What’s the weather like in Abu Dhabi in January?
Lying on the shores of the Persian Gulf, the city of Abu Dhabi has a hot desert climate with balmy temperatures and blue skies all year round. In January Abu Dhabi is quite mild with glorious sunshine and little chance of rain. If you want to avoid the intense summertime heat and high season crowds, now is a good time of year to visit this Middle Eastern city.
In January, Abu Dhabi is relatively mild with average temperatures of 18°C and highs of 24°C in the peak of the day. At night the temperature dips to a low of 12°C, so you’ll need to pack a few layers to stay warm on evenings out. With around nine hours of sunshine each day and just 10mm of rain expected during the month, January is a great month for exploring the city or relaxing on the beach without sweltering in the intense summer heat.