Year round warm weather and beautiful beaches are just two of the many reasons to choose Palm Jumeirah for your next holiday. Palm Jumeirah is an artificial archipelago that was built in the shape of a palm tree. This created a lot of ocean front property. A holiday rental home in Palm Jumeirah may put you steps from the beach and close to many of the most popular activities and attractions.
The beaches in Palm Jumeirah are beautiful and provide the opportunity for many types of water related activities including swimming, boating, sailing and fishing. SCUBA diving is very popular here. Equipment rental and diving lessons are available. Organised diving excursions are also on offer. One reason that the diving is so great in Palm Jumeirah is the artificial reefs that have been created off the coast. These reefs were made using fighter jets and make for a very unique diving experience. You will also find a number of spas and the shopping in and near Palm Jumeirah is wonderful.
Palm Jumeirah and Dubai are home to many interesting attractions. You will find family friendly attractions, historic sites and museums. The Al Fahidi Fort was constructed in 1799 and stands today as a reminder of the rich history of this area. The Dubai Museum features numerous exhibits and artefacts that tell the story of the history of Dubai. Lost Chambers Aquarium is a fabulous choice for a family outing. You will see hundreds of species of marine life, learn about their natural environment and also hear about what you can do to help protect it. Adventure Water Park offers an alternative to the beach when you want a fun way to stay cool.
The weather in Palm Jumeirah is always warm, but there are variations in the temperatures based on the season. Some find that spring and summer is a bit too hot. For that reason the winter tends to be a very popular time of the year for a holiday to Palm Jumeirah. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 14° and 19° C and average highs are between 23° to 30° C. During the spring the average lows are 21° to 24° C and the highs are 31° to 36° C. During the summer the average lows are 27° to 30° C and the average highs are 38° to 39° C.
The nearest airport to Palm Jumeirah is Dubai International Airport (DXB), located just 15 km away. There is a ferry in Port Rashid, 10 km from Palm Jumeirah. You will not need a car during your visit to Palm Jumeirah.