Weather in Benidorm
Situated on Spain’s Costa Blanca, the bustling resort of Benidorm is a favourite with British holidaymakers looking to get a healthy dose of vitamin D. The weather in Benidorm rarely disappoints. You’re pretty much guaranteed to enjoy warm and pleasant temperatures in the summer months; any time between May – October where the average temperature ranges from 18˚C to 25˚C. And with it being just a short, two hour flight from the UK; it’s easy to see why it’s such a popular holiday choice.
If you love hot and sunny weather, the best time of year to visit Benidorm would be during August, which is the hottest month in the resort. The average temperature throughout August is a lovely 25˚C and has been known to reach around the 30˚C mark. If you enjoy a refreshing dip in the sea, August is the best month for that too, with the average sea temperature also being a comfortable 25˚C. Winters in Benidorm are mild in comparison to back here in the UK, but January is the coldest month with an average temperature of 12˚C. October is the wettest month of the year, with an average rainfall of 86mm.
The surrounding mountains protect Benidorm from a lot of the elements, which is part of the reason for its beautiful year-round climate, making it a great holiday destination at any time of year. But there can still be a pleasant sea breeze, so make sure you are always fully protected from the sun and don’t be fooled thinking that it’s cooler than it is. Nobody wants sun burn getting in the way of a great holiday!