Dubai
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May 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
Rainfall in May is very minimal, if any. Furthermore, expect the wind to blow at an average speed of 16.6km/h (10.3mph) carrying dust and sand as air is a little drier than usual. The humidity reads 47% signaling the approach of the dry season.
Most notably, weather gets hotter than in the previous months. Temperatures rise averaging between 26°C (78.8°F) and 39°C (102.2°F), and as the clouds are minimal, this is an interval to endure for a few sunburns under the blazing sun.

What is the temperature in May in Dubai?

In Dubai, in May, the average high-temperature is 37.6°C (99.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.6°C (76.3°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 49.1°C (120.4°F).

What is the least humid month in Dubai?

May is the least humid month in Dubai, with an average relative humidity of 53%.

What is the average humidity in May in Dubai?

The average relative humidity in May in Dubai is 53%.

What is the last month it rains in Dubai?

May is the last month it rains in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. During 0.3 rainfall days, in May, Dubai aggregates 0.4mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Dubai?

In Dubai, in May, the average water temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in May in Dubai?

In May, the average length of the day in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dubai have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Dubai is 11.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Dubai?

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

How high is the UV index in May in Dubai?

In Dubai, United Arab Emirates, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in May: 37.6°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 May: 24.6°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 May - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average humidity in May: 53%

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

Average rainfall in May - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in May: 0.4mm

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 May - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in May: 0.3 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 May - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in May: 28.8°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 May / Average sunshine in May - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in May: 13.4h

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 May: 11.1h

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 May - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Average UV index in May: 12

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).