Abu Dhabi
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Abu Dhabi

The best time to visit in Abu Dhabi in United Arab Emirates is from January until June and September until December, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Abu Dhabi is 40°C in July and the lowest is 24°C in January. The water temperature is between 20°C and 40°C.

Abu Dhabi has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Abu Dhabi or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Abu Dhabi by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 24 25 28 32 37 39 40 40 38 35 30 25
Water temperature (°C) 20 22 27 33 36 38 40 38 36 31 28 24
Precipitation (mm) 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 1



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14 day weather forecast Abu Dhabi

The weather for Abu Dhabi will be 24° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
18 january
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24°C
22°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
WNW
21°C
1
Wednesday
19 january
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22°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
NW
21°C
1
Thursday
20 january
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21°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
NW
21°C
1
Friday
21 january
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21°C
17°C
0 mm
0%
14 Bft
NW
21°C
2
Saturday
22 january
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19°C
18°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
NW
21°C
2
Sunday
23 january
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20°C
18°C
0 mm
0%
8 Bft
NW
21°C
2
Monday
24 january
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21°C
19°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
NW
21°C
2
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
25 january
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21°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
NW
21°C
2
Wednesday
26 january
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21°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
WZW
21°C
2
Thursday
27 january
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22°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
Z
21°C
2
Friday
28 january
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23°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ONO
21°C
2
Saturday
29 january
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23°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
O
21°C
2
Sunday
30 january
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21°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
9 Bft
NW
21°C
2
Monday
31 january
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20°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
Z
21°C
2

Climate Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Abu Dhabi is 33° degrees and there is about 13 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 351 days a year with an average humidity of 51% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Abu Dhabi

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 24 25 28 32 37 39 40 40 38 35 30 25
Night temp. (°C) 18 19 22 26 29 31 33 33 31 28 24 21
Water temp. (°C) 20 22 27 33 36 38 40 38 36 31 28 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 1
Days with rain 1 1 2 3 - - - 1 - - 1 2
Dry days 30 27 29 27 31 30 31 30 30 31 29 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 10 10 11 12 13 12 12 10 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 7 8 8 9 9 9 8 7 6 6

Abu Dhabi weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Abu Dhabi? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Abu Dhabi?

Abu Dhabi is located in United Arab Emirates. It lies in a straight line at 3,400 miles from London.

The coordinates of Abu Dhabi are:

  • Latitude: 24.466667
  • Longitude: 54.366667

The GPS coordinates are 24° 28' N, 54° 22' E

How long is the flight to Abu Dhabi?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Abu Dhabi is approximately 7 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Abu Dhabi?

These are the airports closests to Abu Dhabi:

  • Abu Dhabi International Airport (18 mi) — Abu Dhabi
  • Dubai International Airport (83 mi) — Dubai
  • Sharjah International Airport (94 mi) — Sharjah

How many inhabitants are there in Abu Dhabi?

Abu Dhabi has approximately 603,492 inhabitants.

How big is Abu Dhabi?

The area of Abu Dhabi is around 19 mi².

What is the currency of Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi the United Arab Emirates dirham (AED) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 18 January 2022

  • 1 British pound = 4.87 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 1 United Arab Emirates dirham = 0.21 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 486.89 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 100 United Arab Emirates dirham = 20.54 British pound

What is the area code of Abu Dhabi?

The area code to call Abu Dhabi is +971.