Best time to visit, weather and climate Barcelona

Best time to visit Barcelona, Spain

The best time to visit Barcelona in Spain is from may until october, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Barcelona is 27°C in july and the lowest is 12°C in january. The water temperature is between 14°C and 27°C. The weather and climate of Barcelona is suitable for a city trip.

The average climate figure for Barcelona is an 8,7. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Barcelona has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Barcelona or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Barcelona per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
12°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 20°C 24°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 21°C 16°C 13°C
19
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17
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32
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32
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23
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23
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17
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22
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36
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54
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44
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15
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Climate Barcelona

Barcelona has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Barcelona is 20° degrees and there is about 201 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 249 days a year with an average humidity of 57% and an UV-index of 4.


Climate Barcelona

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 12°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 20°C 24°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 21°C 16°C 13°C
Night 7°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 14°C 18°C 21°C 22°C 19°C 16°C 11°C 8°C
Water 14°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 21°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 20°C 18°C
Precip 19
mm
17
mm
32
mm
32
mm
23
mm
23
mm
17
mm
22
mm
36
mm
54
mm
44
mm
15
mm
Rain
days
9 8 10 12 9 7 8 9 13 13 9 6
Dry
days
22 20 21 18 22 23 23 22 17 18 21 25
Sun hours
per day
7 9 9 9 12 12 12 11 9 8 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2
UV-index 3 3 4 4 5 6 6 6 6 5 4 4
 


Climate Barcelona january

On average, it is maximum 12° in january in Barcelona and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In january there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona february

On average, it is maximum 13° in february in Barcelona and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In february there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona march

On average, it is maximum 15° in march in Barcelona and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In march there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona april

On average, it is maximum 17° in april in Barcelona and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona may

On average, it is maximum 20° in may in Barcelona and at least around 14° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In may there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona june

On average, it is maximum 24° in june in Barcelona and at least around 18° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In june there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona july

On average, it is maximum 27° in july in Barcelona and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In july there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona august

On average, it is maximum 27° in august in Barcelona and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In august there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september in Barcelona and at least around 19° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona october

On average, it is maximum 21° in october in Barcelona and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In october there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 54 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona november

On average, it is maximum 16° in november in Barcelona and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Barcelona.

Climate Barcelona december

On average, it is maximum 13° in december in Barcelona and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In december there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Barcelona.

14 day weather forecast Barcelona

The weather for Barcelona in Spain will be 28° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
15 Aug
Enkele wolken 28°C 22°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 8
Su
16 Aug
Broken wolken 27°C 24°C 27°C 1.2 mm 30% 3m/s 5
Mo
17 Aug
Broken wolken 27°C 22°C 27°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 6
Tu
18 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 33°C 24°C 27°C 0.2 mm 20% 4m/s 9
We
19 Aug
Bewolkt 27°C 24°C 27°C 1.3 mm 30% 3m/s 3
Th
20 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 31°C 24°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 9
Fr
21 Aug
Helder hemel 31°C 25°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 9

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
22 Aug
Enkele wolken 28°C 24°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 5
Su
23 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 27°C 23°C 27°C 0.6 mm 15% 4m/s 6
Mo
24 Aug
Broken wolken 25°C 21°C 27°C 0.9 mm 25% 5m/s 4
Tu
25 Aug
Broken wolken 27°C 22°C 27°C 0.8 mm 20% 3m/s 2
We
26 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 27°C 21°C 27°C 1.6 mm 35% 3m/s 2
Th
27 Aug
Enkele wolken 25°C 21°C 27°C 0.4 mm 15% 3m/s 2
Fr
28 Aug
Enkele wolken 27°C 21°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 2

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Flight tickets to Barcelona

The 3 nearest airports to Barcelona you can fly to are:

  • Barcelona International Airport (14 km)
    Barcelona
  • Girona Airport (74 km)
    Girona
  • Reus Air Base (89 km)
    Reus

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About Barcelona

Barcelona lies in Spain in the province Catalonia and the population consists of 4.920.000 inhabitants. If you want to call Barcelona you have to use +34 or 0034 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +345012457809 or 00345012457809.

Barcelona is in a straight line at 1.137 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 1 hour10.

The coordinates of Barcelona, Spain are latitude: 41.398371 en longitude: 2.1741

The GPS coordinates are N 41° 23' 54.2400" en E 2° 10' 26.7600"

Currency Barcelona

In Barcelona the Euro is used to pay.

Exchange rate Euro (EUR) 15 august 2020

1 Euro = 0,90 Pound sterling
100 Euro = 90,49 Pound sterling

1 Pound sterling = 1,11 Euro
100 Pound sterling = 110,51 Euro

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Time difference Barcelona

In Barcelona it is now 09:20 o’clock in the morning on saturday 15 august 2020. That is 1 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Barcelona is Europe/Madrid and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

Vaccinations Barcelona

No recommended vaccinations are required for Barcelona.