United Arab Emirates

Middle East

Overview

Its everlasting sunshine, endless white sands and turquoise seas have all made the UAE a main attraction for visitors from all over the world and what lures them back time and time again is its unbeatable shopping experiences, superb resorts, exquisite restaurants, spectacular events, intriguing traditional culture, and its safe and welcoming environment.

Since each emirate in the UAE has its own identity and soul, you are guaranteed to find the kind of adventure you are looking for. So if you are a thrill seeker, you can go skydiving or dune bashing in one of the many locations around Dubai. If you are on the look out for some beautiful eye soothing mosaic art, Abu Dhabi is the place you want to visit.  

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Important information

3 Main Attractions: Burj Al Arab, Rub Al Khali, Heritage Village.

Culture Norms: There is no specific dress code in Dubai, and you will see both ends of the spectrum from women who cover themselves from head to toe to those who choose to wear mini skirts, shorts and short dresses.

Prices of Necessities: Bottle of water - 0.3 $, coffee – 4 $, average restaurant meal for 2 persons – 45 $

Emergency Numbers: Police 999, Ambulance 998, Fire Brigade 997

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Precautions

Vaccinations: Make sure you are up-to-date on routine vaccines before every trip. These vaccines include measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine, varicella (chickenpox) vaccine, polio vaccine, and your yearly flu shot.

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Weather conditions

Temperature
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Average High
Temperature (C)
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Average Low
Temperature (C)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
22.8°
24.1°
27.3°
32.2°
37.1°
38.8°
40.4°
40.3°
38.3°
34.9°
30.5°
25.5°
13.1°
14.1°
16.7°
19.7°
23.4°
25.9°
28.6°
29.2°
26.1°
22.1°
17.9°
15.1°
Precipitation
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Average Precipitation (mm)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
14.5
30.0
13.3
7.7
5.2
5.0
5.3
5.0
5.0
5.0
9.3
19.0
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Temperature
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Average High
Temperature (C)
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Average Low
Temperature (C)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
22.8°
24.1°
27.3°
32.2°
37.1°
38.8°
40.4°
40.3°
38.3°
34.9°
30.5°
25.5°
13.1°
14.1°
16.7°
19.7°
23.4°
25.9°
28.6°
29.2°
26.1°
22.1°
17.9°
15.1°
Precipitation
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Average Precipitation (mm)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
14.5
30.0
13.3
7.7
5.2
5.0
5.3
5.0
5.0
5.0
9.3
19.0
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Written by Nathalie Gibri Published on October 25, 2015
My diary is about our Honeymoon trip... Micheal Shaggal and I went on our honeymoon to Thailand (Bangkok, Phuket and PhiPhi island) and Dubai  it was great each country was more than beautif...
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