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Dubai Weather in December, Dubai


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Dubai Averages December

  • What is Average Temperature?
    The average high temperature and the average low temperature for that month, on a daily basis, divided by 2 equals the average temperature for that month


  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    High Temperature

  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    Low Temperature

  • What is Average Day Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunrise and sunset

    Day Temperature

  • What is Average Night Temperature?
    The average temperature recorded between sunset and sunrise

    Night Temperature

  • What is Average Sea Temperature?
    Average daily sea temperatures and divided by the number of days in the month. Sea Temperatures are taken from buoys, ships and even satellites can calculate sea temperature based on energy that is radiated from the sea's surface

    Sea Temperature

  • What are Average Daily Sunshine Hours?
    Total sunshine hours for the month, divided by the number of days in the month. Sunshine hours are taken with a sunshine recorder, either a Campbell-Stokes recorder or an Eppley Pyreheliometer

    Sunshine Hours

    8 hours
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall Days

    4 days
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years


    20 mm

Dubai Daily Averages December

December, 2024

1 Avg 24º 75º
2 Avg 24º 75º
3 Avg 24º 75º
4 Avg 23º 73º
5 Avg 24º 75º
6 Avg 24º 75º
7 Avg 23º 73º
8 Avg 22º 72º
9 Avg 23º 73º
10 Avg 23º 73º
11 Avg 22º 72º
12 Avg 22º 72º
13 Avg 22º 72º
14 Avg 23º 73º
15 Avg 22º 72º
16 Avg 22º 72º
17 Avg 21º 70º
18 Avg 21º 70º
19 Avg 22º 72º
20 Avg 22º 72º
21 Avg 22º 72º
22 Avg 21º 70º
23 Avg 22º 72º
24 Avg 22º 72º
25 Avg 22º 72º
26 Avg 21º 70º
27 Avg 21º 70º
28 Avg 21º 70º
29 Avg 21º 70º
30 Avg 21º 70º
31 Avg 21º 70º
Avg Historical Daily Average

What's The Weather Like in Dubai in December?

Is It Good To Go To Dubai In December?

With its hot and dry desert climate, it's never cold in Dubai, even in winter. Dubai in December is hot and dry with almost no rain. And with eight hours of sunshine a day you'll have plenty of daylight to explore this exciting city.

What's Dubai Like At Christmas?

The promise of a sunny Christmas Day makes Dubai a popular winter sun destination, especially considering the UK temperatures for the same month. And with sea temperaturea very warm 23°C it's perfect for a swim on one of Dubai's pristine beaches.

Dubai Dress Code

But remember to follow Dubai's dress code by opting for modest beachwear - shorts are fine for men and one-piece swimming costumes and regular bikinis are fine for women. Remember to cover up before you leave the sand.

Is It Hot In Dubai In December?

Temperatures range from 16°C with highs of 26°C, with an average of 21°C. 

Is It Humid In Dubai In December?

Rain in December is extremely low with an average of 20mm.  Humidity levels in December vary from a comfortable 39% to a very humid 90%, rarely dropping below a dry 20% or as high as 100%.

Is It Windy In Dubai In December?

Winds rarely rise above light to moderate breezes in December.

Check out the current weather forecast for Dubai here.

Dubai Hotels in December

Capitol Hotel

The 4* Capitol Hotel offers rooms with floor to ceiling windows from which to view the fireworks for around £68 per night. However, expect this rate to soar over New Years, especially for last minute bookings.

Ibis Al Rigga

The Ibis Al Rigga is an affordable two-star hotel located in Dubai's Al Rigga neighborhood. This comfortable hotel offers a fitness centre, free parking and is only a five-minute walk from the local Al Rigga Metro Station.

Citymax Hotel Bur Dubai

For a more central location why not stay at the three-star Citymax Hotel Bur Dubai, located in the historic Bur Dubai district. This popular hotel features a rooftop swimming pool, well-equipped gym, several restaurants and free private parking.

Radisson Royal Hotel Dubai

The five-star Radisson Royal Hotel Dubai boasts a premium location in the heart of the Sheikh Zayed Road, facing the Dubai International Convention Centre. All guest rooms at this exclusive hotel come with an LCD satellite TV, safety deposit box and Wi-Fi access. The Radisson Royal Hotel also offers a number of different dining options as well as a nightclub with two bars, a VIP area and a rooftop pool, complete with a poolside bar. 

Beaches in Dubai for December

Meydan Beach Club

Another option is the Meydan Beach Club, set on the beachfront, close to JBR. This trendy beach club offers two infinity swimming pools, a pool bar and an Ibiza-style chill out lounge called Café del Mar.

Kite Beach

If you're looking for a free and quiet beach you must head over to Kite Beach, otherwise known as 'Wollongong Beach.' This clean beach is extremely popular for kite surfers and water sports enthusiasts who want to escape the crowds found at Jumeirah Beach

Bars and Restaurants

La Petite Masion

La Petite Masion is one of the most sought-after restaurants in the whole of Dubai. This French eatery offers anything from razor clams to cheesecake, made with the freshest and highest quality ingredients.

Rhodes W1

However, if you're missing the food from back home why not head to the British restaurant Rhodes W1, run by British chef Gary Rhodes. This eatery serves all the British classics with a delicious French flair. Although this place is rather pricey, it is perfect for any foodies out there!

Beach House Cabana

Party South American style at Beach House Cabana, situated at the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, in between the Shoreline Apartments. With lively Latino beats, a DJ set, expert mixologists and salsa dancing, Beach House Cabana offers a unique experience, found nowhere else in Dubai.

Things to do in Dubai in December

Dubai 7s Rugby Tournament  

This Rugby torunbamnt happens every year on the first weekend in December . Comrpising all the elite Rugby country teams , Engaldn , Scotland , All Blacks , Springboks etc and also another 234 teams who particpate in differnt tournaments . There is alos smaller Netball and Cricket tournamnets on teh same weekend .

Go to Dubai 7s website for more information . 

The weather for the Dubai 7s is perfect and a great weekend is to be had . 

Ski Dubai

For visitors who are missing the December snow back home, there's an easy solution; Ski Dubai. The first indoor ski resort in the Middle East, this attraction allows visitors to enjoy the thrill of the snowy mountains amidst the Arabian Desert heat.

Unlike many artificial ski slopes, this venue creates the most realistic atmosphere available, even including a chairlift and real snow. The slopes are kept at a chilly -4 degrees and are home to a couple of penguins.

Burj Khalifa

Dubai is a great place to see in the new year, although expect it to be crowded from the middle of December onwards. For access to exclusive beach parties at some of Dubai's top hotels, expect to pay between £400 and £500 per head. But visitors don't need to pay out to have a good time in Dubai. The Burj Khalifa puts on a spectacular fireworks show each year at midnight which can be seen from all over Dubai City for free.

Saeed Al Maktoum House

Another historical place of interest is the Saeed Al Maktoum House located along the Dubai Creek. This significant building used to be the former residential quarters of Saeed bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, the former ruler of Dubai in the UAE.

Dubai Sevens

The Dubai Sevens is an annual rugby sevens tournament held in Dubai, perfect for all the Rugby lovers out there. This event is always held in December and creates an exciting atmosphere for international fans who travel from all over to watch the games.

Desert Safari Tours 

why not experience the soulful and serenity of the Arabian Desert, Rayna Tours offer a fun packed Desert Safari with Dune dashing and dinner in the desert experience. you can also choose to do an overnight or sunrise safari. 

Dubai Events December

Annual Event

25 Dec 2024
25 Dec 2024

Christmas in Dubai 🗓

Despite Dubai being a Muslim country, they definitely like to put on a show for Christmas! In the malls, they put up huge Christmas trees and beautiful decorations, and some even have Christmas themed villages inside. There are also many restaurants offering both traditional western Christmas food, as well as alternatives, like local or Indian cuisine. All of the shops in the malls are open, as it's not a public holiday in Dubai, so you can shop til you drop to celebrate the big day!

31 Dec 2024
31 Dec 2024

New Year 🗓

Dubai is one of the best places in the world to celebrate New Year, with its unique mix of traditional and modern cultural traditions. With world-famous firework displays, amazing parties and live entertainment, there's always a party you can join in Dubai.

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