Lanzarote, the most easterly of the Canary Islands, lies in the Atlantic Ocean just 100 km off the coast of Africa. Lanzarote is 60 km long north to south and only 20 km wide.

The island comprises of seven municipalities: Arrecife (the island’s capital), Haría, San Bartolomé, Teguise, Tías, Tinajo and Yaiza. There are three tourist resorts: Puerto del Carmen (the largest resort), Costa Teguise and Playa Blanca.

The island enjoys an average temperature of 22ºC all year-round with a mild dry climate. Average daytime temperatures range from about 21ºC in January to 29ºC in August.

Annual rainfall is just 140mm (5.5 inches). With year-round sunshine and very little rainfall, Lanzarote is the perfect destination at any time of the year.

Local weather forecast

Jul 10, 2020 - Fri
Arrecife, ES
few clouds
22°C few clouds
Wind 7 m/s, NNE
Humidity 73%
Pressure 759.81 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
fri jul 10
broken clouds
23/21°C 10 m/s, NNE 73% 760.56 mmHg
sat jul 11
sky is clear
24/21°C 8 m/s, N 70% 759.81 mmHg
sun jul 12
sky is clear
24/21°C 8 m/s, NNE 69% 760.56 mmHg
mon jul 13
sky is clear
24/21°C 10 m/s, N 71% 762.07 mmHg
tue jul 14
few clouds
24/21°C 10 m/s, N 73% 759.81 mmHg