When is the best time to go to the Balearic Islands?

When is the best time to go to the Balearic Islands? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In the Balearic Islands, the weather is good everywhere in April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Soller, Fornalutx, Sa Calobra and Inca, with good weather at least 11 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Palma de Majorca are June, July, August, September and October

Where and when to go based on the weather?

Eivissa (Ibiza), Formentera, Portinatx...

June, July, August, September and October
74°F to 83°F°C
0 to 5 days
74°F to 81°F
March, April, May, November and December
61°F to 68°F°C
1 to 5 days
59°F to 68°F
January and February
2 to 3 days

Palma de Majorca, Alcúdia, Cala d'Or...

May, June, July, August, September and October
68°F to 86°F°C
0 to 5 days
67°F to 81°F
March, April, November and December
59°F to 68°F°C
1 to 6 days
58°F to 70°F
January and February
58°F to 61°F°C
1 to 5 days
58°F to 59°F

Ciutadella de Menorca, Fornells, Port Mahon...

June, July, August and September
76°F to 83°F°C
0 to 4 days
74°F to 79°F
April, May, October, November and December
61°F to 74°F°C
1 to 9 days
61°F to 74°F
January, February and March
58°F to 59°F°C
1 to 6 days
58°F to 59°F

Best time to travel to Balearic Islands by cities

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Temperatures and rainfall in the Balearic Islands

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Balearic Islands and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Palma de Majorca, Eivissa (Ibiza), Ciutadella de Menorca, Alcúdia and Cala d'Or, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in the Balearic Islands

Find out when Balearic Islands has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in the Balearic Islands

The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, February, March, April, October, November and December. The number of visitors to Balearic Islands is high in: May, June, July, August and September.

  • Very low season in the Balearic Islands: January, February, March and November.
  • Low season in the Balearic Islands: April, October and December.
  • High season in the Balearic Islands: May and June.
  • Peak season in the Balearic Islands: July, August and September.

Figure: Visitor index for Balearic Islands month by month

Average price for flights to the Balearic Islands

A return flight between New York City and Majorca is generally cheaper if you go in february ($ 514 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 532 more for your airline ticket to Majorca if you go in august.

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Where to go in the Balearic Islands?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Palma de Majorca59°F59°F63°F67°F72°F81°F86°F86°F83°F76°F67°F61°F
Eivissa (Ibiza)59°F59°F61°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F79°F74°F67°F63°F
Ciutadella de Menorca58°F58°F59°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F79°F74°F67°F61°F
Cala d'Or59°F59°F61°F65°F70°F77°F83°F85°F81°F74°F67°F61°F
Port Mahon58°F58°F59°F63°F68°F76°F79°F81°F77°F74°F67°F61°F
Cala Millor59°F58°F61°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F79°F74°F67°F61°F
Cala Ratjada59°F58°F59°F63°F68°F76°F79°F81°F77°F74°F67°F61°F
Palma Nova59°F59°F61°F65°F72°F79°F85°F86°F81°F74°F67°F61°F
Porto Cristo59°F59°F61°F65°F70°F77°F83°F83°F79°F74°F67°F61°F
Sa Coma59°F58°F61°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F79°F74°F67°F61°F
Santa Ponsa59°F59°F61°F65°F72°F79°F85°F86°F81°F74°F67°F61°F


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What can I do in the Balearic Islands?

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Nature and countryside

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Crafts / shopping



Is this weather information for Balearic Islands reliable?

Climate data for Balearic Islands has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Balearic Islands allows us to determine the average for each month in Palma de Majorca, Eivissa (Ibiza), Ciutadella de Menorca, Alcúdia, Cala d'Or, Formentera, Portinatx, Fornells, and 101 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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