UAE weather: Dubai and Abu Dhabi set for warm and sunny Friday

Temperatures are expected to rise over the weekend

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Reporter: N/A: Weather. A boat sits out of the water in front of the Dubai Marina on a clear day. Tuesday, April 14th, 2020. Dubai. Chris Whiteoak / The National
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Weather conditions in Dubai on Friday will be clear and sunny with moderate winds.

Temperatures are due to peak at 28°C shortly after midday, accompanied by gentle breezes of up to 21kph.

The forecast for Abu Dhabi promises a similar day of clear skies and light breezes.

Temperatures are predicted to be slightly hotter, reaching 29°C in the afternoon, with lighter winds of around 18kph.

The National Centre of Meteorology is predicting fair conditions for the UAE in general, but predicted a chance of some fog and mist forming in coastal areas.

The Centre said humidity will increase by night into Saturday morning.

Night time temperatures could drop to around 22°C in Dubai and Abu Dhabi over the course of Friday night and the early hours of Saturday morning.