Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Hot & cold
The weather here in Dubai is very different from Terrigal at the moment.
Friends tell me it staggered up to 12C in Terrigal, while here the top today is set to reach 45C.
That's in the shade of course, as temps are measured internationally, so out in the sun it'll be much closer to 50C. The humidity isn't as bad as it usually is in July so as I love the heat for me it's not uncomfortable.
Mind you, you can't spend too much time out and about in fifty degrees.
The big problem we've been having is the sand and dust. For the past couple of weeks the conditions have conspired to give us air we have to eat rather than breathe.
The world's tallest building, Burj Khalifa, has been looking like this: