Maspalomas
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Maspalomas, Spain

Stunning beautiful white sand beach of Maspalomas, Spain, in a striking aerial panorama
Stunning beautiful white sand beach of Maspalomas, Spain, in a striking aerial panorama
The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Maspalomas, Spain, with average temperature fluctuating between 27°C (80.6°F) and 20°C (68°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 20°C (68°F), August is the warmest month.

Rainfall

July and August are months without rainfall in Maspalomas.

Sea temperature

In Maspalomas, the average seawater temperature in August is 22°C (71.6°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22°C (71.6°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 13.1h.

Sunshine

May through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Maspalomas.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Maspalomas?

The warmest month in Maspalomas, Spain, is August, with an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 20°C (68°F).

What is the temperature in August in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, in August, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

Does it rain in Maspalomas in August?

In Maspalomas, in August, it doesn't rain. In September, it rains.

What is the driest month in Maspalomas?

July and August are months without rainfall in Maspalomas.

How warm is the water in August in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, the average seawater temperature in August is 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Maspalomas have in August?

In August, the average length of the day in Maspalomas is 13.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Maspalomas?

May through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Maspalomas have in August?

In Maspalomas, Spain, the average sunshine in August is 9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Maspalomas?

Months with the highest UV index in Maspalomas are June through August, with an average maximum UV index of 11.

How high is the UV index in August in Maspalomas?

The average daily maximum UV index in August in Maspalomas is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in August: 27°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are August and September (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March and December (14°C).

Average rainfall in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in August: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (33mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in August: 22°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (19°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average daylight in August: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9h

Months with most sunshine are May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in August - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average UV index in August: 11

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).