14.09.2018 - 08:53

Costa del Sol - Storm warning rather than late summer

Extremadura reports hot 37,3 °C

On yesterday's Thursday, Merida (Extremadura) was the warmest place in Spain with 37,3 °C in the shade. Jalance registered 33,5 °C in Valencia and Montoro obtained 37,0 °C in Andalusia. Calvia reached 31,0 °C on the Balearic Islands and Adeje measured 33,5 °C on the Canary Islands. Ronda (Andalusia) measured the most precipitation with 46,2 mm of rain (within one hour).

The Spanish mainland on Friday: At 06:00 am, Madrid reports 17,2 °C, Girona 17,1 °C, Bilbao 17,7 °C, Valencia 19,9 °C, Alicante 21,0 °C, Barcelona 21,9 °C, Sevilla 21,2 °C and Santiago de Compostela 15,0 °C.

A yellow level storm warning will be given for large parts of Andalusia and for Ciudad Real as of noon. Thunderstorms, hail and rain are on the agenda. It remains hot in Extremadura with +- 36 °C. It will also stay summery in Galicia, Ourense is expecting +- 33 °C. It will be mostly nice and warm at the east coast as well, a few clouds will pull up occasionally though.

Today's peak values amount 28 °C in Barcelona, 31 °C in Madrid, 25 °C in Bilbao, 29 °C in Alicante, 30 °C in Valencia, 32 °C in Sevilla, 30 °C in Girona and 28 °C in Santiago de Compostela.

The Balearic Islands on Friday: Palma de Mallorca reports 18,4 °C at 06:00 am. There will be a mix of sun and clouds during the course of the day. Some rain will be falling here and there as of noon. The peak temperatures amount 28 °C in Palma de Mallorca, 28 °C in Mao-Mahon and 28 °C in Eivissa.

The Canary Islands on Friday: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria registers 24,0 °C at 06:00 am. At sunrise, it is cloudy in the north of Gran Canaria and in the north-west of Tenerife. Sun and clouds will alternate on the Canary Islands today, the peak temperatures will reach +- 30 °C. As of noon, it will get windy in the north-west of Tenerife with gusts of 70 km/h. The wildfire risk lies at level 5 (out of 5) in the north of Gran Canaria and the north-east of Tenerife.

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Costa del Sol on Friday

At 06:00 am, Malaga (Playa La Malagueta) reports 22,9 °C and an air humidity of 80 %. Malaga's buoy registers a sea temperature of 22,5 °C and the waves are reaching heights of 27 cm.

At 06:00 am, Malaga Airport reports 22,9 °C and the wind is blowing with 3,0 km/h across the runways.

No late summer at the Costa del Sol today, instead it will be mostly cloudy. A yellow warning level has been issued for noon. It is still not clear where the thick thunderstorms will take place. As you were able to see in Ronda yesterday, a storm front can form within a short period of time. We will try to illustrate the latest developments as quickly as possible in our weather ticker.

+- 27 °C have been forecasted for Marbella, +- 26 °C for Malaga (city), +- 26 °C for Manilva and +- 28 °C for Velez-Malaga. The Caminito del Rey is expecting +- 27 °C. The wildfire risk lies at level 0 (out of 5) today.

Tendency for the following days:
A storm warning will be given at the Costa del Sol on Saturday. It remains changeable, maybe there will be a lot more sun on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The latest sea temperatures:

Barcelona 25,4 °C

Palma de Mallorca 26,4 °C

Valenica 26,5 °C

Cabo de Palos 26,0 °C

Cabo de Gata 24,1 °C

Cadiz 23,2 °C

Las Palmas 23,2 °C

Tenerife Sur 23,6 °C

All weather updates on our weather ticker

Photo above: Storm warning for today

Malaga this morning

Temperature forecast for today

Wind forecast for today
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