weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Rafā‘
The best time to visit Rafā‘ in United Arab Emirates is from January through April and October through December. In this period you have a hot temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Rafā‘ is 36°C in June and the lowest is 23°C in January.
In the table below you can quickly see the average weather per month in Rafā‘, the monthly temperature or when precipitation is highest. The monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.
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Rafā‘ has a desert climate. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Rafā‘ is 30° degrees and there is about 65 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 335 days a year with an average humidity of 57% and an UV-index of 7.
Rafā‘ weather by month
What is the average Rafā‘ weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
The weather for Rafā‘ over the next 14 days will be 23°C till 27° and it stays dry every day. The water temperature will be 23°C.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Rafā‘?
Rafā‘ is located in United Arab Emirates. It lies in a straight line 2,095 km from New Delhi.
The coordinates of Rafā‘ are:
- Latitude: 25.347006
- Longitude: 56.350141
The GPS coordinates are 25° 20' N, 56° 21' E
How long is the flight to Rafā‘?
The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Rafā‘ is approximately 3 h. 20 min.
What are the nearest airports to Rafā‘?
These are the airports closests to Rafā‘:
- Fujairah International Airport (FJR) – 27 km
- Ras Al Khaimah International Airport (RKT) – 51 km
- Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) – 84 km in Sharjah
How big is Rafā‘?
The surface area of Rafā‘ is 611 km².
What is the currency of Rafā‘?
In Rafā‘, the United Arab Emirates dirham (AED) is used for payment.
Exchange rates on 1 February 2023
- 1 Indian rupee = 0.050 United Arab Emirates dirham
- 1 United Arab Emirates dirham = 20.18 Indian rupee
- 100 Indian rupee = 4.95 United Arab Emirates dirham
- 100 United Arab Emirates dirham = 2,018.49 Indian rupee
What is the area code of Rafā‘?
The area code to call Rafā‘ is +971.