Best time to visit, weather and climate La Palma

La Palma is a paradise for the outdoors. With excellent opportunities for hiking, diving, paragliding and cycling. Wherever you are on the island, there is always an organisation nearby for a great activity.

It is one of the greenest Canary Islands, where you can still enjoy unspoiled nature. From the green forests in the north to the desert landscapes in the south and the serene pine forests in Parque Nacional de la Caldera de Taburiente. If you've seen all of this, you'll understand why the entire island has been declared a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.

Best time to visit La Palma, Spain

The best time to visit the island of La Palma in Spain is from may until december, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature on La Palma is 24°C in august and the lowest is 19°C in january. The water temperature is between 20°C and 25°C. The weather and climate of La Palma is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for La Palma is an 8,3. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

La Palma has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in La Palma 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 La Palma per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 21°C
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Climate La Palma

The island La Palma has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for La Palma 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 La Palma

 
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 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 21°C
Night 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 20°C
Water 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 22°C
Precip 5
mm
6
mm
9
mm
4
mm
2
mm
2
mm
2
mm
2
mm
3
mm
18
mm
27
mm
9
mm
Rain
days
5 5 7 4 2 1 1 1 2 8 8 6
Dry
days
26 23 24 26 29 29 30 30 28 23 22 25
Sun hours
per day
9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 9 9 9
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 4
UV-index 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5
 


Climate La Palma january

On average, it is maximum 19° in january on La Palma and at least around 18° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. In january there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma february

On average, it is maximum 19° in february on La Palma and at least around 18° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. In february there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma march

On average, it is maximum 19° in march on La Palma and at least around 18° degrees. The sea temperature is around 20° degrees. In march there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma april

On average, it is maximum 19° in april on La Palma and at least around 18° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In april there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma may

On average, it is maximum 20° in may on La Palma and at least around 19° degrees. The sea temperature is around 22° degrees. In may there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june on La Palma and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In june there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma july

On average, it is maximum 23° in july on La Palma and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In july there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma august

On average, it is maximum 24° in august on La Palma and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma september

On average, it is maximum 24° in september on La Palma and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In september there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma october

On average, it is maximum 24° in october on La Palma and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma november

On average, it is maximum 22° in november on La Palma and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 23° degrees. In november there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month on La Palma.

Climate La Palma december

On average, it is maximum 21° in december on La Palma and at least around 20° degrees. The sea temperature is around 22° degrees. In december there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month on La Palma.

14 day weather forecast La Palma

The weather for La Palma in Spain will be 21° till 19° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for La Palma is based on the weather in Santa Cruz de la Palma.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Su
27 Sep
Bewolkt 21°C 18°C 24°C 0.5 mm 15% 8m/s 3
Mo
28 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 20°C 18°C 24°C 0.7 mm 20% 8m/s 6
Tu
29 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 21°C 19°C 24°C 1.4 mm 30% 6m/s 3
We
30 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 20°C 18°C 24°C 0.8 mm 45% 6m/s 5
Th
1 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 20°C 18°C 24°C 0.8 mm 45% 7m/s 6
Fr
2 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 20°C 18°C 24°C 0.8 mm 45% 6m/s 4
Sa
3 Oct
Wisselend bewolkt 21°C 18°C 24°C 0.5 mm 15% 5m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Su
4 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 20°C 18°C 24°C 4.7 mm 60% 5m/s 4
Mo
5 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 21°C 18°C 24°C 0.6 mm 15% 4m/s 6
Tu
6 Oct
Lichte regenbuien 20°C 17°C 24°C 4.6 mm 80% 6m/s 6
We
7 Oct
Bewolkt 19°C 17°C 24°C 1.4 mm 60% 7m/s 1
Th
8 Oct
Bewolkt 19°C 18°C 24°C 0.7 mm 40% 6m/s 1
Fr
9 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 19°C 18°C 24°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 2
Sa
10 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 19°C 18°C 24°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 1

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About La Palma

La Palma is an island that belongs to Spain. The capital of La Palma is Santa Cruz de la Palma. It has a total surface of only 729 km² with 4.964 km of coastline and the population consists of 81.486 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 412x smaller than Philippines. If you want to call La Palma 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.

La Palma is in a straight line at 13.480 km distance from Manila. From Manila International Airport the flight time is about 16 hours55.

The coordinates of La Palma, Spain are latitude: 28.6535944 en longitude: -17.8633104

The GPS coordinates are N 28° 39' 12.9600" en W 17° 51' 47.8800"

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Currency La Palma

In La Palma the Euro is used to pay.

Exchange rate Euro (EUR) 27 september 2020

1 Euro = 56,39 Philippine piso
100 Euro = 5.639,20 Philippine piso

1 Philippine piso = 0,02 Euro
100 Philippine piso = 1,77 Euro

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Time difference La Palma

On La Palma it is now 05:33 o’clock at night on sunday 27 september 2020. That is 7 hour earlier than in Philippines. The time zone of La Palma is Atlantic/Canary and the Greenwich time is UTC+01.

Vaccinations La Palma

No recommended vaccinations are required for La Palma.