Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
Water geysers and trees in front of the mighty skyscrapers of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates
The last month of the summer, August, is also a blistering month in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature fluctuating between 42.9°C (109.2°F) and 29.5°C (85.1°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 42.9°C (109.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 29.5°C (85.1°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Abu Dhabi is 63%.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall in Abu Dhabi are January through May, August, November and December.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 33.8°C (92.8°F). The surface water temperatures above 30°C (86°F) are arguably considered as unpleasant for swimming, and any intense water activity, as the refreshing effect of water is missing.

Daylight

In Abu Dhabi, the average length of the day in August is 13h.

Sunshine

In August, the average sunshine in Abu Dhabi is 9.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In August, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Abu Dhabi?

The warmest month in Abu Dhabi is August, with an average high-temperature of 42.9°C (109.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 29.5°C (85.1°F).

What is the temperature in August in Abu Dhabi?

In August, the average high-temperature is 42.9°C (109.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F).

What is the average humidity in August in Abu Dhabi?

In August, the average relative humidity in Abu Dhabi is 63%.

When does it start to rain in Abu Dhabi?

August is the first month it rains in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Throughout August, in the average 0.1 rainfall days, it receives 1.5mm (0.1") of precipitation.

What month is the sea warmest in Abu Dhabi?

With an average sea temperature of 33.8°C (92.8°F), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Abu Dhabi. For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

How warm is the water in August in Abu Dhabi?

In August, the average sea temperature in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, is 33.8°C (92.8°F). The surface water temperatures above 30°C (86°F) are arguably considered as unpleasant for swimming, and any intense water activity, as the refreshing effect of water is missing.

How many hours of daylight does Abu Dhabi have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Abu Dhabi is 13h.

How many hours of sunshine does Abu Dhabi have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi?

Months with the highest UV index in Abu Dhabi are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in August in Abu Dhabi?

In Abu Dhabi, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in August - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in August: 42.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (42.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 29.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.2°C).

Average humidity in August - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in August: 63%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (55%).

Average rainfall in August - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in August: 1.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (21.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0.1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February and March (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in August: 33.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (20.6°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in August: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.9h).

Average UV index in August - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).