The best times to visit Mercadal for ideal weather are

April 2nd to July 1st

or

August 27th 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 Mercadal Travel Info

Weather in Mercadal

Temperature

Average temperatures in Mercadal vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 50th 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 Mercadal, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 86°F (30°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.3°F (21.3°C) at night.

Mercadal Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Average
Low

Mercadal Temperatures (Celsius)

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High
Average
Low

“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.

Mercadal Perceived Temperature (F)

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Average
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Mercadal Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Mercadal 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan58.151.345.3
Feb57.150.243.8
Mar60.653.246.6
Apr6658.151.3
May72.163.656.2
Jun79.970.963
Jul84.77668.5
Aug85.576.869.4
Sep79.871.965.4
Oct73.466.560.7
Nov64.958.653.1
Dec59.65347.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan14.510.77.4
Feb13.910.16.6
Mar15.911.88.1
Apr18.914.510.7
May22.317.613.4
Jun26.621.617.2
Jul29.324.420.3
Aug29.724.920.8
Sep26.622.218.6
Oct2319.215.9
Nov18.314.811.7
Dec15.311.78.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mercadal are July, August, 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 mid June. For example, on the week of June 18th 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 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Mercadal? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Mercadal is often around around February 5th 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 Mercadal.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan19%02
Feb23%0.42.4
Mar18%02.5
Apr16%02
May10%01.4
Jun4%00.6
Jul2%00.1
Aug3%00.3
Sep13%02.7
Oct16%03
Nov28%05.1
Dec17%02.2

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1905.1
Feb2316.1
Mar1806.4
Apr1605.1
May1003.6
Jun401.5
Jul200.3
Aug300.8
Sep1306.9
Oct1607.6
Nov28013
Dec1705.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Mercadal has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (62.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (76.3%).

Wind in Mercadal is usually moderate. The windiest month is February, followed by March and November. February’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.4 MPH or 16.8 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 March where average top sustained speeds reach 19.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan7.8Gentle breeze14.2Significant breeze
Feb9.1Gentle breeze16.4Significant breeze
Mar9Gentle breeze16.2Significant breeze
Apr8Gentle breeze14.5Significant breeze
May7.7Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze
Jun7.1Gentle breeze13.4Significant breeze
Jul7.2Gentle breeze13.6Significant breeze
Aug7.1Gentle breeze13.1Significant breeze
Sep7.2Gentle breeze13.8Significant breeze
Oct8Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze
Nov8.7Gentle breeze15.4Significant breeze
Dec8Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan76.3%
Feb72.5%
Mar73.1%
Apr74.5%
May68%
Jun63.7%
Jul62.3%
Aug62.4%
Sep67.5%
Oct71.9%
Nov74.4%
Dec75.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Mercadal?

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 Mercadal, Spain is June, followed by July 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 Mercadal 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 26.9 in November means 26.9% of the tourists vs. June.

 

 

Overall Mercadal Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 74.8°F (23.8°C) and 58.3°F (14.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Mercadal, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 81.8°F (27.7°C) and 59.9°F (15.5°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 8 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Mercadal to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 61.4°F (16.3°C) and 55.8°F (13.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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