Emirates

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Best Time To Go

Summer (early June to mid September) – For the most part, Summer should be warm, quite dry and the best time to visit the UK if you are after reliable weather and an outdoor holiday. Temperatures stay above 15C by day (usually dipping no lower than 10C by night) over the entire UK and can exceed 35C in a heatwave.

Transportation

Buses not only operate within each individual emirate — you can also travel between the different emirates by bus. Dubai is the only emirate with a metro and tram system. Altogether, the two networks cover over 80 km. To pay for public transportation, some emirates have found a simple solution.

Weather

United Arab EmiratesAnnual Weather Averages. August is the hottest month in Emirates with an average temperature of 96°F (36°C) and the coldest is January at 64°F (18°C) with the most daily sunshine hours at 13 in June. The wettest month is February with an average of 20mm of rain.

Information

The United Arab Emirates (UAE; Arabic: دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة‎ Dawlat al-ʾImārāt al-ʿArabīyyah al-Muttaḥidah), sometimes simply called the Emirates (Arabic: الإمارات‎ al-ʾImārāt), is a country in Western Asia at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing maritime borders with Qatar to the west and Iran to the north. The sovereign constitutional monarchy is a federation of seven emirates consisting of Abu Dhabi (which serves as the capital), Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain. Their boundaries are complex, with numerous enclaves within the various emirates

The Electric

Electricity in the United Arab Emirates. In the United Arab Emirates the power plugs and sockets are of type C, D and G. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.

Language

Arabic is usually classified as a Central Semitic language, and linguists widely agree that the language first emerged in the 1st to 4th centuries CE. It is now the lingua franca of the Arab world.

Currency

The United Arab Emirates dirham, also known as simply the Emirati dirham, is the currency of the United Arab Emirates. The term dirham is officially abbreviated “AED”, while unofficial abbreviations include “DH” or “Dhs.”. The dirham is subdivided into 100 fils.
Official website: centralbank.ae
Symbol: DA
Central bank: Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates
Subunit: Fils
Banknotes:500d ,10  d,100 d,5 d,20 d,50 d,200 d
Coins:50