The Best Fishing Season in UAE
Have you been planning to go fishing in UAE?
Not sure when to book your fishing trip?
We’ll tell you when and where to fish in UAE and what fish
Let’s start with the capital emirate, Abu
Dhabi. Expert anglers and boat captains advise to
fish during the months of November to February
in contrary to the official fishing season that starts
from October and ends in May.
The fish that you can target in Abu Dhabi are
Kingfish, Cobia, Queenfish, Sheri, Jush (Trevally)
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The best time to go fishing in Ajman is from
October to March. Barracudas are found all year
through so you can technically fish here all the
time but if you are looking for other sport fishing
species then stick to the fishing season.
The species found here are Kingfish, Queenfish,
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This pristine emirate has the Persian Gulf on the
west which shelters species like King Mackerel,
Queenfish, Dorado, Yellowfin Tuna, Grouper,
Cobia, Kingfish and Barracuda.
The best time to fish in Dubai is between October
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Looking for Marlins and Sailfish? Then, Fujairah is the
place to be. With the Indian Ocean merging into the
waters in Gulf of Oman, you will get to reel in species
like the Striped, Blue and Marlins. Along with these
you will catch some Dorado, Amberjack, Yellowfin
Tuna, Red Snapper and Barracuda.
Fishing is open in Fujairah all round the year, but the
formal fishing season spans from May to September
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Ras Al Khaimah
If you are planning to fish in Ras Al Khaimah, then
you should go there during the cooler months
from October to April. This emirate with its border
along the Arabian Gulf is home to species like the
Kingfish, Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Sailfish, Cobia,
Queenfish and Barracuda.
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In Sharjah, you can go fishing during the months
September to May. The game fish that you can
target when in Sharjah are Trevally, Kingfish,
Cobia, Queenfish and Barracuda.
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