Abu Dhabi’s weather

Abu DhabiOver the course of a year, the temperature typically varies from 16°C to 43°C. The summer season lasts from May to September, with an average daily high above 40°C.

What to wear

Lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but something slightly warmer may be needed for the winter months. Be sure to take some sort of jacket or sweater when visiting hotels or the cinema, as the air conditioning can be fierce.

Malls, health clubs and resort facilities are generally more accepting of what's fashionable, but when visiting government offices it is best to cover your shoulders and legs. It is especially recommended that you dress more conservatively during Ramadan.