Watch: How to drive in the UAE fog

While it's a novel scene for those in high-rise buildings, snapping pictures of the cities' skyscrapers piercing the clouds, fog makes for dangerous driving conditions

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In the early months of every year, thick fog is known to frequent all corners of the Emirates.

While the term "fog" might barely illicit a warning in your own home country, in the UAE it's a rather persistent beast.

Visibility is often reduced to only a couple of hundred metres, and it does not tend to burn off for several hours - sometimes lasting until well into the afternoon.

While it is a novel scene for those in high-rise buildings, snapping pictures of the cities' skyscrapers piercing the clouds, it makes for dangerous driving conditions for motorists.

Watch above our top tips for safe driving in the fog.

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