Ra’s al Khaymah weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Ra’s al Khaymah

The best time to visit the region in Ra’s al Khaymah in United Arab Emirates is from January until June and August until December, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ra’s al Khaymah is 40°C in July and the lowest is 23°C in January.

Ra’s al Khaymah has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Ra’s al Khaymah 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 weather Ra’s al Khaymah 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
Precipitation (mm) 2 3 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 1

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14 day weather forecast Ra’s al Khaymah

The weather for in Ra’s al Khaymah will be 40° till 36° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
40°
29°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 3
Friday 17 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
28°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 9
Saturday 18 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
28°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 10
Sunday 19 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
27°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9
Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
27°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
37°
26°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 9
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
26°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 9

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
26°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 9
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
39°
28°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 8
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
38°
26°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
28°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 5
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
37°
29°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 6
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
36°
27°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
24°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 6

Climate Ra’s al Khaymah

The region Ra’s al Khaymah 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 Ra’s al Khaymah 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.

Climate table of Ra’s al Khaymah

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
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

Ra’s al Khaymah weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Ra’s al Khaymah? 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 Ra’s al Khaymah?

The region Ra’s al Khaymah is located in United Arab Emirates. It lies in a straight line at 7,731 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Ra’s al Khaymah are:

  • Latitude: 25.789527
  • Longitude: 55.943196

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

How long is the flight to Ra’s al Khaymah?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Ra’s al Khaymah is approximately 10 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in Ra’s al Khaymah?

These are the largest airports in Ra’s al Khaymah:

What is the currency of Ra’s al Khaymah?

In Ra’s al Khaymah the United Arab Emirates dirham (AED) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 United Arab Emirates dirham = 0.24 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 4.20 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 10 United Arab Emirates dirham = 2.38 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 42.00 United Arab Emirates dirham
  • 100 United Arab Emirates dirham = 23.82 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 420.04 United Arab Emirates dirham

What is the area code of Ra’s al Khaymah?

The area code to call Ra’s al Khaymah is +971.