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

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

  • The weather is good in the Canary Islands throughout the year
  • The weather is good all year in Tenerife
  • On average, the warmest months in Tenerife are June, July, August, September and October
  • The cities with the best climate are Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, El Hierro, Gomera, Gran Canaria and La Palma, with good weather at least 11 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Tenerife are June, July, August, September, October and November

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

January 67°F to 68°F
7%
February 65°F to 67°F
11%
March 67°F to 68°F
8%
April 68°F to 70°F
6%
May 70°F to 72°F
2%
June 72°F to 76°F
1%
July 76°F to 79°F
1%
August 77°F to 79°F
5%
September 77°F to 79°F
6%
October 76°F to 77°F
8%
November 72°F to 74°F
12%
December 70°F to 72°F
11%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Canary Islands by cities

Tenerife

Best time to go to Tenerife

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

Fuerteventura

Best time to go to Fuerteventura

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

Lanzarote

Best time to go to Lanzarote

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

El Hierro

Best time to go to El Hierro

The best months to go to El Hierro are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Gomera

Best time to go to Gomera

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

Gran Canaria

Best time to go to Gran Canaria

The best months to go to Gran Canaria are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

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Climate and Weather in the Canary Islands

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Temperatures and rainfall in the Canary Islands

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Canary Islands and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, El Hierro and Gomera, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


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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.
Tenerife68°F67°F68°F70°F72°F76°F79°F79°F79°F77°F74°F72°F
Fuerteventura68°F68°F70°F72°F74°F76°F79°F79°F79°F79°F74°F72°F
Lanzarote68°F67°F68°F70°F74°F76°F79°F81°F79°F77°F74°F70°F
El Hierro70°F68°F68°F70°F74°F77°F79°F81°F79°F79°F76°F72°F
Gomera70°F68°F70°F72°F74°F77°F81°F83°F81°F79°F76°F74°F
Gran Canaria68°F68°F70°F72°F74°F77°F81°F81°F81°F79°F76°F72°F
La Palma68°F68°F68°F70°F72°F76°F79°F81°F79°F77°F74°F72°F

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Map of Canary Islands

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Is this weather information for Canary Islands reliable?

Climate data for Canary Islands has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Canary Islands allows us to determine the average for each month in Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, El Hierro, Gomera, Gran Canaria and La Palma.

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

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