Annual average weather for Lanzarote, Spain

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Annual Average Weather for Lanzarote, Spain

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 24.7°C (76.4°F) which is warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 21.3°C (70.4°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water. Annually there are on average 2.7 days of rain per month and 7.8 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Lanzarote?

The best months to visit Lanzarote are July, August, September, October, 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 October when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

The sea is best for swimming between May and December when the sea temperature is above the average 21°C (70°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Can you sunbathe in Lanzarote year round?

No, you can't sunbathe in Lanzarote 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 October when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

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Can you swim in Lanzarote year round?

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

The warmest sea water temperatures in Lanzarote are found in September when they peak at 23°C (73°F) and lowest in March when they dip to 18°C (65°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between May and December when the sea temperature is above 21°C (70°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

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

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When is the hottest month in Lanzarote?

The hottest month in Lanzarote is August when the average maximum temperature is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days 29°C (85°F), average temperature is 26°C (78°F) and average minimum temperature is 22°C (72°F).

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When is the coldest month in Lanzarote?

The coolest month in Lanzarote is January when the average maximum temperature is 20°C (69°F), average temperature is 18°C (64°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (58°F).

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When is the sunniest month in Lanzarote?

The sunniest days in Lanzarote are in April which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In April the sunshine percentage is 71% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

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When is the least sunny month in Lanzarote?

December has the least sunshine. In December the sunshine percentage is 53.5% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the driest month in Lanzarote?

The driest month in Lanzarote is June with 0cm (0inches) of rain and the least days of rain with 0.1 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

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When is the wettest month in Lanzarote?

The wettest month in Lanzarote is December with 2.8cm (1.1inches) of rain and November has the most days of rain with 6.3 days with some rain, a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

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When is the sea the coldest in Lanzarote?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Lanzarote are found in March when they dip to 18°C (65°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

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When is the sea the warmest in Lanzarote?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Lanzarote are found in September when they peak at 23°C (73°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

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When is the most humid month in Lanzarote?

The most humid month in Lanzarote is September with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 20°C (68°F) which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach.

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When is the least humid month in Lanzarote?

The least humid month in Lanzarote is February with a dew point of 14°C (57°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

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When is the windiest month in Lanzarote?

The most windy month in Lanzarote is July when the average maximum windspeed is 41KM/H (26MPH) and the average wind speed is 29KM/H (18MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Lanzarote

The hottest month in Lanzarote is August when the average maximum temperature is 29°C (85°F), average temperature is 26°C (78°F) and average minimum temperature is 22°C (72°F).

The coolest month in Lanzarote is January when the average maximum temperature is 20°C (20°F), average temperature is 18°C (64°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (58°F).

Annual Sunshine for Lanzarote

The longest days in Lanzarote are in June, with an average of 14 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 10.3 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Lanzarote are in April which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 71% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

December has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 53.5% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in July when it reaches 12 and lowest in December when it reaches 4.

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 Lanzarote

The warmest sea water temperatures in Lanzarote are found in September when they peak at 23°C (73°F) and lowest in March when they dip to 18°C (65°F).

The sea is best for swimming between May and December when the temperature is above 21°C (70°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Annual Rainfall for Lanzarote

The wettest month in Lanzarote is December with 2.8cm (1.1inches) of rain and November has the most days of rain with 6.3 days with some rain, a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Lanzarote is June with 0cm (0inches) of rain and the least days of rain with 0.1 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Lanzarote

The most humid month in Lanzarote is September with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 20°C (68°F) which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach.

The least humid month in Lanzarote is February with a dew point of 14°C (57°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

Annual Wind Speed for Lanzarote

The most windy month in Lanzarote is July when the average maximum windspeed is 41KM/H (26MPH) and the average wind speed is 29KM/H (18MPH).

The least windy month in Lanzarote is January when the average maximum windspeed is 28KM/H (17MPH) and the average wind speed is 17KM/H (11MPH).

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