WEATHER

It’s the big one! Lanzarote weather! In this section you’ll always find the forecast top left, but also a whole host of other weather articles, including a weather guide for every month of the year, based on our own observations over the last 20 years.

We also use this section to post any information about weather warnings.

Calima

Lanzarote Weather – The Calima

All The Canary Islands occasionally suffer from Calimas, most often in the winter months. The calima is a hot and oppresive wind and occurs when there is high pressure over The Sahara, which in turn drives a southerly wind towards Lanzarote, bringing Saharan temperatures and sand with it. During a calima the air turns a white or even a yellow colour and you can literally smell the sand in the air from the Desert. Often strange insects accompany the winds…

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December weather Christmas dinner

What’s The Weather Like In Lanzarote In December?

Based on recording the actual weather here since 2008, and living with it since 2001, here are our observations on December weather in Lanzarote. Sunshine We’re now in mid-winter on the island, but it can still be sunny and hot! In fact, Christmas day, for some reason, is almost always hot and sunny – we’ve spent many a 25th December on the beach! The image above was taken on Christmas day 2015 in Puerto del Carmen. You can expect at…

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What’s The Weather Like In Lanzarote In November?

We’ve spent the last few years, since 2008, recording the actual weather here, which has allowed us to produce a pretty accurate picture of the weather you can expect in terms of November weather in Lanzarote. Sunshine We’re into winter now, but the reality here is that winter in Lanzarote is generally like the very best summer in northern Europe! You can expect daytime temperatures in the range 22 to 28 degrees, falling to 15 to 17 at night. The…

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