Members of a family brave the wind and overcast conditions as they enjoy their day off at the Sharjah beach on Tuesday. (Image Credit: Virendra Saklani/Gulf News)

Cloudy, rainy conditions to persist all week in UAE

National weather centre said breezy, cooler and overcast skies will stay with us until Thursday

Dubai: Overcast skies with periods of light isolated showers are likely to persist throughout the week, said the national weather bureau.

Rain splashed some corners of the country on Tuesday, creating wet slippery conditions for motorists and slow-going for commuters.

On Tuesday, residents in Dubai and along the coast northward awoke to find small puddles from overnight rain coupled with cooler breezes from night-time low temperatures which dropped to around 11 degree Celsius on the coast and inland.

Mercury was said to have dipped as low as 6C overnight as winds lashed at 35km/h to 40km/h swinging from westerly to northwesterly.

Isolated showers continued throughout Tuesday making driving slippery in some areas along the...Read more...