40 mm (1.6")
February
Max average t°: +24 °C (75.2 °F)
Min average t°: +14 °C (57.2 °F)
Sundial in the day: 8 hours
Rainy days: 1 day
Precipitation: 6 mm (0.2")

Winter holidays

 

December 2 – UAE National Day

December 12 – Prophet Mohammad’s (PBUH) Birthday

January 1 – New Year’s Day