August is the hottest month of the year in Dubai. The temperature and humidity is unbearable for most locals, never mind tourists.
It’s a good month for cheap hotel deals as few people want to visit at this time of year.
Temperature in August
The average temperature in Dubai in August is around 36°C (97°F). In the afternoon temperatures soar to about 41°C (106°F).
Night temperatures of 30°C (86°F) and high humidity mean its not even pleasant to dine outdoors.
Sunrise and Sunset Times
August days are long. The sun rises just before 6 am and sets around 7 pm. A complete list of sunrise and sunset times can be found here.
Going for a swim in the sea won’t have a cooling effect. The sea temperature in August averages 33°C (91°F). Sand on the beach is also roasting. Temperature-regulated swimming pools at hotels may provide a little respite from the heat.
Events in August include:
- Dubai Summer Surprises
The high temperatures and humidity mean outdoor events in August are few and far between.
Average temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and events in other months can be found by following these links (January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November, and December).