Ras Al Khaimah
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Best time to visit Ras Al Khaimah

The best time to visit Ras Al Khaimah in United Arab Emirates is from January through April and November and December. In this period you have a hot temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Ras Al Khaimah is 40°C in July and the lowest is 23°C in January. The average water temperature is between 22°C and 35°C.

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In the table below you can quickly see the average weather per month in Ras Al Khaimah, the monthly temperature or when precipitation is highest. The monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Ras Al Khaimah by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 23 24 28 32 37 39 40 39 37 34 29 25
Water temperature (°C) 22 22 23 28 29 32 35 35 33 31 28 26
Precipitation (mm) 2 3 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 1



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Ras Al Khaimah weather

The weather for Ras Al Khaimah over the next 14 days will be 36°C till 41° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers. The water temperature will be 33°C.

5-day weather forecast Ras Al Khaimah

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Saturday
13 august
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41°C
34°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
S
33°C
9
Sunday
14 august
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39°C
33°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
WSW
33°C
9
Monday
15 august
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39°C
33°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
WSW
33°C
11
Tuesday
16 august
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39°C
31°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SSW
33°C
11
Wednesday
17 august
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40°C
31°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
SE
33°C
11

View the 14 day weather forecast for Ras Al Khaimah


Climate Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah has a desert climate. 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 Ras Al Khaimah is 32° degrees and there is about 17 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 345 days a year with an average humidity of 49% and an UV-index of 7.

Ras Al Khaimah

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 23 24 28 32 37 39 40 39 37 34 29 25
Night temp. (°C) 17 18 21 25 28 30 31 31 29 26 22 18
Water temp. (°C) 22 22 23 28 29 32 35 35 33 31 28 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 2 3 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 1
Days with rain 2 2 3 3 - - - 1 - 1 1 2
Dry days 29 26 28 27 31 30 31 30 30 30 29 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 10 10 11 12 13 12 12 11 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 7 8 8 8 9 8 8 7 6 6

Ras Al Khaimah weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Ras Al Khaimah?

Ras Al Khaimah is located in United Arab Emirates. It lies in a straight line 7,731 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Ras Al Khaimah are:

  • Latitude: 25.789527
  • Longitude: 55.943196

The GPS coordinates are 25° 47' N, 55° 56' E

How long is the flight to Ras Al Khaimah?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Ras Al Khaimah is approximately 10 h. 40 min.

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What are the nearest airports to Ras Al Khaimah?

These are the airports closests to Ras Al Khaimah:

  • Ras Al Khaimah International Airport (20 km)
  • Khasab Air Base (52 km) in Khaşab
  • Sharjah International Airport (67 km) in Sharjah

How many inhabitants does Ras Al Khaimah have?

Ras Al Khaimah has 160,849 inhabitants.

How big is Ras Al Khaimah?

The surface area of Ras Al Khaimah is 115 km².

What is the currency of Ras Al Khaimah?

In Ras Al Khaimah, the United Arab Emirates dirham (AED) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 13 August 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 Ras Al Khaimah?

The area code to call Ras Al Khaimah is +971.