December weather forecast and climate
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, viewed from above, with a spectacular view of the city skyscrapers and the magnificent Marina yacht port
Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, viewed from above, with a spectacular view of the city skyscrapers and the magnificent Marina yacht port
December is winter in Dubai, and it is the most pleasant time of the year. The warmth and heat are manageable, and so are the sunshine hours that have dropped to averagely eight in a day. Take advantage of the warm waters sea temperature to indulge in swimming and basking in the vast beaches.
This season is also the best time for skydiving above the magnificent city. Take a tour of the desert as the winds are not as dusty with the onset of rain that is reading an average of 5.1mm (0.2").
In December, the humidity is at usual 55%, and the atmosphere is a lot cooler than in summer.
Expect more crowds incoming for the winter vacations since the temperatures are now infinitely tolerable - ranging between 17°C (62.6°F) and 26°C (78.8°F).

What is the average temperature in December in Dubai?

In Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in December, the average high-temperature is 26.2°C (79.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.3°C (61.3°F).
Average temperature in December - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in December: 26.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (41.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 16.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.3°C).

Average humidity in December - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in December: 64%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (65%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (53%).

Average rainfall in December - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in December: 16.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (25mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in December: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (5.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

Average sea temperature in December - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in December: 25.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (21.9°C).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in December: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 8.2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 8.2).

Average UV index in December - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in December: 5

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).

deutscheenglishespañolрусский中文