Best Time To Visit Gran Canaria, Spain

Best Time To Go To Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria climate is often described as having an eternal spring feeling! The island is a year round destination and you can visit any time of the year.

Peak tourist season is from December to February. However, if you want to beat the tourist rush, the months between May to September is the best time to visit Gran Canaria.  

Avoid August as it is school holidays and many Spaniards flock to the island for family vacations.

Climate in Gran Canaria

Know weather for your travel dates:

26-May-2018
Today 26 May

58

46

Partly cloudy in the morning.

Wind:6.88 m/s

Humidity:97%

Precipitation:0%

  • Sun 27 May
    60 | 47

    Partly cloudy overnight.

  • Mon 28 May
    61 | 48

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Tue 29 May
    61 | 49

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 30 May
    62 | 49

    Mostly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Thu 31 May
    61 | 47

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 01 Jun
    60 | 48

    Partly cloudy in the morning.

Month wise Weather in Gran Canaria

Average Temperature in Gran Canaria by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Feb

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 75℉

Mar

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Apr

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

May

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Jun

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Jul

Average temperature: 73℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Aug

Average temperature: 76℉

Minimum temperature: 68℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Sep

Average temperature: 73℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Oct

Average temperature: 73℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Nov

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Dec

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Highest temperature in Gran Canaria is recorded as 89.6℉ in October.

Lowest temperature in Gran Canaria is recorded as 51.8℉ in January and March.

Average Rain in Gran Canaria by Month (in mm)

  • 40
  • 30
  • 20
  • 10 0
Jan

Average Rain: 2.9 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 37.19 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 23.72 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 185.81 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 9.04 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 128.5 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 0.83 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 12.37 mm

May

Average Rain: 0.6 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 12.37 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 0.62 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 12.37 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 0.1 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 3.11 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 4.03 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 51.08 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 15.58 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 117.65 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Gran Canaria is 185.81 mm in February.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Gran Canaria are June, July and August.

Average Humidity in Gran Canaria by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 59%

Minimum Humidity: 34%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Feb

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 77%

Mar

Average Humidity: 60%

Minimum Humidity: 28%

Maximum Humidity: 76%

Apr

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 35%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

May

Average Humidity: 63%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 73%

Jun

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 48%

Maximum Humidity: 69%

Jul

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Aug

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 73%

Sep

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Oct

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 37%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Nov

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 37%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

Dec

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Most humid month in Gran Canaria is September.

Least humid month in Gran Canaria is January.

Best time to visit Gran Canaria Attractions in May