Climate and Average Weather in United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates has an hot desert climate. This means very little rainfall, hot summers and warm winters. Most of the time you will find yourself running from airconditioning to airconditioning. Since winters are mild a lot of tourist will visit Dubai and Abu Dhabi from November until March.

Although rainfall is rare in the Emirates you can find more rain these days because of climate change. However the amounts are still so little that the chance you will encounter a rainy day won't be big.

Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city below you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperatures over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow etc)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

Popular places in United Arab Emirates

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Regions in United Arab Emirates