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.



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)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 75.3 65.8 56.8
Feb 79.9 69.2 59.4
Mar 86.4 74.8 64.7
Apr 95.4 82.7 71.7
May 104.1 90.6 78.6
Jun 105.3 92.9 82.2
Jul 108.6 96.5 87.1
Aug 110.1 97.2 88.2
Sep 105.3 92.4 82.8
Oct 97.8 86 76.2
Nov 87.4 77.7 68.6
Dec 78.5 69.5 60.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 24.1 18.8 13.8
Feb 26.6 20.7 15.2
Mar 30.2 23.8 18.2
Apr 35.2 28.2 22.1
May 40.1 32.6 25.9
Jun 40.7 33.8 27.9
Jul 42.6 35.8 30.6
Aug 43.4 36.2 31.2
Sep 40.7 33.6 28.2
Oct 36.6 30 24.6
Nov 30.8 25.4 20.3
Dec 25.8 20.8 15.8



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.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Yas Island (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 0.4
Feb 0% 0 0.1
Mar 2% 0 0.4
Apr 2% 0 0.6
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0.2
Oct 0% 0 0.2
Nov 1% 0 0.2
Dec 1% 0 0.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 1
Feb 0 0 0.3
Mar 2 0 1
Apr 2 0 1.5
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0.5
Oct 0 0 0.5
Nov 1 0 0.5
Dec 1 0 0.8


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.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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
Jan 56.8%
Feb 49%
Mar 42.4%
Apr 34.4%
May 30.4%
Jun 39%
Jul 38.7%
Aug 37%
Sep 43.1%
Oct 46.1%
Nov 48.9%
Dec 55.4%


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

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 75.2 in June means 75.2% of the tourists vs. January.



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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