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 22°C and 35°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 temp. (°C) 25 22 24 28 31 33 35 35 35 33 31 27
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 in Abu Dhabi will be 30° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
29°
30° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 7
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
25°
30° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 7
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
27°
30° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 7
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
27°
30° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 7
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
30° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 7
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
29°
30° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 6
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 6
Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 6
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 6
Saturday 6 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
30° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 5
Sunday 7 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
25°
30° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 4
Monday 8 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
26°
30° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Tuesday 9 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4

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) 25 22 24 28 31 33 35 35 35 33 31 27
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 11,021 km from New York.

The coordinates of Abu Dhabi are:

  • Latitude: 24.453884
  • Longitude: 54.3773438

The GPS coordinates are 24° 27' N, 54° 22' E

How long is the flight to Abu Dhabi?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Abu Dhabi is approximately 17 hours.

What are the nearest airports to Abu Dhabi?

These are the airports closests to Abu Dhabi:

  • Abu Dhabi International Airport (28 km) – Abu Dhabi
  • Dubai International Airport (133 km) – Dubai
  • Sharjah International Airport (151 km) – Sharjah

What is the currency of Abu Dhabi?

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

Exchange rates on 27 October 2021

  • 1 United Arab Emirates dirham = 3.67 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.27 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 10 United Arab Emirates dirham = 36.73 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 2.72 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 100 United Arab Emirates dirham = 367.32 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 27.22 United Arab Emirates dirham

What is the area code of Abu Dhabi?

The area code to call Abu Dhabi is +971.