Time and Weather in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain

Granadilla de Abona, Tenerife, Canary Islands is located in the WEST (Western European Summer Time) time zone, UTC/GMT +1 hours. The sunrise is at 07:58 and the sunset at 19:57 for the moment of the beginning of October 2018. The length of the day is 11 hours 58 minutes. There is no time difference between Greenwich, London and Granadilla de Abona, Spain. 

Granadilla de Abona, Tenerife being the part of the Canary Islands is located at the area of subtropical oceanic climate that is moderated by the proximity to the ocean and by trade winds during the summer time. The prevailing winds make the northern side quite humid and the rest of the island a bit drier.

Hot and humid summers together with chilly winters are characteristic for the climate of Granadilla de Abona.

Due to the trade winds, there is a moderate amount of rain at the northeast part of the island; meanwhile, the coastal side is has a limited amount of rainfall during the year, below 250 millimeters or even below 150 millimeters.

The climate at the coastal line is quite mild due to the proximity to the ocean, unlike the mountain region of the island that is often experiencing the stifling heat that rises at the top.

The temperature might reach about 34-35 °C (93-95 °F) in March, April, and November; 36-37 °C (97-99 °F) in May, June, and October and 42-44 °C (108-111 °F) in July, August, and September.

The winter around that area is quite mild and, therefore, the temperature may even reach 21 °C (70 °F) in January and February.

Generally speaking, the lowest temperatures are noticed in January and February, while the highest in July, August, and September.

The precipitation level is quite low in the coastal area of Tenerife and is around 133 millimeters per year. December is the wettest month of the year, while the driest ones are June and July, when the rainfall level may reach 0 millimeters.

The amount of sunshine in that area is quite generous, and the sunniest month is July as the hours of sun per day may reach 10 hours, however, in January, November, and December the hours of sun per day is approximately 6 hours.

The best time to visit Tenerife is presumably from May to mid-October as the temperature is quite mild and the sea is not that cold either.