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
|Arrecife, ES||21°C clear sky|
Wind 1 m/s
Pressure 763.57 mmHg
|mon oct 18||25/22°C||5 m/s, NNE||61%||763.57 mmHg|
|tue oct 19||24/22°C||6 m/s, NNE||62%||764.32 mmHg|
|wed oct 20||24/22°C||7 m/s, NNE||76%||765.82 mmHg|
|thu oct 21||24/22°C||8 m/s, NE||77%||765.82 mmHg|
|fri oct 22||22/21°C||10 m/s, NNE||71%||765.07 mmHg|