Monthly climate in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain

Last updated: November 4, 2023

Under the Köppen–Geiger climate classification Puerto del Carmen features a hot desert climate (BWh). Temperatures typically range between 17 °C (63 °F) and 22 °C (72 °F) through the year, but rarely can drop to 12 °C (53 °F) or can rise to as high as 26 °C (79 °F). The average annual precipitation amounts to about 95 mm (3.7 inches) and receives 13 rainy days on the 1 mm (0.04 inches) threshold annually. Puerto del Carmen enjoys an average of 3902 hours of sunshine throughout the year, and daylight varies from 10 hours 18 minutes to 13 hours 57 minutes per day.

Monthly average temperatures in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain §

The warmest months in Puerto del Carmen are August, September and October, with daily mean temperatures ranging from 22 to 22 °C (71 - 72 °F) throughout the day. The coldest temperatures usually occur in January, February and March, when daily mean temperatures range from 17 to 17 °C (63 - 64 °F) throughout the day. On average each year, Puerto del Carmen experiences 0 days above 25 °C (77.0 °F) and 0 days below 0 °C (32.0 °F).

Monthly average temperatures with daily means, minimums and maximums for period, average high and low temperatures in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain. Generated using Copernicus Climate Change Service information. Data for period from January 2017 to June 2022.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Maximum 21°C
(69°F)
22°C
(71°F)
22°C
(72°F)
21°C
(70°F)
21°C
(70°F)
23°C
(74°F)
23°C
(74°F)
25°C
(77°F)
24°C
(75°F)
26°C
(79°F)
24°C
(75°F)
22°C
(71°F)
Mean maximum 20°C
(68°F)
20°C
(69°F)
20°C
(68°F)
20°C
(67°F)
20°C
(69°F)
22°C
(72°F)
22°C
(72°F)
24°C
(75°F)
23°C
(74°F)
24°C
(76°F)
23°C
(73°F)
21°C
(70°F)
Average high 18°C
(65°F)
18°C
(64°F)
18°C
(64°F)
18°C
(65°F)
19°C
(67°F)
20°C
(69°F)
21°C
(70°F)
22°C
(72°F)
22°C
(73°F)
22°C
(72°F)
21°C
(69°F)
19°C
(67°F)
Daily mean 17°C
(64°F)
17°C
(63°F)
17°C
(63°F)
18°C
(64°F)
19°C
(66°F)
20°C
(68°F)
21°C
(69°F)
22°C
(71°F)
22°C
(72°F)
22°C
(71°F)
20°C
(68°F)
19°C
(66°F)
Average low 17°C
(63°F)
17°C
(62°F)
17°C
(62°F)
17°C
(63°F)
18°C
(65°F)
19°C
(67°F)
20°C
(69°F)
21°C
(71°F)
22°C
(71°F)
21°C
(71°F)
20°C
(67°F)
18°C
(65°F)
Mean minimum 14°C
(58°F)
14°C
(58°F)
14°C
(58°F)
16°C
(61°F)
17°C
(63°F)
18°C
(65°F)
19°C
(67°F)
20°C
(68°F)
21°C
(70°F)
20°C
(68°F)
17°C
(62°F)
17°C
(63°F)
Minimum 12°C
(55°F)
12°C
(53°F)
13°C
(56°F)
15°C
(60°F)
16°C
(61°F)
17°C
(62°F)
18°C
(65°F)
20°C
(68°F)
21°C
(69°F)
19°C
(66°F)
15°C
(58°F)
16°C
(62°F)

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Monthly average precipitation in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain §

Puerto del Carmen usually has the most precipitation in February, November and December, with an average of 2 rainy days and 15 mm (0.6 inches) of precipitation per month. The driest months in Puerto del Carmen are July, August and September. On average, 2 mm (0.1 inches) of precipitation falls during these months.

Monthly average precipitation and precipitation days in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain. Generated using Copernicus Climate Change Service information. Data for period from January 2017 to January 2022.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average precipitation mm (inches) 9 (0.4) 20 (0.8) 10 (0.4) 6 (0.2) 4 (0.2) 3 (0.1) 2 (0.1) 2 (0.1) 2 (0.1) 11 (0.4) 15 (0.6) 11 (0.4)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1 mm) 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2

Monthly sunshine hours in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain §

The sunniest months in Puerto del Carmen are May, July and August, when the sun shines an average of 12 hours 13 minutes a day. Least sunny months in Puerto del Carmen: January, February and November receive an average of 8 hours 35 minutes of sunshine daily.

Mean monthly sunshine duration, average sunshine hours per day and mean daily daylight hours in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain. Generated using Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service information. Data for period from January 2017 to January 2022.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Mean monthly sunshine hours 220 273 326 355 380 366 382 373 337 325 279 281
Mean daily daylight hours 10h 30m 11h 9m 12h 0m 12h 52m 13h 36m 13h 57m 13h 45m 13h 7m 12h 17m 11h 25m 10h 41m 10h 18m

Solar UV radiation in Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain §

Puerto del Carmen experiences the highest level of ultraviolet (UV) radiation in May, June and August, when the maximum UV index can reach values of 11 - 12, which corresponds to the Extreme category of sun exposure. January, February and December are in the Moderate / High exposure category. In these months, the maximum values of the UV index do not exceed 6. For more detailed information, check out our hourly Puerto del Carmen UV Index data.

Average daily maximum UV levels by month for Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain. Generated using Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service information. Data for period from January 2022 to January 2023.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (month maximum) 5 6 9 10 12 12 11 11 10 8 6 5

Detailed Monthly Weather Insights for Puerto del Carmen, Canary Islands, Spain

Discover in-depth weather details for every month in Puerto del Carmen. Click through the links below for comprehensive overviews of temperature trends, precipitation levels, sunshine hours, and solar UV radiation specifics. Whether planning a visit or simply curious about Puerto del Carmen's climate nuances, these monthly breakdowns provide the information you need for an informed understanding of what to expect throughout the year.