7 days weather forecast of Gran Canaria
Wednesday22 April 2015
Thursday23 April 2015
Friday24 April 2015
Saturday25 April 2015
Sunday26 April 2015
Monday27 April 2015
Tuesday28 April 2015
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Climate info for Gran Canaria
The climate of Gran Canaria is warm, sunny and sub-tropical and remains almost constantly the whole year round. This because of the constant North-East Passat winds (Alisio) and the Canarian currents which are a part of the Gulf Stream. The temperatures in the South of Gran Canaria will not come below the 20°C during the day in the winter, and can reach easily 35°C in the summer. The difference in temperatures between the North and the South of the Island is normally about 7°C.
This island deserves the nickname 'continent in miniature', as it holds a wide variety of microclimates that go from the subtropical to the continental climates. The difference between the dry and rocky South and the green and humid North is surprising and worth to see.
The average temperatures oscillate in the summer months between 27 °C and 29 °C (81 - 84 °F), often exceeding 30 °C (86 °F), and in the winter months between 22 °C and 24 °C. The temperature at the different resorts can be big. If it is cloudy and chilly at your place, maybe you should drive 10 minutes South and the sun will shine! The mountains of Gran Canaria are blocking the clouds, so if it is cloudy on one side, it will be sunny on the other side.
Roque Nublo is a natural phenomenon on the Canary island of Gran Canaria. These clouds rock is literally full of the volcanic island. The eighty meter high rock is seen by locals as the symbol of Gran Canaria, which especially in the week-ends to pro...read more »»
Anthony van den Brink
As a young couple from the Netherlands we've been many times to Gran Canaria. The island has a micro climate and at the South of the island, the weather is great the whole year round. We love to escape from the Northern European winters. Gran Canaria offers you a great winter holiday.read more »»
Average temperatures for Gran Canaria
- Canary Islands
- Time zone
- (WET) Atlantic/Canary