x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 18 February 2018

UAE weather: put away the winter clothes, temperatures are climbing

It could reach as high as 33C in some parts of the country 

The rise in temperatures will continue on Tuesday. Fatima Al Marzooqi / The National
The rise in temperatures will continue on Tuesday. Fatima Al Marzooqi / The National

It's time to start packing away the jackets as temperatures across the UAE continue to gradually climb.

The National Centre of Meteorology forecast on Tuesday that it could get as warm as 33C in some areas.

Temperatures on the coast could reach 29C.

Across the country, the weather is set to be fair to partly cloudy in general and hazy at times, the NCM forecast.

Light to moderate winds could kick up dust clouds, especially over exposed areas.

The sea will be moderate to rough in the Arabian Gulf.

Humidity could reach as high as 80 per cent in coastal areas and 70 internally.