The best times to visit Yas Island for ideal weather are
November 26th to March 18th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Yas Island Travel Guide
Other Yas Island Travel Info
Weather in Yas Island
Average temperatures in Yas Island 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 54th 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 Yas Island, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 110.6°F (43.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 88.8°F (31.6°C) at night.
Yas Island Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Yas Island 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.
Yas Island Perceived Temperature (F)
Yas Island Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Yas Island 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 Yas Island are May, June, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January and early February. For example, on the week of January 29th 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 Yas Island? 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 Yas Island.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Yas Island (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
Yas Island has some comfortably humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is May (30.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (56.8%).
Wind in Yas Island is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by June and February. March’s average wind speed of around 8.2 knots (9.4 MPH or 15.2 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 17 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Yas Island.
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||6.8||Light breeze||12.2||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.1||Gentle breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Mar||8.2||Gentle breeze||14.6||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.9||Gentle breeze||15.4||Significant breeze|
|May||7.9||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Jun||8.2||Gentle breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Jul||7.8||Gentle breeze||14.7||Significant breeze|
|Aug||7.9||Gentle breeze||14.8||Significant breeze|
|Sep||7.3||Gentle breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.7||Light breeze||13.3||Significant breeze|
|Nov||6.6||Light breeze||12.7||Significant breeze|
|Dec||6.6||Light breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Yas Island?
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 Yas Island, 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 Yas Island 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 Yas Island Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 107.4°F (41.9°C) and 82.3°F (27.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow 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 the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Yas Island, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 108.1°F (42.3°C) and 82.1°F (27.8°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 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 Yas Island to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.9°F (28.3°C) and 72.4°F (22.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.
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