The climate in Abu Dhabi during December can be summarized as warm and very dry.
December is in the winter in Abu Dhabi and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 26°C (78°F), whilst at night 16°C (60°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||25.8°C 78.4°F|
|Nightly temperature||15.6°C 60.1°F|
|Average temperature||20.7°C 69.3°F|
|Daily sunshine||9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||6 mm 0.2 ins|
|Rainy days||2 days|
|Sea temperature||24.7°C 76.5°F|
|Windspeed||12.2kph 8 mph|
On average December is the 5th wettest month of the year in Abu Dhabi with around 6mm 0.2 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Abu Dhabi in December 2023.
Best places to visit in December
|Hottest month:||August||40.4°C 104.7°F|
|Driest month:||June||0mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||January||23.5°C 74.3°F|
|Wettest month:||February||22mm 0.9ins|