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Climate and Weather in Granada

Page updated 10th January 2020

Clima y tiempo en Granada España
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Introduction: This page shows the weather statistics for Granada Spain. However, if you are coming to Granada and you just want to know what clothes to bring here is a summary:

In July and August you could walk around naked 24 hours a day with no problem. The rest of the year you will need a warm jersey for the evenings. From November to April you will need warm clothing

Temperature in Granada Spain

 6.7   8.5   11.0   12.8   16.8   21.4   24.8   24.5   20.9   15.5   10.7   7.6 
 Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec 

Granada has short cold winters and is very hot in July and August, it is not an uncomfortable heat because of the low humidity.

Rainfall in Granada Spain

 41   38   30   38   28   17   4   3   16   42   48   53 
 Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec 

The rainfall in Granada is fairly low but occasionally every few years there can be long wet spells which can last two or 3 weeks.

Days of frost in Granada Spain

 16   10   5   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   5   12 
 Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec 

This table refers to the amount of days that the temperature goes below 0 centigrade. These frosts tend to be very light but they occasionally reach 2 or 3 below 0ºC. Broad beans are a popular crop in Granada because they are frost resistant. In the Fiesta de San Cecilio on the 1st February in the Sacromonte it is the tradition to eat raw broad beans, salt cod and "salaíllas" rolls.

Number of cloudless days in Granada Spain

 10   7   7   5   6   13   22   19   11   8   8   8 
 Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec 

Good weather is the norm in Granada. Andalucia has more sunshine than anywhere in Europe.

Number of Rainy days in Granada Spain

 6   6   5   7   4   2   0   1   2   5   6   7 
 Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec 

The chart shows the amount of days when there is more than 1 litre of water per square metre.