Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Ras al Khaimah is one of the emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. The city is split in two by a creek and has two sections. There are several festivals held every year in the city, including a yearly half marathon, a cultural festival held in the desert called Awafi Festival and Terry Fox Run. Because the city has been occupied for several millennia, there are many historical sites throughout the emirate. Those interested in the history of the area can visit mosques, museums, forts, palaces and the old city.

Language: Arabic
Currency: United Arab Emirates dirham

Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates Weather
Temperature (Fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 75 77 83 93 102 106 107 106 103 97 88 79
Low 54 57 61 67 75 79 85 85 78 70 62 58
Average 65 67 72 80 89 93 96 95 91 84 75 69
Temperature (Celsius)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 24 25 28 34 39 41 42 41 39 36 31 26
Low 12 14 16 19 24 26 29 29 26 21 17 14
Average 18 19 22 27 32 34 36 35 33 29 24 21
Precipitation Days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Days 5 6 6 3 1 -- -- 1 -- -- 1 5
Humidity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Percent 84 83 79 69 56 62 63 67 73 77 80 84

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