The best times to visit Fontajau for ideal weather are

March 26th to June 3rd

or

September 24th to November 25th

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

 

 


Other Fontajau Travel Info

Weather in Fontajau

Temperature

Average temperatures in Fontajau vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 57th 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 Fontajau, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 96.1°F (35.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.2°F (22.9°C) at night.

Fontajau Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Fontajau Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Fontajau Perceived Temperature (F)

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Fontajau Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Fontajau 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 63.8 52 42.9
Feb 64.8 53.4 44.2
Mar 69.7 57.7 47.4
Apr 75 62.8 52.4
May 82.1 69.4 58.2
Jun 89.3 76.7 65.4
Jul 94.5 82 71.1
Aug 94.4 82.2 72.1
Sep 86.8 75.5 66.2
Oct 79.8 68.4 59.5
Nov 69.4 58.2 49.4
Dec 63.9 52.2 43.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 17.7 11.1 6.1
Feb 18.2 11.9 6.8
Mar 20.9 14.3 8.6
Apr 23.9 17.1 11.3
May 27.8 20.8 14.6
Jun 31.8 24.8 18.6
Jul 34.7 27.8 21.7
Aug 34.7 27.9 22.3
Sep 30.4 24.2 19
Oct 26.6 20.2 15.3
Nov 20.8 14.6 9.7
Dec 17.7 11.2 6.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Fontajau are July, August, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early February. For example, on the week of February 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Fontajau? 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.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Fontajau.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Fontajau (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 6% 0 1.1
Feb 6% 0 0.5
Mar 10% 0 1.4
Apr 7% 0 1
May 4% 0 0.5
Jun 5% 0 0.6
Jul 1% 0 0.1
Aug 4% 0 0.7
Sep 10% 0 1.8
Oct 7% 0 0.9
Nov 10% 0 1.2
Dec 6% 0 0.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 6 0 2.8
Feb 6 0 1.3
Mar 10 0 3.6
Apr 7 0 2.5
May 4 0 1.3
Jun 5 0 1.5
Jul 1 0 0.3
Aug 4 0 1.8
Sep 10 0 4.6
Oct 7 0 2.3
Nov 10 0 3
Dec 6 0 2.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Fontajau has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is June (46.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (60.8%).

Wind in Fontajau is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by March and June. July’s average wind speed of around 5.1 knots (5.8 MPH or 9.4 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 mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 10.7 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Fontajau.

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.6 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.4 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.9 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.6 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
May 4.7 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.8 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.1 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.7 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.8 Barely noticeable 7.9 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.3 Barely noticeable 7.2 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.3 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 55%
Feb 51.6%
Mar 51.8%
Apr 51.8%
May 46.9%
Jun 46.1%
Jul 49.5%
Aug 52.3%
Sep 57.1%
Oct 59.8%
Nov 57.5%
Dec 60.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Fontajau?

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 Fontajau, Spain is July, followed by June and May. 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 Fontajau in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 42.8 in November means 42.8% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Fontajau Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 84.6°F (29.2°C) and 67.9°F (19.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 3 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 0 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Fontajau, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.7°F (32.1°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 3 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 Fontajau to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 69.2°F (20.7°C) and 61.9°F (16.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 2 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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