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 best months to go to Majorca are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Majorca are July, August and September, and the coldest months are January, February and March
  • The rainiest months in this city are January and November
  • The cities with the best climate are Majorca, Formentera, Ibiza and Minorca, with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Majorca are June, July, August, September and October


Annual weather in the Balearic Islands

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in the Balearic Islands for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 54°F to 59°F
2 to 4 days*
February 52°F to 59°F
2 to 4 days*
March 54°F to 61°F
1 to 4 days*
April 63°F
2 to 4 days*
May 68°F
1 to 2 days*
June 76°F
0 to 2 days*
July 81°F
0 days
August 77°F to 83°F
1 days
September 74°F to 79°F
2 to 4 days*
October 68°F to 74°F
3 to 5 days*
November 61°F to 67°F
3 to 6 days*
December 58°F to 63°F
2 to 3 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Balearic Islands by cities

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Majorca

Majorca

The best months to go to Majorca are april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Formentera

Formentera

The best months to go to Formentera are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Ibiza

Ibiza

The best months to go to Ibiza are march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.



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 Majorca, Formentera, Ibiza and Minorca, 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, November and December. The number of visitors to Balearic Islands is high in: May, June, July, August, September and October.

  • Very low season in the Balearic Islands: January, February, March and November.
  • Low season in the Balearic Islands: April and December.
  • High season in the Balearic Islands: May, June and October.
  • Peek 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 London and Majorca is generally cheaper if you go in september ($ 69 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 42 more for your airline ticket to Majorca if you go in august.

Find the best price for your flight

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.
Majorca58°F58°F59°F65°F70°F77°F83°F83°F79°F74°F67°F61°F
Formentera59°F59°F61°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F79°F74°F67°F63°F
Ibiza59°F59°F61°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F79°F74°F67°F63°F
Minorca58°F58°F59°F63°F68°F76°F81°F83°F79°F74°F67°F61°F

Legend:

perfect weather

good weather

tolerable weather



About Balearic Islands

What can I do in the Balearic Islands?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife



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 Majorca, Formentera, Ibiza and Minorca.

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

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