11.07.2018 - 08:20

Terral ensures heat warning for Costa del Sol

Malaga reports 27,4 °C at 06:00 am

On yesterday's Tuesday, Granada Airport (Andalusia) was the warmest place in Spain with 40,3 °C in the shade. Jalance obtained 37,9 °C in Valencia. Sa Pobla reached 34,5 °C on the Balearic Islands and San Bartolome measured 39,6 °C on the Canary Islands. Seira (Huesca) measured the most precipitation with 14,0 mm of rain.

The Spanish mainland on Wednesday: At 06:00 am, Madrid reports 20,6 °C, Girona 19,5 °C, Bilbao 19,0 °C, Valencia 22,6 °C, Alicante 23,2 °C, Barcelona 23,5 °C, Sevilla 20,3 °C and Santiago de Compostela 16,4 °C.

Severe thunderstorms, hail, heavy rainfalls and gusts of wind will take place in the northwest of Spain towards the afternoon. A thunderstorm warning will apply for the entire northern half of Spain in the evening, the troughs could reach down to Valencia. It will be hot in Lleida with +- 36 °C, in Murcia with +- 37 °C and, of course, in Granada, Jaen and Cordoba with +- 37 °C.

Today's peak values amount 30 °C in Barcelona, 35 °C in Madrid, 28 °C in Bilbao, 30 °C in Alicante, 31 °C in Valencia, 35 °C in Sevilla, 33 °C in Girona and 29 °C in Santiago de Compostela.

The Balearic Islands on Wednesday: Palma de Mallorca reports 22,3 °C at 06:00 am. There will be a mix of sun and clouds this morning, but the sun will push through as of noon. The peak temperatures amount 31 °C in Palma de Mallorca, 32 °C in Mao-Mahon and 30 °C in Eivissa. The interior of Mallorca might even reach +- 34 °C. In the north of Mallorca, the wildfire risk lies at level 4 (out of 5) today.

The Canary Islands on Wednesday: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria registers 21,0 °C at 06:00 am. Today, it will be mostly sunny and hot on the Canary Islands. The peak temperatures amount +- 35 °C. It remains stormy at the east and west coast of Gran Canaria. Gusts of 75 km/h have been measured at sunrise. Today, the wildfire risk lies at level 5 (out of 5) on the Canary Islands (except for Lanzarote and Fuerteventura).

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Costa del Sol

The terral (warm wind from the hinterlands) is visiting Malaga again. At midnight, Malaga Airport reported 30,8 °C. Since the wind transports dry air, the heat is quite tolerable though.

At 06:00 am, Malaga (Playa La Malagueta) reports 25,5 °C and an air humidity of 35 %. Malaga's buoy registers a sea temperature of 20,2 °C and the waves are reaching heights of 86 cm.

At 06:00 am, Malaga Airport reports 27,4 °C and the wind is blowing with 35,0 km/h across the runways.

+- 31 °C have been forecasted for Marbella, +- 36 °C for Malaga (city), +- 31 °C for Manilva and +- 34 °C for Velez-Malaga. The Caminito del Rey is expecting +- 39 °C. The wildfire risk lies at level 5 (out of 5) today.

Tendency: 2 to 3 °C fresher on Thursday.

The latest sea temperatures:

Barcelona 23,3 °C

Palma de Mallorca 26,4 °C

Valenica 26,1 °C

Cabo de Palos 24,5 °C

Cabo de Gata 20,7 °C

Cadiz 20,7 °C

Las Palmas 21,6 °C

Tenerife Sur 21,0 °C

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