UAE

Highest temperature recorded at 49.9°C as summer begins in the UAE

WEATHER / SUMMER / HEAT
A UAE resident walks holding an umbrella on a hot, sunny day in Abu Dhabi
Image Credit: Afra Alnofeli/Gulf News

Dubai: The maximum temperature recorded by the Met Office on June 21 was 49.9°C, the highest so far this year. The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) recorded the high in Mezaira, Abu Dhabi on Friday, at 3.15pm.