The best times to visit El Espinar for ideal weather are
June 4th to September 16th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
El Espinar Travel Guide
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Weather in El Espinar
Average temperatures in El Espinar vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th 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 El Espinar, 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 75.9°F (24.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.8°F (13.2°C) at night.
El Espinar Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
El Espinar Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
El Espinar Perceived Temperature (F)
El Espinar Perceived Temperature (C)
Average El Espinar 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in El Espinar are August, July, and then June. 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 3 days of significant precipitation the week of April 16th.
When can you find snow in El Espinar? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early to mid March. The best time to ski (if at all) in El Espinar is often around around April 9th when fresh powder is deepest. 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.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in El Espinar.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in El Espinar (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
El Espinar has some extremely humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (36% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (81.6%).
Wind in El Espinar is usually moderate. The windiest month is February, followed by March and December. February’s average wind speed of around 8.7 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.2 KPH) is considered “a gentle 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 13.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in El Espinar.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||7.8||Gentle breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.7||Gentle breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Mar||8.6||Gentle breeze||12.3||Significant breeze|
|Apr||8||Gentle breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|May||7.1||Gentle breeze||10.2||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6.8||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||6.5||Light breeze||9.7||Significant breeze|
|Aug||6.4||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||6.3||Light breeze||9.5||Significant breeze|
|Oct||7.4||Gentle breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|Nov||7.4||Gentle breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8.1||Gentle breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to El Espinar?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 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. This advisory was last updated on Oct 04, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in El Espinar, 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 El Espinar 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
Overall El Espinar Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 59.1°F (15.1°C) and 38.8°F (3.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 9 to 11 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 2 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in El Espinar, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 67.5°F (19.7°C) and 35°F (1.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 10 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 far too cold this time of year in El Espinar to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 40°F (4.4°C) and 31.9°F (-0.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.