Lanzarote weather & climate

Lanzarote weather & climate

The Lanzarote weather & climate is characterized by the lack of rain (140 mm. annually) and by the frequency of the trade winds. The average annual temperature is between 18ºC and 24ºC. January is the coldest month while August is the hottest month of the year.

The water temperature fluctuates between 17º to 23º on the surface. Ocean currents are more intense and persistent on the leeward side and flow most of the time from NE to SW direction. parallel to the shores of the island.

MONTH Absolute maximum (°C) Average (°C) Absolute minimum (°C)
January 21.9 17.1 11.9
February 23.3 17.6 11.8
March 29.7 19.6 12.4
April 27.7 19.9 13.6
May 28.3 21.2 15.7
June 32.1 23.7 16.2
July 41.6 27.0 20.8
August 39.0 26.0 20.4
September 29.4 24.8 19.0
October 30.4 24.2 17.9
November 29.5 21.8 14.6
December 25.9 20.4 13.7

Airport Station.
SOURCE: State Agency of Meteorology.


MONTH Humidity (%) Rain (liters / m2) Days of rain * Average temperature (º C)
January 65 16.7 14 17.1
February 65 11.3 8 17.6
March 61 3.8 10 19.6
April 59 0.4 3 19.9
May 59 0.0 2 21.2
June 62 0.0 0 23.7
July 58 0.0 0 27.0
August 61 0.0 0 27.0
September 64 2.3 5 24.8
October 69 0.2 2 24.2
November 64 0.0 4 21.8
December 68 41.4 12 20.4

* Days of precipitation significantly.
Airport Station.
SOURCE: State Agency of Meteorology.


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