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It protects from scorching sun rays, and dust and sand in really dry regions. If you've been in a desert you will know the benefits. It is also a cultural thing, the kufiyah (men's scarf headdress) has been worn since ancient Babylonian times and I guess because of the benefits they just haven't stopped using it.
Although some of these look like it's a lot of clothing, the material is quite thin, mostly made of cotton in hotter weathers, and thicker material in colder climates.
Having worn abaya and hijab before in Malaysia I can tell you that it isn't too awful if the climate is dry, if it's humid however then it's terrible but most middle eastern countries aren't humid.