United Arab Emirates weather in August

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in August in United Arab Emirates. Is this month a good time to go to United Arab Emirates? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in United Arab Emirates in August?

The weather conditions in United Arab Emirates in August are generally unpleasant. It is a summer month.

During August in United Arab Emirates the average maximum daytime temperatures are very high and range from 41°C (106°F) in Umm Al Quwain to 45°C (113°F) in Al Ain. Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 31°C (87°F) in Al Ain and 29°C (84°F) in Umm Al Quwain. On average, it is the month with the highest temperature of the year in United Arab Emirates. So be prepared and pack summer clothes.

August is a very dry month with an average rainfall of around 0mm (0inch) in Dubai. It is the driest month of the year in Dubai. It is also generally a sunny period with an average of 325 hours of sunshine in Dubai during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in United Arab Emirates.

Where to go in United Arab Emirates in August

Find the average weather conditions in August for the most popular destinations in United Arab Emirates on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in United Arab Emirates

What is the weather like in August for the 5 most popular destinations in United Arab Emirates?

Average weather in Dubai

In August Dubai generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 41°C (107°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 30°C (86°F) and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Dubai
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
41°C / 106°F 
30°C / 86°F 
331 hours 
1mm / 0inch 
1 days 
41°C / 107°F 
30°C / 86°F 
325 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
1 days 
39°C / 102°F 
28°C / 82°F 
309 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
Climate in Dubai

Average weather in Sharjah

In August Sharjah generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 42°C (107°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 28°C (82°F) and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Sharjah
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
42°C / 108°F 
28°C / 82°F 
328 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
42°C / 107°F 
28°C / 82°F 
322 hours 
0.1mm / 0inch 
0 days 
40°C / 103°F 
25°C / 76°F 
302 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
Climate in Sharjah

Average weather in Al Ain

In August Al Ain generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 45°C (113°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 31°C (87°F) and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Al Ain
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
45°C / 113°F 
30°C / 87°F 
6mm / 0.2inch 
45°C / 113°F 
31°C / 87°F 
2mm / 0.1inch 
42°C / 108°F 
28°C / 82°F 
1mm / 0inch 
Climate in Al Ain

Average weather in Umm Al Quwain

In August Umm Al Quwain generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 41°C (106°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 29°C (84°F) and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Umm Al Quwain
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
41°C / 106°F 
29°C / 85°F 
0mm / 0inch 
41°C / 106°F 
29°C / 84°F 
0.3mm / 0inch 
39°C / 102°F 
26°C / 79°F 
0mm / 0inch 
Climate in Umm Al Quwain

Average weather in Abu Dhabi

In August Abu Dhabi generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 43°C (109°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 29°C (84°F) and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Abu Dhabi
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
42°C / 108°F 
28°C / 82°F 
314 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
43°C / 109°F 
29°C / 84°F 
307 hours 
1.5mm / 0.1inch 
0 days 
40°C / 104°F 
26°C / 79°F 
302 hours 
0mm / 0inch 
0 days 
Climate in Abu Dhabi

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Is August the best time to go to United Arab Emirates?

In our opinion August is not the best time to visit United Arab Emirates with commonly unpleasant weather in Dubai.

On average the best time to visit United Arab Emirates is in January, February, March, April, November and December with generally perfect weather in Dubai. The worst months are May, June, July, August and September that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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