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UAE's icy winter: Temperature dips to a chilling 0.5°C

Dubai - Icicle formation seen as ice sheets cover vehicles.

By Web Report

Published: Tue 12 Jan 2021, 8:46 AM

Last updated: Tue 12 Jan 2021, 9:16 AM

It’s the fourth continuous day that the UAE has been experiencing near-freezing conditions in parts of the country. According to the National Centre of Meteorology (NCMS), the lowest temperature recorded at Raknah in Al Ain today morning was 0.5°C in Raknah at 07:30am.

A few days back, the area had recorded sub zero temperature of -2°Celsuis.

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UAE's icy winter: Long-time residents say this is the coldest ever

There has been a cold wave in parts of Al Ain this winter, with icicle formation on trees and sheets of thin ice covering vehicles.

Long-time residents in the country say that this is the coldest winter they have experienced so far.Videos of the UAE winter have gone viral on social media.

Photos/video: Instagram
Photos/video: Instagram

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