The Weather in Dubai
Discover the best time of year to travel to the famous emirate city. Find out the weather for different seasons of the year and plan your trip for the ideal moment.
The weather in the United Arab Emirates is subtropical and dry. Rain is a rare occurrence and doesn't follow a regular pattern.
Winter in Dubai
Between December and February, the temperature in Dubai fluctuates between 14ºC and 25ºC which makes it the best time to travel. February is the rainiest month with an average of four wet days.
Summer in Dubai
Summer in Dubai is generally understood to be the period which runs from May to October. During these months the average temperature varies between 25ºC and 40ºC, but can reach a maximum of 48ºC on the hottest days of July and August. The chances of rain are almost non-existent.
The best season to travel to Dubai
If your trip is for tourism and you can choose the date to travel, we recommend booking your holiday during the months of January and February. However, November and December are also good months. From April in Dubai, the temperature starts to become very hot.
The beaches can be enjoyed all year round, although in winter the sea water is not so warm.