Benidorm Detailed Weather

Because Benidorm faces South and is backed by high mountains,it is sheltered from the winters colder Northerly winds maintaining a warmer climate in winter.

The ring of mountains that form a back-drop to the resort also keep out the chill winds and heavy storms. The micro-climate that this protection provides is one of the major factors that make Benidorm a year-round tourist destination. This means that, unlike many areas, none of the hotels close during the winter months, and most of them offer exceptional deals to maintain high occupancy. Pensioners from northern Europe take advantage of these offers to spend a couple of months or more away from the chill of northern climes.

BENIDORM CURRENT & 7 DAY FORECAST

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Average Temperatures Throughout The Year

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The average high in Benidorm is 15ºC in January, which drops to 6ºC at night. You’ll have the chance to relax in the sun during the day, but you should bring some warmer clothes for the evenings. The sea temperature is a fairly cool 15ºC, while humidity’s low. There’s 31mm of rain over nine days, and you can expect ten hours of daylight with six hours of sunshine each day. UV levels will be low but still pack your sun cream. Sunset’s around 6pm for much of the month.

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The typical high temperature in Benidorm during February is 16ºC, which drops to quite a chilly 6ºC at night. The average sea temperature’s 15ºC, while humidity’s low. Rainfall’s usually 39mm over seven rainy days and you can expect six hours of sunshine from 11 hours of daylight each day. UV levels will be moderate, while sunset’s around 6.20pm at the start of the month and gradually gets later.

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The usual high temperature in Benidorm during March is 18ºC, which gets quite chilly at night and drops to 7ºC. The sea temperature’s around 15ºC, while humidity’s low. Average rainfall’s 48mm over seven rainy days and you can expect 12 hours of daylight with seven hours of sunshine each day. UV levels will be moderate, while sunset’s just before 7pm at the start of March; this is closer to 8.30pm by the end of the month because daylight saving starts.

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The average high temperature in Benidorm during April is 19ºC, and there will be lots of sunny weather enjoy at the beach. Bring your favourite beach gear, but don’t forget to pack some warmer clothes for the evenings as things can get quite chilly. The average sea temperature climbs to 16ºC, while humidity’s low and ranges from around 40 to the mid-80s. Average rainfall’s 43mm over eight days with rain.

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The average high temperature in Benidorm during May is 22ºC, so it’s nice and warm for chilling out on the beach in your swimwear. You should pack some warmer things for the evenings though as it can get quite cool at night. The typical sea temperature’s 18ºC, while humidity’s low and rainfall’s usually 32mm over nine rainy days. You can expect nine hours of sunshine from 14 hours of daylight each day, while UV levels will be very high so pack sun cream. Sunset’s around 9pm for most of May.

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The average high in Benidorm is 26ºC in June, so it’s ideal weather for you to relax on the beach or by the pool. Things stay pleasant in the evenings, with temperatures cooling to 16ºC at night. At 22ºC, the sea’s lovely and refreshing, while humidity’s moderate. Average rainfall’s 22mm over six rainy days, and you can expect 15 hours of daylight with ten long hours of sunshine each day. UV levels will be very high so don’t forget your sun cream. Sunset’s just before 9.30pm so it’s nice and late and great for you to have dinner outside.

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In July the average daytime temperature reaches 25°C, with temperatures increasing slightly during the month. The average temperature in the hottest part of the day is 29°C, perfect for relaxing on the beach while enjoying the cool sea breeze. By July the Mediterranean waters have warmed up to 24°C and with just 27mm of rain expected across two wet days, the chance of showers is low. In the evening, you may need a light layer to stay warm as the temperature dips slightly to 19°C.

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In the daytime, the average temperature in Benidorm is a hot but comfortable 27°C. With highs of 30°C you’ll need plenty of sun cream and shade to stay safe in the heat, while lows of 20°C bring cooler temperatures to the evening. In August, Benidorm has an average of 12 hours of sunshine every day, ideal for long days at the beach as you splash in the warm 25°C waters of the Mediterranean. Rain isn’t unheard of, but with just five wet days and 50mm of rainfall expected, any showers will be short-lived.

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The average high’s 28ºC in September, which cools to a pleasant 17ºC at night, so you won’t need to bring too many warmer clothes for the evenings. The sea temperature’s 25ºC, while humidity’s moderate. Average rainfall’s 42mm over six rainy days, and you can expect eight hours of sunshine from the 12 hours of daylight each day. Make sure you wear sun cream as UV levels will be high. Sunset’s at 8.30pm at the start of September and gradually gets earlier as the month goes on.

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The average high temperature in Benidorm during October is 23ºC, so you’ll be spending plenty of time sunning yourself by the pool or on the beach. Pack your best swimwear, but remember to bring something warmer for the evenings as things can get quite cool. The average sea temperature’s 21ºC, while humidity’s low and ranges from 50 to 88. Average rainfall’s 47mm across nine rainy days.

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The average high’s 19ºC in November, which is perfectly warm enough to spend lazy days at the beach or by the pool. You should bring some warmer clothes for the evenings though as things cool to a chilly 9ºC at night. The sea temperature’s 19ºC, while humidity’s low. There’s 52mm of rain over eight days. You can still expect six hours of sunshine from the 10 hours of daylight each day. UV levels will be moderate. Sunset’s at 6pm at the start of the month.

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The average high’s still a pleasant 16ºC in December, although things do get a bit chilly at night, cooling to 7ºC at night. Make sure you pack some warmer clothes for the evenings. The sea temperature’s 16ºC, while humidity’s low. Average rainfall’s 45mm over nine rainy days. You can expect five hours of sunshine from the ten hours of daylight each day. UV levels will be low. The sun goes down around 5.45pm.