VIDEO: Rain, hailstorm in Sharjah suburbs, Abu Dhabi sees 50.2°C - GulfToday

VIDEO: Rain, hailstorm in Sharjah suburbs, Abu Dhabi sees 50.2°C


Hailstorm and rain witnessed in Sharjah.

Aya Al Deeb, Staff Reporter

Heavy rain and hailstorms were witnessed in several areas of the UAE on Monday.

Hailstorm was experienced in Falli, Zubaida, Al Faya, Mlieha, Al Bataeh, Al Dhaid-Suhaila Road in Sharjah.

Rain was witnessed on the Thawban and Al Heniya areas in the Fujairah.

Heavy rain with hailstorm was also witnessed in Falaj Al Maula in Umm Al Quwain.

The highest temperature recorded on Monday was 50.2°C in Al Shawamikh in Abu Dhabi at 3.00pm, while the lowest temperature was 26.6°C recorded in Ferfar in Fujairah at 5.45am on Monday.

Sharjah-Hail-1 A man displays hails in Sharjah.

The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) expected the Tuesday weather to be hot, clear and partially cloudy, with clouds formation on the mountains, in the east especially in the afternoon.

Winds according to the centre will be southeast turning to northern and northeastern. It is expected to be light to moderate sometimes active and dust stirring at day, at speeds ranging from 15 to 25 and amounting to 40 kilometres per hour.

The sea is expected to be light in the Arabian Gulf and in the Sea of the Oman.

The maximum temperature expected on Tuesday is 46°C in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain City. It will be 45°C in Dubai, Sharjah and 44°C in Fujairah, Umm Al Quwain and 43°C in Ajman and 42°C in Ras Al Khaimah.

Related articles