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Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 23 June 2018

UAE weather: 90 per cent humidity to make it a sticky day

Hazy conditions with temperatures up to 46°C

High humidity is forecast across the country today. Pictured, Dubai. Antonie Robertson / The National
High humidity is forecast across the country today. Pictured, Dubai. Antonie Robertson / The National

Hot weather is expected throughout the day with partial cloud and haze at times, The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology said.

Humidity is expected to reach 90 per cent across coastal regions, increasing at night and in the early morning.

Light to moderate winds may cause blowing dust over exposed areas in the country.

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

Coastal and inland areas could have winds up to 36 kph.

Temperatures will range from 31°C to 43°C along the coast and 33°C to 46°C in the interior regions, according to the NCMS.

The highest temperature recorded in the country yesterday was 47.9°C in Mezaira at 3.15pm and the lowest temperature recorded was 22.4°C in the Jais mountains.