UAE Resorts

The United Arab Emirates is the country on eastern side of the Arabian Peninsula. It is washed by the Persian Gulf. Majority of the country’s territory is the Rub’ al Khali Desert. Exceptionally dry weather with extreme summer heat is common for UAE. Such climate is considered as arid tropical. Hence majority of the resorts is located on coasts of the Gulf. Rapid development of country’s economy leads to growth of interest among travelers. No wonder that people want to see one of the wealthiest countries that lie in the middle of the desert.


Climate and Seasonality

Dubai

Dubai

Dubai is the heart of the country. There are beaches and skyscrapers of all shapes and sizes. Cultural and financial life of UAE is concentrated in the city. So there are plenty of activities except catching couple of sunburns from merciless Arabian sun.

Dubai Climate by Season

The city has extremely hot and dry desert climate with broad daily ranges of temperature and little precipitation. Between March and May temperature grows from 28 °C (82 °F) to 38 °C (100 °F).Last bit of rain falls in May. In June through September afternoons are as hot as 39-41 °C (102-106 °F) and at overnight lows are 37-30 °C (98 °F-86 °F).

In October some rain appears again and in November temperature drops to 30 °C (86 °F) through a day and 20 °C (68 °F) at night. Average highs of winter are in range of 24-26 °C (75-79 °F) and overnight lows are 14-16 °C (57-61 °F). Most of annual amount of rain falls during winter months and March.

Climate and Seasonality by Month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
18°C
66°F
19°C
67°F
22°C
72°F
25°C
78°F
30°C
85°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34°C
93°F
34°C
94°F
32°C
90°F
28°C
83°F
24°C
75°F
21°C
69°F
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t° - average; ⌘ - excursion;  ⛹ - health

Water Temperature and Seasonality

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
22°C
72°F
22°C
71°F
23°C
73°F
25°C
77°F
29°C
84°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
33°C
91°F
33°C
91°F
33°C
91°F
31°C
88°F
28°C
82°F
25°C
77°F
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t° - average;  ⛱ - beach

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is one of the biggest cities in the country. It occupies an island and divided from mainland by narrow strait around 250 m (820 ft.) wide. Air temperature in the city is usually lower than in its neighborhood due to influence of lush plantations. Massive investments in infrastructure of Abu Dhabi allowed creating of luxurious oasis.

Climate Abu Dhabi by Seasons

Having same desert climate general weather in Abu Dhabi is even hotter and drier than in Dubai. During spring months average high temperature grows from 29 °C (84 °F) to 39 °C (102 °F) and average low rises from 17 °C (62 °F) to 24 °C (75 °F). In June through September average high is above 40 °C (104 °F) and reaches highest point of 43 °C (109 °F) in August. Nighttime averages for this period are between 26 °C (79 °F) and 29 °C (84 °F). Sandstorms are common for this period.

October brings cooling and by November temperature drops to 31 °C (88 °F). Winter afternoons are as warm as 24-26 °C (75-79 °F) and at nights there is 13-16 °C (55-61 °F) with January being the coolest month of a year. Despite season days are really sunny in the city.

Climate and Seasonality by Month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
18°C
66°F
19°C
67°F
22°C
72°F
26°C
79°F
31°C
87°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34°C
93°F
34°C
94°F
32°C
90°F
29°C
84°F
25°C
76°F
21°C
68°F
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t° - average; ⌘ - excursion;  ⛹ - health

Water Temperature and Seasonality

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
21°C
70°F
21°C
70°F
22°C
72°F
26°C
79°F
30°C
86°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
33°C
91°F
34°C
93°F
33°C
91°F
31°C
88°F
27°C
81°F
24°C
75°F
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t° - average;  ⛱ - beach


Fujairah

Fujairah

If Abu Dhabi needed billions of dollars to become comfortable, Fujairah was granted with great conditions by nature itself. Unlike other Emirates there are natural mountains, plenty of vegetation and gorgeous beaches. This is the best destination for those, who are not fond of rumble of big cities.

Climate Fujairah by Seasons

The Fujairah is one of the rainiest Emirates of the country. It is resulted by mountains surrounding the Emirate and direction of prevailing winds. Temperatures are lower comparing to other parts of UAE, but globally weather in Fujairah is still hot. Through spring average high grows from 28 °C (82 °F) to 38 °C (100 °F) and progression of overnight lows follows from 20 °C (68 °F) to 29 °C (84 °F). In June air at afternoon warms up to 39 °C (102 °F), during following months it becomes lower reaching 36 °C (97 °F) in August. Summer nights are as warm as 31 °C (88 °F).

Cooling continues through whole autumn. During the season range of daily averages goes down from 36-29 °C (97-84 °F) to 30-22 °C (86-71 °F). Winter days have 24-27 °C (75 °F-80 °F) and at night there is 17-19 °C (66 °F). Winter is also considered as rainy season for bulk of annual precipitation falls through the season.

Climate and Seasonality by Month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
19°C
67°F
20°C
68°F
23°C
73°F
27°C
81°F
31°C
87°F
33°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34°C
93°F
33°C
91°F
31°C
88°F
28°C
82°F
24°C
75°F
21°C
70°F
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t° - average; ⌘ - excursion;  ⛹ - health

Water Temperature and Seasonality

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
24°C
75°F
23°C
73°F
24°C
75°F
27°C
81°F
30°C
86°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
33°C
91°F
32°C
90°F
32°C
90°F
30°C
86°F
28°C
82°F
25°C
77°F
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t° - average;  ⛱ - beach

Sharjah

Sharjah

Sharjah the third biggest locality in the Emirates. Actually borders of Sharjah and Dubai are merging as a result of development of both cities. It takes only 10 minutes to travel from one city to another by car. Emirate of same name has attractive mountainous region.

Climate Sharjah by Seasons

Naturally the city shares desert climate of neighboring Dubai. During March through May temperature increase from 28 °C (82 °F) to 38 °C (100 °F).With onset of summer precipitation disappears. Four following months are as warm as 39-41 °C (102-106 °F) at afternoon and 37-30 °C (98 °F-86 °F) at night.

Climatic autumn starts in October. By November average daily highs are at mark of 30 °C (86 °F) and nighttime lows are 20 °C (68 °F). Winter range of averages is in range of 24-26 °C (75-79 °F) and overnight lows are 14-16 °C (57-61 °F). Winter months and March comprise the rainiest part of a year.

Climate and Seasonality by Month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
18°C
64°F
19°C
66°F
22°C
71°F
24°C
76°F
28°C
83°F
31°C
87°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
33°C
91°F
34°C
92°F
31°C
88°F
28°C
82°F
24°C
74°F
20°C
68°F
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t° - average;  ⛹ - vacation

Water Temperature and Seasonality

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
22°C
72°F
22°C
72°F
23°C
74°F
25°C
77°F
29°C
84°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
33°C
91°F
33°C
91°F
33°C
91°F
31°C
88°F
28°C
82°F
25°C
77°F
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t° - average;  ⛱ - beach

Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah is situated on northern tip of the country. Water is main local attraction. Bodies of water allowed developing of tourism, agriculture. Taste of fresh exotic fruits worth travel to Ras Al Khaimah. In addition, there are some other attractions such as islands in the Persian Bay or the highest point of UAE.

Climate Ras Al Khaimah by Seasons

The region has pronounced hot ant arid desert climate, but actual amount of precipitation is higher than in some coastal Emirates. Springtime growth of temperature follows from 29 °C (84 °F) in March to 39 °C (102 °F) in May. Nights become warmer too with temperature rising from 15 °C (59 °F) to 22 °C (71 °F). Heat of summertime afternoons reaches 43 °C (109 °F) on average and occasionally even exceeds it. Nights are much cooler with around 25-28 °C (77-82 °F). Summer is completely dry without even a sign of rain.

Autumn brings gradual cooling, though averages of September are similar to summer. Through the season temperature reduces from 40 °C (104 °F) to 31 °C (88 °F) during the day and from 25 °C (77 °F) to 16 °C (61 °F). Winter averages are between 25 °C (77 °F) and 27 °C (80 °F). Average overnight low for the season is 13 °C (55 °F). From December to March, slight precipitation from 22 mm (0.8 ") to 36 (1.4") is possible, which can become a hindrance for a beach holiday.

Climate and Seasonality by Month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
19°C
67°F
20°C
68°F
23°C
73°F
27°C
80°F
30°C
86°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34°C
93°F
34°C
93°F
32°C
90°F
29°C
84°F
25°C
76°F
21°C
70°F
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t° - average; ⌘ - excursion;  ⛹ - health

Water Temperature and Seasonality

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
23°C
73°F
22°C
72°F
23°C
73°F
25°C
77°F
29°C
84°F
32°C
90°F
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Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
33°C
91°F
33°C
91°F
32°C
90°F
31°C
88°F
28°C
82°F
25°C
77°F
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t° - average;  ⛱ - beach