Shaikh Hamdan’s newest time-lapse of Dubai fog goes viral

Dubai: This week’s fog, which shrouded over the country, left residents in awe as they took to social networking sites to post some stunning images of the weather.

But one video in particular has been going viral in the UAE, which was taken by Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, has gathered over 340,000 views within 24 hours.

The time-lapse video shows various areas of Dubai and some of its famous landmarks and skyscrapers, with breath taking views.

Showing residents a different side of the city that many would not usually come across.

Can you recognise some of them?

A tale of fog. #Dubai #fog #mydubai #دبي

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Residents across the UAE can expect some more fog to drape over various areas of the country in the coming days, accompanied with hazy weather and mild winds.

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The National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) on Thursday said the weather during the weekend will be relatively cold by night. Humidity will rise by the evening and into the early morning, which will continue until Sunday.


The temperature is expected to range from 12-27 degrees Celsius in coastal areas, while the mountain areas will have a minimum temperature of 10 degrees Celsius and a high of 24 degrees Celsius.

In the internal areas, the temperature will reach a maximum of 30 degrees Celsius with lows of 11 degrees Celsius.