The mercury dipped below 20 degrees in the mountainous regions of the UAE showing signs that the winter months are slowly yet steadily on their way. However, today was still a day that brought in humid weather for most of the regions in the country, in spite of lingering clouds in certain areas.
In the interior regions, the mercury may register a drop to up to 21 degrees while the maximum is expected to be about 40 degrees. The coastal regions will have temperatures ranging from 26 to 39 degrees. The cities of Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah were mostly sunny, though cloudy conditions persisted in Al Ain.
Wind speeds could clock up to 38 kph in the interior areas while humid conditions could develop over the coast additionally giving rise to fog and mist. Meanwhile, conditions in the Sea of Oman and the Arabian Sea are as usual slight to moderate.