Annual average weather for Nerja, Costa del Sol, Spain

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Annual Average Weather for Nerja, Costa del Sol, Spain

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 21.2°C (70.1°F) which is warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 18.7°C (65.7°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water. Annually there are on average 4.1 days of rain per month and 7.6 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Nerja?

The best months to visit Nerja are June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The weather is perfect for sunbathing in the months from June to September when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

The sea is best for swimming between June and October when the sea temperature is above the average 19°C (66°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Can you sunbathe in Nerja year round?

No, you can't sunbathe in Nerja all year round. Some months are too cold for sunbathing, however you might enjoy other beach activities such as taking a walk, going hiking along trails or just enjoying the scenery.

The weather is best for sunbathing in the months from June to September when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

More info about the annual temperatures and sunshine.

Can you swim in Nerja year round?

No, you can't swim in Nerja all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Nerja are found in August when they peak at 24°C (75°F) and lowest in March when they dip to 15°C (59°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between June and October when the sea temperature is above 19°C (66°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

For very comfortable swimming conditions try swimming in the months from July to August when the sea temperature is above 22°C (72°F)

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When is the hottest month in Nerja?

The hottest month in Nerja is August when the average maximum temperature is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days 33°C (92°F), average temperature is 26°C (78°F) and average minimum temperature is 19°C (66°F).

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When is the coldest month in Nerja?

The coolest month in Nerja is December when the average maximum temperature is 13°C (55°F), average temperature is 7°C (44°F) and average minimum temperature is 2°C (35°F).

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When is the sunniest month in Nerja?

The sunniest days in Nerja are in July which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In July the sunshine percentage is 78% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.1hrs making the days very long and bright.

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When is the least sunny month in Nerja?

December has the least sunshine. In December the sunshine percentage is 51% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the sea the coldest in Nerja?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Nerja are found in March when they dip to 15°C (59°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

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When is the sea the warmest in Nerja?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Nerja are found in August when they peak at 24°C (75°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

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When is the most humid month in Nerja?

The most humid month in Nerja is September with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 14°C (57°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

More info about the annual humidity.

When is the least humid month in Nerja?

The least humid month in Nerja is December with a dew point of 4°C (38°F) which is a bit dry for some.

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When is the windiest month in Nerja?

The most windy month in Nerja is April when the average maximum windspeed is 24KM/H (15MPH) and the average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Nerja

The hottest month in Nerja is August when the average maximum temperature is 33°C (92°F), average temperature is 26°C (78°F) and average minimum temperature is 19°C (66°F).

The coolest month in Nerja is December when the average maximum temperature is 13°C (13°F), average temperature is 7°C (44°F) and average minimum temperature is 2°C (35°F).

Annual Sunshine for Nerja

The longest days in Nerja are in June, with an average of 14.7 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 9.7 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Nerja are in July which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 78% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 11.1hrs making the days very long and bright.

December has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 51% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in July when it reaches 10.9 and lowest in December when it reaches 2.6.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Nerja

The warmest sea water temperatures in Nerja are found in August when they peak at 24°C (75°F) and lowest in March when they dip to 15°C (59°F).

The sea is best for swimming between June and October when the temperature is above 19°C (66°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Annual Humidity for Nerja

The most humid month in Nerja is September with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 14°C (57°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

The least humid month in Nerja is December with a dew point of 4°C (38°F) which is a bit dry for some.

Annual Wind Speed for Nerja

The most windy month in Nerja is April when the average maximum windspeed is 24KM/H (15MPH) and the average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH).

The least windy month in Nerja is December when the average maximum windspeed is 12KM/H (7MPH) and the average wind speed is 4KM/H (3MPH).

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