The best times to visit Alcala de Henares for ideal weather are

April 23rd to July 1st


August 27th to October 21st

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

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Weather in Alcala de Henares


Average temperatures in Alcala de Henares vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Alcala de Henares, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 95.1°F (35.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 64.3°F (17.9°C) at night.

Alcala de Henares Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Alcala de Henares Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Alcala de Henares Perceived Temperature (F)


Alcala de Henares Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Alcala de Henares Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 52.2 42.2 33.9
Feb 55.2 44.4 34.9
Mar 62 50 38.5
Apr 68 56.1 44.6
May 76.1 63.3 50
Jun 85.8 72.7 58.2
Jul 93.6 79.6 63.6
Aug 92.8 78.7 63.5
Sep 83 69.9 56.8
Oct 72.1 59.5 48.4
Nov 59.7 49 39.6
Dec 53.3 42.3 33.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 11.2 5.7 1.1
Feb 12.9 6.9 1.6
Mar 16.7 10 3.6
Apr 20 13.4 7
May 24.5 17.4 10
Jun 29.9 22.6 14.6
Jul 34.2 26.4 17.6
Aug 33.8 25.9 17.5
Sep 28.3 21.1 13.8
Oct 22.3 15.3 9.1
Nov 15.4 9.4 4.2
Dec 11.8 5.7 0.8

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Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Alcala de Henares are July, August, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid July. For example, on the week of July 9th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid April with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of April 16th.

When can you find snow in Alcala de Henares? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chanceof Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Alcala de Henares.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Alcala de Henares (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 13% 0 1
Feb 14% 0 1.2
Mar 10% 0 1.2
Apr 16% 0 1.6
May 13% 0 1.4
Jun 9% 0 0.9
Jul 2% 0 0.2
Aug 2% 0 0.2
Sep 7% 0 1.1
Oct 13% 0 2.1
Nov 12% 0 1.4
Dec 10% 0 1.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 13 0 2.5
Feb 14 0 3
Mar 10 0 3
Apr 16 0 4.1
May 13 0 3.6
Jun 9 0 2.3
Jul 2 0 0.5
Aug 2 0 0.5
Sep 7 0 2.8
Oct 13 0 5.3
Nov 12 0 3.6
Dec 10 0 3


Humidity and Wind

Alcala de Henares has some humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (20.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (69.8%).

Wind in Alcala de Henares is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and April. February’s average wind speed of around 6.3 knots (7.2 MPH or 11.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early February where average top sustained speeds reach 14.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Alcala de Henares.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 5.1 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Feb 6.3 Light breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Mar 6.3 Light breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Apr 6.1 Light breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
May 5.8 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Jun 5.8 Light breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Jul 5.9 Light breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Aug 5.6 Light breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Sep 4.9 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Oct 4.4 Light breeze 10.3 Gentle breeze
Nov 5 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Dec 4.3 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 68.6%
Feb 57.8%
Mar 48.1%
Apr 49%
May 39.8%
Jun 30.8%
Jul 20.4%
Aug 22.5%
Sep 34.6%
Oct 52.4%
Nov 62.5%
Dec 69.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Alcala de Henares?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Jan 18, 2018 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Spain; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Alcala de Henares, Spain is May, followed by February and March. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Alcala de Henares in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 53.3 in December means 53.3% of the tourists vs. May.

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Overall Alcala de Henares Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.8°F (27.1°C) and 59.4°F (15.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Alcala de Henares, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86.6°F (30.3°C) and 53°F (11.7°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Alcala de Henares to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59.4°F (15.2°C) and 50.6°F (10.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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