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United Arab Emirates (24.00025 53.99948)
The climate of the UAE is subtropical-arid with hot summers and warm winters. The climate is categorized as desert climate. The hottest months are July and August, when average maximum temperatures reach above 45 °C (113 °F) on the coastal plain. In the Al Hajar Mountains, temperatures are considerably lower, a result of increased elevation. Average minimum temperatures in January and February are between 10 and 14 °C (50 and 57 °F). During the late summer months, a humid southeastern wind known as Sharqi (i.e. "Easterner") makes the coastal region especially unpleasant. The average annual rainfall in the coastal area is less than 120 mm (4.7 in), but in some mountainous areas annual rainfall often reaches 350 mm (13.8 in). Rain in the coastal region falls in short, torrential bursts during the summer months, sometimes resulting in floods in ordinarily dry wadi beds. The region is prone to occasional, violent dust storms, which can severely reduce visibility.
Al Wathba Wetland Reserve, 19th Street, Al Mafreq Industrial Area, Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (24.25576 54.60511)
Coordinates: 24.24703 54.58492 24.26494 54.62007 - Minimum elevation: -23 ft - Maximum elevation: 230 ft - Average elevation: 62 ft
Dubai International Academic City, Dubai, 73000, United Arab Emirates (25.11352 55.41024)
Coordinates: 25.08798 55.37856 25.13848 55.43075 - Minimum elevation: 16 ft - Maximum elevation: 302 ft - Average elevation: 115 ft
Jumeirah Archaeological Site, 22c Street, Jumeirah, Jumeirah 1, Dubai, P O BOX 3766, United Arab Emirates (25.19683 55.24183)
Coordinates: 25.19490 55.23978 25.19867 55.24384 - Minimum elevation: -43 ft - Maximum elevation: 188 ft - Average elevation: 7 ft