Everything you need to know about visiting Abu Dhabi in May
Abu Dhabi enjoys
The temperature overnight in may bearly dips below 30c so evenings can feel warm and muggy, even if humidity is not too high at this time of year
This year brings with it the special occasions of the holy month of Ramdan followed by Eid
Abu Dhabi weather in May
Abu Dhabi’s average day time maximum temperature in May is 35.5c (95.9F), with highs as much as 45.7c (114.3) and average lows overnight down to 28.3c (82.9F).
In May, not only the air temperatures but the seas tempeartaures signifcantly increase. You should expect sea temperatures on average of 29c (84.2F). The miminum sea temperateure you should expect is 26.7c (81.9F through to maximm of 31.3c (86.5F), you can capture some gorgrous beachy days though by month end, you’ll definitely want to retrest indoors at the peak times of the day.
. Maximum sea temperatures are expected of 25.1c (75.3F) through to a minimum 20.4c (70.6F).
Dubai’s average day time maximum temperature in January is 24.2 976F, with highs as much as 31.8c/89F and overnight lows averaging 14.6c/58F.
Make no mistake, no matter what time of year you visit Abu Dhabi you will still want a hat, sunscreen, and sunglasses – you can find our full packing list tips for Abu Dhabi here.
Weather information sourced from the National Centre of Meteorology Climate Report 2003-2019 for Abu Dhabi Corniche and seatemperature.org
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Before you go… Important things to consider planning a trip to Abu Dhabi
- Pop into our essential planning information page, it includes everything you need to know about getting around Abu Dhabi, a handy guide on what to pack as well as top tips for first-timers on the dos and don’ts, laws, and customs in the UAE.
- Don’t forget to pack your travel insurance!
- Discover the best places to stay in Abu Dhabi, or bag a bargain on your accommodation here: