The best times to visit Fuerteventura for ideal weather are
October 15th to June 24th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Fuerteventura Travel Guide
Other Fuerteventura Travel Info
Weather in Fuerteventura
Average temperatures in Fuerteventura vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 83rd 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 Fuerteventura, the hottest months are August, September, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 84.2°F (29°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72.1°F (22.3°C) at night.
Fuerteventura Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Fuerteventura 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.
Fuerteventura Perceived Temperature (F)
Fuerteventura Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Fuerteventura 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 Fuerteventura are June, August, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January and early February with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of January 29th.
When can you find snow in Fuerteventura? 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 Fuerteventura.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Fuerteventura (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
Fuerteventura has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (53.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (63.3%).
Wind in Fuerteventura is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is July, followed by August and June. July’s average wind speed of around 13.6 knots (15.7 MPH or 25.2 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid July where average top sustained speeds reach 18.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Fuerteventura.
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||10.2||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
|Feb||11.3||Significant breeze||16.4||Significant breeze|
|Mar||11.5||Significant breeze||16.7||Significant breeze|
|Apr||11.8||Significant breeze||16.8||Significant breeze|
|May||12.2||Significant breeze||17.2||Significant breeze|
|Jun||12.7||Significant breeze||17.4||Strong breeze|
|Jul||13.6||Significant breeze||18||Significant breeze|
|Aug||12.9||Significant breeze||17.6||Strong breeze|
|Sep||9.4||Gentle breeze||14.2||Significant breeze|
|Oct||8.9||Gentle breeze||14||Significant breeze|
|Nov||10||Gentle breeze||15.1||Significant breeze|
|Dec||10||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Fuerteventura?
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 Fuerteventura, Spain is January, followed by August 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 Fuerteventura in September. 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 Fuerteventura Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 79.5°F (26.4°C) and 71.1°F (21.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Fuerteventura, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 83.5°F (28.6°C) and 74°F (23.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 perfect this time of year in Fuerteventura to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 73.4°F (23°C) and 70°F (21.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.