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Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 23 June 2018

UAE weather: humidity to rise this week

Humidity on the coast could hit as high as 95 per cent on Monday

The heat and humidity will persist throughout the week. Antonie Robertson / The National
The heat and humidity will persist throughout the week. Antonie Robertson / The National

It will be very humid over the next few days.

Humidity on the coast could hit as high as 95 per cent on Monday, with the pattern set to linger into the week, according to the National Centre of Meteorology.

The humidity is forecast to increase during the night on Monday and into Tuesday morning with more chances of fog over some northern and coastal areas.

On Monday there was some fog, especially around Al Ain with visibility less than 500 metres.

The weather will be fair to partly cloudy at times across the country, with light to moderate winds.

Maximum temperatures could hit 30°C, while it could dip as low as 10°C in the mountains.

The sea will be slight to moderate in the Arabian Gulf and in Oman.