The weather in Cabo Roig is exceptional pretty much all year round. Here you can expect around 320 days of sunshine per year. The summer temperature is usually very hot with the winters mild.
Weather in Cabo Roig, Monthly Temperature and Climate
Cabo Roig is one of the leading tourist locations on the Orihuela Costa. This resort is part of the Costa Blanca on the eastern coast of Spain. Cabo Roig is popular with expats from Ireland, Britain and Scandinavia. Thousands flock to this area during the summer months to soak up the Cabo Roig weather and climate.
Weather in Cabo Roig in September, October & November
The winter weather in Cabo Roig is mild in comparison to some of the other locations on the Costa Blanca. The winter months are December, January and February. The temperature never drops much below 8 Celsius during the day. There is a lot more rainfall as one may expect during winter. January has more days of rain than any other month.
September is the start of autumn in Cabo Roig. The temperature will still exceed 30 Celsius at the beginning of the month. This will begin to cool towards the end of September. It’s still common to experience temperatures in the mid thirties on several days of the month. There will be more rainfall as the temperature begins to cool.
October is the most unpredictable of all the months in this part of Spain. There are not as many days of rain as January but the precipitation is over treble. The reason for the high precipitation is the weather phenomenon known as a “Gota Fria” or “Cold Drop”.
Cold air from the west and north meets the hot air of the eastern coast. The western air comes from the Atlantic, the northern air from the Pyrenees mountains. This phenomenon only happens on the eastern coast of Spain. The clash of the cold and hot air can be devastating.
This is by no means a yearly event. A Gota Fria, when it arrives will yield hurricane strength winds, heavy rain and large hail stones. This weather can several days and bring close to a years worth of rain in that time.
November sees the temperature dropping with an average of 15 – 18 Celsius. There are more days of rain than October but the precipitation levels are much lower. The evening temperature will now be around 8 Celsius. It’s a good idea to start thinking about some form of heating in your home.
Weather in Cabo Roig in December, January & February
December sees the end of Autumn and the beginning of winter. The temperatures drops further to between 10 – 12 Celsius during the day. The evenings will now be particularly cold. The average temperatures of around 7 Celsius. December will also have more rainy days than November. The precipitation levels tend to be much lower than the previous month.
January is the height of winter and the coldest and wettest month in Cabo Roig. There are more rainy days in January than any other month. The precipitation levels remain quite low compared to other months. The evening temperature will now be dropping to around 6 Celsius.
The homes in this part of Spain are ideal for the heat but no so good for cold weather. You will definitely need some heating during this month.
February is when the winter is coming to an end and temperatures are beginning to increase again. There are fewer rainy days than January although the precipitation levels are similar. The evenings are still pretty cold with average temperatures of around 7 Celsius.
Weather in Cabo Roig in March, April & May
March is the beginning of Spring when temperatures start to increase a lot. The daily average temperature will be around 14 Celsius. There is less rainfall in March than previous months. The evening temperature will be somewhere around 9 Celsius.
April sees the temperatures still increasing. You can expect temperatures of between 16 – 18 Celsius. There are fewer days of rain in April but the precipitation levels are quite high. The evening temperature will also increase to around 12 Celsius.
May is the start of the tourism season in Cabo Roig. The temperature is now increasing as we head towards summer. Already the temperature is between 20 – 25 Celsius most days. This can exceed 30 Celsius towards the end of the month.
There is still quite a bit of rainfall around in early May but not as much as April. The hours of sunshine are also increasing along with the activity on the beaches here.
Cabo Roig Weather in June, July & August
The summer weather in Cabo Roig is very hot. Especially in the hotter months of June, July and August. The temperature will exceed 30 Celsius most of the time. May is the start of the tourist season when temperatures are beginning to creep up.
The summer tends to end in September when the temperatures begin to cool. There is still plenty of good weather to be had well into October and November.
June in Cabo Roig is excellent for the entire month. The temperature is already between 25 – 27 Celsius on average. It’s common to have plenty of days that are over 30 Celsius.
The tourist season is now in full flow and the beaches will be busy more often than not. June still has the odd day of rain here and there but not a significant amount. This rain is also appreciated as it’s likely to remain dry for the next few months.
July is hot as one might expect as we enter the height of summer around the middle of the month. Average temperatures in July are between 28 – 32 Celsius. Towards the end of the month there will be plenty of days that hit the mid thirties.
There is no rainfall in July to speak of. The sea breeze coming from the Mediterranean Sea is most welcome around this time. It’s a good idea to make sure you have some sort of air conditioning to get through July and August. The nigh time temperature will remain in the late twenties. This will make sleeping particularly difficult with no form of air conditioning.
August, like most of the Costa Blanca is the hottest month. The temperature will now exceed 30 Celsius most days. There is little rainfall in August if any.
The temperature can exceed 40 Celsius a few days out of the month. The end of August sees the end of the summer months but the hot weather will continue well into September.
Cabo Roig Weather Averages
The graphic below can be clicked to become much larger. This shows average temperatures, daily hours of sunshine and average rainfall in Cabo Roig.