What's the weather like in Benalmadena in December?
Located in southern Spain on the Costa del Sol, Benalmadena is a town and holiday resort with a Mediterranean climate which brings long, hot summers and short, mild winters to the region. December is relatively cold in Benalmadena, but temperatures are still pleasant in comparison with the chilly UK winters. Although it’s often sunny at this time year, rain showers are also common so you’ll need to come prepared with a waterproof jacket.
The average temperature in Benalmadena this month is a mild 12°C, climbing to 17°C in the hottest part of the day. Although it can be very pleasant during the daytime, you’ll need to wrap up warm at night as temperatures drop to an average low of 7°C. 75mm of rain’s expected over the course of December, with just over one third of days experiencing wet weather, so it’s likely you’ll get caught in a shower at some point during your holiday. If you want to take a dip in the sea, the Mediterranean waters are a cool 17°C.