Cyclone Could Bring Rare Rains to Brutally Hot, Dry Arabian Desert

Dennis Mersereau · 06/09/15 03:02PM

The Arabian Peninsula is beautiful in June—precious little water, vast expanses of nothing, brutal sunshine, and temperatures hot enough to kill you in a few hours. It’s Disney without the high prices! However, nature will break the monotony this week as a tropical cyclone aims for Oman and Saudi Arabia.