Summers through early fall (June - September) in Qatar are very hot, with temperatures commonly exceeding 120°F (48°C).
During fall months (September - October) weather continues to remain on the hot side, although not as severely, with daily highs averaging in the mid to upper 80's (26°C).
From winter through spring (November - May) temperatures can moderate to as low as 62°F (16°C), which is somewhat cool for its location near the Tropic of Cancer.
Rainfall is a rare occurrence, and is typically confined to the winter months. Out-of-the-blue dust storms do occur on occasion, and severe ones literally blot out the sun.
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|Land Area||11,586 km2|
|Total Area||11,586km2 (#158)|
|Government Type||Absolute Monarchy|
|GDP (PPP)||$335.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$129,700|