Rafā‘
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Rafā‘

The best time to visit Rafā‘ in United Arab Emirates is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Rafā‘ is 36°C in June and the lowest is 23°C in January.

Rafā‘ has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Rafā‘ or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Rafā‘ weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 23 24 26 30 35 36 36 35 34 32 28 24
Precipitation (mm) 4 8 14 7 0 0 0 2 0 19 7 4



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Rafā‘ weather

The Rafā‘ weather for will be 39° till 46° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day. The water temperature is 30°C.

Rafā‘ 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Sunday
22 may
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44°C
30°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SE
30°C
1
Monday
23 may
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39°C
27°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
SE
30°C
11
Tuesday
24 may
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44°C
27°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WSW
30°C
11
Wednesday
25 may
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45°C
29°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
W
30°C
11
Thursday
26 may
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44°C
27°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
WNW
30°C
11


Climate Rafā‘

Rafā‘ has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Rafā‘ is 30° degrees and there is about 65 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 335 days a year with an average humidity of 57% and an UV-index of 7.

Rafā‘

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 23 24 26 30 35 36 36 35 34 32 28 24
Night temp. (°C) 19 20 22 26 30 31 32 31 30 28 24 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 4 8 14 7 0 0 0 2 0 19 7 4
Days with rain 3 3 4 5 1 - 1 - 1 2 3 3
Dry days 28 25 27 25 30 30 30 31 29 29 27 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 10 10 12 12 12 12 12 11 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 7 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 6 6

Rafā‘ weather by month

What is the average Rafā‘ weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Rafā‘?

Rafā‘ is located in United Arab Emirates. It lies in a straight line at 7,712 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Rafā‘ are:

  • Latitude: 25.347006
  • Longitude: 56.350141

The GPS coordinates are 25° 20' N, 56° 21' E

How long is the flight to Rafā‘?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Rafā‘ is approximately 10 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Rafā‘?

These are the airports closests to Rafā‘:

  • Sharjah International Airport (84 km), Sharjah
  • Khasab Air Base (92 km), Khaşab
  • Dubai International Airport (100 km), Dubai

How big is Rafā‘?

The area of Rafā‘ is around 611 km².

What is the currency of Rafā‘?

In Rafā‘ the United Arab Emirates dirham (AED) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 May 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.24 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 1 United Arab Emirates dirham = 4.20 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 23.82 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 100 United Arab Emirates dirham = 420.04 South African rand

What is the area code of Rafā‘?

The area code to call Rafā‘ is +971.