Is May a good time to visit Lanzarote?

For the highest temperatures the best time to visit Lanzarote is between June and September although the sub tropical climate offers sunshine throughout the year and winter months are equally popular with visitors. The hottest month of the year is August with an average daily maximum of 31 C and an average low of 22 C.

Is Lanzarote warm in May?

Typical temperatures are 22-26 degrees, although we can get hot spells into the 30’s in May. At night it usually falls to around 17 degrees, although if it’s windy it can feel a little cooler. The ocean temperature is usually around 22 degrees, so already significantly warmer than the ocean in northern Europe.

What’s Lanzarote like in May?

Lanzarote is the westernmost island in the Canaries, so its climate sometimes resembles the one in the Sahara Desert. This means that during the month of May you can expect hot days and cool nights, with temperatures around 15 – 17°C, so remember to pack a cardigan or a light jacket when you come over.

Is Lanzarote Nice in May?

Days are usually hot with balmy evenings, so visitors should pack light and cool clothing. The average daily maximum is 27 C and the average daily minimum is 18 C.

What is the rainiest month in Lanzarote?

Lanzarote has dry periods in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November. On average, December is the wettest month with 29.4 mm (1.16 inch) of precipitation. On average, July is the driest month with 0.0 mm (0.00 inch) of precipitation.

What’s the coldest month in Lanzarote?

The cool season lasts for 3.2 months, from December 7 to March 15, with an average daily high temperature below 71°F. The coldest month of the year in Lanzarote is January, with an average low of 58°F and high of 68°F.

Is it windy in Lanzarote in May?

We often get this question: when is the windy season in Lanzarote so we can avoid that time? Actually, the wind is pretty much present all year round on the island, but you can feel it more during the summer months when it’s very warm outside. By September the weather calms down a bit and temperatures tend to drop.

Which is the hottest Canary island in May?

Fuerteventura and Lanzarote are the hottest islands in May, with practically no rain predicted. However, the sea will be slightly warmer in Tenerife and Gran Canaria if you are planning to spend time on the beach.

Can you swim in Lanzarote in May?

Swimming on the island of Lanzarote in may is cool Swimming in may in Arrecife, Costa Teguise, Playa Blanca, Puerto del Carmen, Playa Honda, Punta Mujeres, Arrieta, Caleta de Famara, La Graciosa, Papagayo Beach, La Santa, Órzola and Yaiza is possible but the sea is generally cool.

Is Lanzarote busy in May?

The month of May is usually quiet and relaxed, with far few tourists compared to the following summer months. So if you want to avoid the crowds, you could opt for a holiday between March and May, just be careful to avoid Semana Santa.