The best times to visit Al Ain for ideal weather are
November 12th to March 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Al Ain Travel Guide
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Weather in Al Ain
Average temperatures in Al Ain vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 56th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Al Ain, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 112.7°F (44.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 88.9°F (31.6°C) at night.
Al Ain Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Al Ain Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Al Ain Perceived Temperature (F)
Al Ain Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Al Ain Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Al Ain are May, July, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late March with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of March 26th.
When can you find snow in Al Ain? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Al Ain.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Al Ain (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Al Ain has some comfortably humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is May (14.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (44.7%).
Wind in Al Ain is usually calm. The windiest month is August, followed by July and March. August’s average wind speed of around 6.7 knots (7.7 MPH or 12.4 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early September where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Al Ain.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||5||Light breeze||8.9||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.1||Light breeze||10.9||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||5.9||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|May||5.5||Light breeze||11.6||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||6||Light breeze||11.4||Significant breeze|
|Jul||6.6||Light breeze||11.4||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||6.7||Light breeze||11.5||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.1||Light breeze||11.2||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||5.6||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.1||Light breeze||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||5||Light breeze||8.9||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Al Ain?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the United Arab Emirates; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 03, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Al Ain, the United Arab Emirates is January, followed by December and September. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Al Ain in June. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Al Ain Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 109.6°F (43.1°C) and 84.9°F (29.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are extremely hot. These months see moderate precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Al Ain, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 107.7°F (42.1°C) and 81.2°F (27.3°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Al Ain to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 84.9°F (29.4°C) and 71.6°F (22°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.
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