Add any links you think would be useful to the forum
here. Also any comments about links on this page or other links. Use this
topic for forecasting and weather links for Dubai.
Forecasts and weather Dubai/UAE and Oman
- lajollasurf.org - 5 day
forecast of wave heights for the Indian Ocean
- bahrainweather.com -
has some marine forecasts, usually what happens there is what you
can expect to see in the UAE 12 to 24 hours later.
- buoyweather.com - Oman
virtual buoy map - good reference. Nothing for Dubai though.
- www.dubaicoast.org -
(moved) live swell and wind readings, tides and photos
from camera on top of the Burj Al Arab.
- dubiameteo.com -
Sharjah based weather service. Not forecasts but gives temperature,
humidity and wind readings.
- khaleejtimes.com -
local weather forecast, including tide timetable
- magicseaweed.com - Oman
forecasts - excellent! Has reports for Al
Ashkarah and Salalah.
None for Dubai though.
- www.swellfinder.com -
UAE/Oman swell forecast - usually not available but useful when they
- surforecasts.com -
Collection of surf and weather forecast links from surfersvillage.com (surf
news and other stuff) - see Africa for
links for the Indian Ocean, and Australasia
West for links for Oman, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Indonesia.
Not to be confused with surforecast.com which is for USA only.
- Dubai -
if they don't work (often happens), try the marine or
forecasts. They may not work either but it's quite a
good 2 day forecast when it's available. Maybe you need to sign
in first? There's a handy temperature
reading also, and wind etc.
NAvy 48 hour animated forecast of wave heights for the Arabian
from navy site, slow loading and often needs certificate installed.
Seems to be less accurate than in the past (as of April 2004)
Navy 48 hour animated forecast of wave heights for the Oman coast -
also shows part of the gulf and often seems to have more accurate
readings for Dubai than the Gulf forecast.
Navy water temperatures - for the Gulf and NE Oman coast
- windfinder.com - UAE/Oman
- windguru.cz - Abu
Dhabi - Dubai - Fujairah -
7 day forecast of wind, temperature, rain, cloud and windhuru
rating (for wind or kitesurfing), Fujeirah also includes wave
Tide charts Dubai, UAE
Forecasts and weather anywhere else
- navo.navy.mil -
48 hour animated forecast of wave heights for Sri Lanka
- lajollasurf.org -
120 hour forecasts - animated and still
- buoyweather.com - has
virtual buoys all over the place including quite a few off the Oman
coast. Free 3 day trial or pay
annual fee to get extra information.
- magicseaweed.com - good
longer range forecasts for Oman and elsewhere (swell, wind, water
- oceanweather.com -
indian ocean readings
- navo.navy.mil - US Navy Website -
click search by map find wave forecasts
- wetsand.com - has forecasts
for Africa and Maldives and other worldwide spots.
Surf tours and travel information
- wannasurf.com - worldwide surf
guide with home page styled after the lonely planet online guide,
includes sections on Oman and Lebanon.
Has maps of spots, comments, photos, reports and comments.
Online surf magazines, surfshops, repairs etc
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