What climate does Lanzarote have?

It closely borders a tropical climate, with winter means of 18 °C (64 °F) and summer means of 25 °C (77 °F).

Which part of Lanzarote has the best weather?

Which Resort In Lanzarote Has The Best Weather?

  • The coast is usually warmer.
  • Costa Teguise is generally windier.
  • If we have cloud, it tends to be inland.
  • The “other” coast gets more cloud.
  • Playa Blanca has the best sunsets.
  • Puerto del Carmen has the calmest ocean.
  • When its hot, Arrecife is the hottest place.

What is the temperature in Lanzarote for the next 14 days?

Lanzarote 14 day forecast

Date Temperatures
Wednesday, May 4 68 ° / 60 ° Patchy rain possible
Thursday, May 5 71 ° / 62 ° Partly cloudy
Friday, May 6 71 ° / 62 ° Sunny
Saturday, May 7 75 ° / 64 ° Partly cloudy

Why is it so hot in Lanzarote?

Although the temperature is fairly constant, Lanzarote does occasionally experience a hot-spell which is usually caused by warm air being drawn directly in from the Sahara. Sometimes this air is laden with sand, which is known as a Calima. The hot spells normally only last for a few days at a time.

Why is Lanzarote so windy?

Why we get winds in Lanzarote Lanzarote is situated to the the north (above) the equator and we sit directly in the area where the wind is blowing steadily from the north east. This wind blows all year around, although the speed varies from time to time.

Which part of Lanzarote is less windy?

The southern parts of Lanzarote are definitely the place to stay if you want to escape the wind. Like everyone else has already mentioned, Playa Blanca is the best location. The windiest time of year is July, but June-August is quite windy.

Is there a Calima in Lanzarote?

Lanzarote, like all the Canary Islands, is also affected by the phenomenon of “calima”, a wind from the neighbouring African deserts, which carries with it suspended sand, which generates an anomalous heat and fog.

Is Lanzarote warmer than Tenerife?

The south of Gran Canaria has a climate that is similar to Tenerife, so it’s a great option also for your winter holiday. Lanzarote and Fuerteventura usually have more cloudy days, which makes the weather seem cooler compared to Tenerife.

What is the warmest part of Lanzarote?

All of our villas are located in and around the resort of Playa Blanca and this is the warmest part of the island. Playa Blanca sits right at the southern tip of Lanzarote and even though the island is small, there’s a marked difference in temperatures between north and south, especially during the winter months.

Why does Lanzarote have poor air quality?

From the Canary Islands, Lanzarote is the closest to the African coast. Therefore, it gets sometimes winds carrying dust from the Sahara. During these, asthma suferers, elder poeple, infants and patients with other pulmorary conditions are reccomended to stay indoors.

Is there a calima in Lanzarote?

Which part of Lanzarote is least windy?