Costa del Sol weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Costa del Sol

The best time to visit the region in Costa del Sol in Spain is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Costa del Sol is 28°C in July and the lowest is 14°C in January. The water temperature is between 17°C and 25°C.

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

Average weather Costa del Sol by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 14 14 16 18 21 25 28 28 25 23 18 16
Water temp. (°C) 17 17 17 19 20 23 25 25 24 22 20 18
Precipitation (mm) 21 26 26 18 11 6 1 4 12 27 29 26

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14 day weather forecast Costa del Sol

The weather for in Costa del Sol will be 23° till 25° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Tuesday 21 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
18°
25° 2.3 mm 45% 2 m/s 4
Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
18°
25° 0.4 mm 10% 2 m/s 4
Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
18°
25° 7.0 mm 70% 2 m/s 3
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
20°
25° 10.4 mm 80% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
19°
25° 0.7 mm 20% 1 m/s 7
Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
19°
25° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
20°
25° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
20°
25° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
21°
25° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 6
Thursday 30 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
20°
25° 0.3 mm 10% 3 m/s 6
Friday 1 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
20°
25° 1.6 mm 35% 3 m/s 0
Saturday 2 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
25° 0.2 mm 20% 1 m/s 0
Sunday 3 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
25° 0.2 mm 20% 3 m/s 0
Monday 4 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
16°
25° 0.6 mm 15% 3 m/s 0

Climate Costa del Sol

The region Costa del Sol has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Costa del Sol is 21° degrees and there is about 207 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 267 days a year with an average humidity of 68% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Costa del Sol

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 14 14 16 18 21 25 28 28 25 23 18 16
Night temp. (°C) 10 10 11 13 15 19 22 23 20 18 14 12
Water temp. (°C) 17 17 17 19 20 23 25 25 24 22 20 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 21 26 26 18 11 6 1 4 12 27 29 26
Days with rain 8 8 11 10 6 3 2 2 5 7 7 6
Dry days 23 20 20 20 25 27 29 29 25 24 23 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 10 11 10 10 10 9 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3
UV-index 4 4 4 5 6 6 7 6 6 5 4 4

Costa del Sol weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Costa del Sol? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Costa del Sol?

The region Costa del Sol is located in Spain. It lies in a straight line at 1,039 miles from London.

The coordinates of Costa del Sol are:

  • Latitude: 36.79
  • Longitude: -4.48

The GPS coordinates are 36° 47' N, 4° 28' W

How long is the flight to Costa del Sol?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Costa del Sol is approximately 2 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in Costa del Sol?

These are the largest airports in Costa del Sol:

What is the currency of Costa del Sol?

In Costa del Sol the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 21 September 2021

  • 1 Euro = 1.12 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.90 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 11.16 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 8.96 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 111.62 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 89.59 Euro

What is the area code of Costa del Sol?

The area code to call Costa del Sol is +34.