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

September 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
September, the first month of the autumn, in Maspalomas, is still a warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 20°C (68°F) and 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In Maspalomas, the average high-temperature in September is practically the same as in August - a still warm 26°C (78.8°F). In Maspalomas, the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

Rainfall

January through June, September through December are months with rainfall. September is the first month it rains. Throughout September, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 9mm (0.4") of precipitation. In Maspalomas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 21 days and collects up to 177mm (7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater are September and October, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

In Maspalomas, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 in September transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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 temperature in September in Maspalomas?

The average high-temperature, in September, in Maspalomas, Spain, is 26°C (78.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 20°C (68°F).

When does it start raining in Maspalomas?

September is the first month it rains. Throughout September, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 9mm (0.4") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Maspalomas?

September and October, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater.

How warm is the water in September in Maspalomas?

In September, the average sea temperature in Maspalomas is 23°C (73.4°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23°C (73.4°F) water may be enjoyable.

What is the average length of the day in September in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, the average length of the day in September is 12.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Maspalomas have in September?

In Maspalomas, the average sunshine in September is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in September in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, the average daily maximum UV index in September is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in September - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in September: 26°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 September: 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 September - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in September: 9mm

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 September - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in September: 1 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 September - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in September: 23°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 September / Average sunshine in September - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average daylight in September: 12.3h

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 September: 8h

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 September - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average UV index in September: 9

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).