Climate and Average Weather in Gibraltar
Gibraltar has a Mediterranean climate with dry and warm summers and mild wetter winters. Gibraltar doesn't know frost and snow and is blessed with a reasonably high number of sunshine hours throughout the year. However the amount of rainfall is slightly higher than for example the Eastern part of the Costa del Sol. This is due to its location on the Strait of Gibraltar which means more rainfall.
The best travel time is from the beginning of May to the end of September when the temperature is pleasant and the sun shines often. If you want to travel to Gibraltar for a sun holiday then best would be to do so between June and mid-September. The maximum average temperatures range between 23 and 29 degrees Celsius (73.4 - 84.2 ° Fahrenheit). It is dry almost every day and the sun shines on average ten to eleven hours per day. The seawater temperature is still fresh in June, but from July till September the water heats up nicely.
Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.