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Where is Dubai located on the world map?

Where is Dubai located
Where is Dubai located

There are a lot of searches on the internet related to questions like “where is Dubai located ?”  or “where is Dubai on world map?” or  “where is Dubai located on the world map?”  and the questions about this awesome place seems never to stop but relativity increase , so lets answer some of these questions.

Where is Dubai located ?
Where is Dubai located ?

Where is Dubai located ?

so, Where is Dubai located ?… In the Middle East on the beautiful , stunning, and gorgeous Arabian Gulf, Dubai is located and it is one of the seven emirates that form the amazing country UAE (United Arab Emirates)  and is the most populated metropolis of the Emirates (UAE). It is situated alongside the southern coast of the Arabian Gulf on the Arabian Peninsula.

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Dubai city

The Dubai Municipality is every now and then referred to as Dubai city to distinguish it from the emirate Dubai itself. Dubai is positioned on the northeast coast of the United Arab Emirates and have common borders with Abu Dhabi emirate in the south, Sharjah emirate  in the northeast, and  Oman in the southeast.

Dubai city
Dubai city – source

Seven emirates

Seven completely and totally different emirates makes up the UAE (United Arab Emirates) , Abu Dhabi which is the capital and the greatest, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain.

The Emirate of Dubai is the second largest emirate in the UAE after the Emirate of Abu Dhabi with an area of ​​4,114 km ² which is equivalent to approximately 5% of the area of ​​the UAE.

Weather in Dubai

Dubai is located in the Arabian gulf within the Arabian Desert and thus it is characterised with a desert climate that is a very hot climate, humid and also dry.  Throughout the year most of the days are sunny and august is considered to be the hottest month of the year, while  Winters are warm and very short.

Dubai Population

The most most populated emirates  are the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and Dubai followed by the emirate of Sharjah. In Dubai lives more than  2 million people  making it the largest emirate in terms of population . Arabic is the official language , but English is common also. Islam is the official religion  and other religions can practice their religious rituals.

What are the revenues of Dubai

Dubai most revenues are result of it’s its tourism, trade, Real Estate and financial services and not from oil  and energy as the rest of the gulf countries.

why Dubai is famous

Dubai is famous and attracts attention from the entire world as a result of  daring and revolutionary  real estate projects such as Burj Khalifa or Burj Dubai which stands for “Dubai Tower”  in Arabic language – the official language – ,and is recorded as the world’s tallest man-made construction. some of the other famous buildings in Dubai are the world’s biggest shopping malls, Man created Palm shaped islands and beaches and also The world largest and biggest Air port is being building up in Dubai.

Now that you know Where is Dubai located , don’t you think it is time to visit this gorgeous place ?

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