The climate of Mallorca (Balearic
Islands / Spain)
Mallorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands. It is also the most
popular island. Tourism on Mallorca started a long time ago. Because
of this parts of the island consist of hotels and apartments, which
has not been beneficial to its surroundings. Mallorca mainly attracts
German and British tourists. Mallorca has a Mediterranean climate with
warm summers and mild winters. The climate on Mallorca is
characterized by warm and sunny summers with many hours of sunshine.
Winters are mild, subzero temperatures are uncommon. Precipitation
figures are low. However, it does rain on a regular basis. If you like
to spend your holiday in a sunny destination Mallorca is very
suitable. The mountainous regions on Mallorca are much cooler, wetter
and grayer than the rest of the island. Snow may fall on the highest
peaks of the Sierra de Tramuntana which is situated in the
northwestern part of the island.
ThThe figures below are based on long term weather and climate
records. They are an average for the low parts of Mallorca.
Local deviations may occur. The higher situated mountainous regions
are cooler, wetter and grayer. During the winter snow may fall in
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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