Dubai
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Dubai

The best time to visit in Dubai in United Arab Emirates is from January until June and August until December, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Dubai is 40°C in July and the lowest is 23°C in January. The water temperature is between 23°C and 35°C.

Dubai has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Dubai 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 Dubai by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 23 25 27 31 36 38 40 39 38 34 30 25
Water temperature (°C) 26 23 25 28 31 33 35 35 34 33 31 28
Precipitation (mm) 4 4 9 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 3



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14 day weather forecast Dubai

The weather for Dubai will be 28° till 23° 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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28°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
ZZW
22°C
1
Wednesday
19 january
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24°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
WNW
22°C
1
Thursday
20 january
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24°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
WNW
22°C
1
Friday
21 january
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22°C
16°C
0 mm
0%
13 Bft
WNW
22°C
2
Saturday
22 january
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20°C
14°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
W
22°C
2
Sunday
23 january
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20°C
14°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZW
22°C
2
Monday
24 january
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21°C
15°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WZW
22°C
2
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
25 january
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23°C
15°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
Z
22°C
2
Wednesday
26 january
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24°C
16°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZZW
22°C
2
Thursday
27 january
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22°C
18°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
WZW
22°C
2
Friday
28 january
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22°C
17°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WNW
22°C
2
Saturday
29 january
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23°C
17°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
NO
22°C
2
Sunday
30 january
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23°C
17°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
W
22°C
2
Monday
31 january
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23°C
18°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
W
22°C
2

Climate Dubai

Dubai 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 Dubai is 32° degrees and there is about 29 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 338 days a year with an average humidity of 53% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Dubai

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 23 25 27 31 36 38 40 39 38 34 30 25
Night temp. (°C) 19 20 22 25 29 31 32 32 30 28 24 21
Water temp. (°C) 26 23 25 28 31 33 35 35 34 33 31 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 4 4 9 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 3
Days with rain 3 3 5 3 - - 1 - - 1 2 2
Dry days 28 25 26 27 31 30 30 31 30 30 28 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 8 9 8 8 7 6 6

Dubai weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Dubai? 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 Dubai?

Dubai is located in United Arab Emirates. It lies in a straight line at 3,399 miles from London.

The coordinates of Dubai are:

  • Latitude: 25.258172
  • Longitude: 55.304717

The GPS coordinates are 25° 15' N, 55° 18' E

How long is the flight to Dubai?

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

What are the nearest airports to Dubai?

These are the airports closests to Dubai:

  • Dubai International Airport (4 mi) — Dubai
  • Sharjah International Airport (14 mi) — Sharjah
  • Abu Musa Island Airport (46 mi) — Abū Mūsā

How many inhabitants are there in Dubai?

Dubai has approximately 1,379,000 inhabitants.

How big is Dubai?

The area of Dubai is around 399 mi².

What is the currency of Dubai?

In Dubai 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 Dubai?

The area code to call Dubai is +971.