The weather in Costa Adeje is among the best to be had in Tenerife. Adeje’s southwestern location yields some of the warmest temperatures on the island. This resort has the best yearly weather in Tenerife thanks to it’s super location. The summers here are hot with the winters mild.
The volcano Mount Teide lies in the path of any colder northern winds and weather fronts. The highest point of Spain protects some of the top resorts in Tenerife. Playa de las Américas, Los Cristianos and Costa Adeje are some of those resorts.
This page is broken up into four sections about the weather. You can use the orange links to move to the yearly weather section or the January, February and March sections.
Weather in Costa Adeje, Tenerife
The average yearly temperature on the Costa Adeje is a warm 19 Celsius. The coldest months are January and February when the temperature falls to 18 Celsius. The temperature begins to increase in the spring months of March and April.
The weather in Costa Adeje is at it’s hottest during the months of August and September. The average temperature will climb to a yearly high of 24 Celsius. In October the temperature begins to decrease again. Each month will see a small reduction in temperature until January.
Rainfall in Costa Adeje
November sees a big increase in the amount of rainfall. In December this rain increases again to it’s highest yearly level. The next 3 months also see quite a bit of rainfall but less than the previous 2 months. From January to March, the amount of rainfall is very similar. Each month will see around 8 days of rain on average.
April, May and June see a gradual decrease in the amount of rain before rising again in July. The months of July and August do not see much rain, there will likely be 2 days at the most. September will see a sharp increase in the number of rainy days. From October until December there will be further large increases in rainfall.
The sea temperature in Costa Adeje remains warm for most of the year. The average yearly temperature of the sea is a pleasant 21 Celsius. February and March are the coldest months when the sea will drop to 19 Celsius. January, April and May are a touch warmer at 20 Celsius.
The sea temperature increases to 21 Celsius for June and July. August, September and October are when the sea is at it’s hottest. You can expect a warm sea temperature of 23 Celsius during these months. November sees the temperature dropping again to 22 Celsius. A further drop in December and January will yield a temperature of 21 Celsius. You can check here for the current sea temperature.
Hours of Sunshine
Both December and January have 6 hours sunshine on average per day. These months share the fewest hours of sun. February, April and March all the 8 hours of sunshine. There is an increase to 9 hours during May.
June, July and August all see 10 hours of sunshine. These months enjoy more sunshine than any other. The hours of sun drop to 7 for September, October and November
Adeje Yearly Climate Stats
- The average daily temperature is 20 Celsius
- January and February are always the coldest months with a temperature of 18 Celsius
- August and September are the hottest months with a temperature of 24 Celsius
- Average yearly sea temperature is 21 Celsius
- The sea is at it’s coldest in February and March. 19 Celsius is the average during these months
- The sea is at it’s hottest in August, September and October
- 23 Celsius is the high temperature during these months
The graph below shows the average monthly temperature in Costa Adeje. Please click image for full size
The weather in Costa Adeje in January is at it’s coldest at the start of the year. This part of Tenerife tends to see the warmest temperatures thanks to it’s location. Hidden behind Teide and other mountains, this area enjoys the best weather on the island.
January sees a small decrease in temperature from December and less rainfall. This resort especially will get much busier now as the winter holiday season begins.
Adeje Weather in January
The climate of Tenerife in January sees the warmest temperatures as the month begins. The average outside temperature is now 18 Celsius. January enjoys a high temperature of 21 C with a low that falls to 15 Celsius. The coldest temperatures tend to be at the end of January.
Rainfall in January
There is a big drop in the amount of precipitation and the number of rainy days for January. November and December are the wettest months here. There is hardly any difference in the amount of rainfall for the first three months of the year. On average, January will see 7 – 8 rainy days on average during this month.
Sea Temperature in January
The temperature of the sea in Costa Adeje during January decreases to 20 Celsius. Only February and March see a lower temperature of 19 Celsius. You can check here for current and future sea temperature in Costa Adeje. The conditions for swimming are excellent all year round here. On warm days you can expect to see plenty of swimmers. The magnificent beaches here will still see a decent level of occupancy.
January Climate Highlights
January enjoys an average daily temperature of 18 Celsius.
This monthly high temperature is o 21 Celsius with a low of 15 C.
The sea temperature now take a drop to 20 Celsius.
January sees less rain than the end of the year. It usually rains for 7 – 8 days during this month.
There are 6 hours of daily sunshine per day, a year low January shares with December.
Hours of Sun in January
January and December share the fewest yearly hours of sunshine. You should expect to take in 6 hours of sun each day now. February sees an increase in sunny hours per day. These hours peak in the height of summer at 11 hours per day.
The weather in Costa Adeje in February is very similar to that of January in many ways. This month sees some small increases and decreases in temperatures. February and January are the coldest months here every year.
Although this is cold month, the average temperature is still 18 Celsius. February sees a daily high of 21 Celsius on average, the low here is 16 Celsius. This is a touch warmer than January, especially at the end of the month.
Adeje Weather in February
The weather in Tenerife in February is always colder at the beginning of this month. Closer to March and spring there is generally an improvement in the temperature. February is one of the busiest times to visit this popular resort on Tenerife island.
Sea Temperature in February
The temperature of the sea during February will now fall to it’s year low of 18 Celsius. February and March are when the sea reaches it’s lowest temperature here. The first week of February will be a touch warmer at 19 Celsius. You can check here for more sea temperature information in Costa Adeje.. This useful website breaks down the sea temperature into days of the month.
Rainfall in February
February usually sees around the same amount of rain as January. It may be a touch less depending on the time of month you visit. This month has 7 rainy days which is the typical average. It’s possible that much of the rain will fall earlier in the month when it’s colder. There is still plenty of dry days to enjoy with the excellent climate here.
February Climate Summary
The average daytime temperature during February is 18 Celsius. This is the same as January which also sees the year low outside temperature.
February sees a daily high of 21 Celsius with the low falling to 16 Celsius.
The typical days of rain will usually total 7 throughout this month.
The sea temperature will now drop to it’s year low of 18 Celsius. February and March experience the lowest sea temperatures here.
February sees an increase of 2 hours of sunshine from January. There will now be 8 daily hours of sun on average.
Hours of Sunshine
The hours of sunshine in Costa Adeje during February increases to 8 hours per day. This is an improvement of 2 hours from January and December and the year low. Sunny hours will remain at 8 hours for the next three months. There is another increase to 9 hours in May.
The weather in Costa Adeje in March improves after the previous coldest months. The 20th of this month will mark the end of winter and the start of spring.
Springtime is popular for paying a visit to Tenerife and March is no exception. March and April tend to be the busiest months here for tourism. The average outside temperature now increases to 19 Celsius. If you are visiting during March then you will enjoy a high of 22 Celsius and a low of 16 Celsius.
Adeje in March Weather
The weather in Costa Adeje in March is always better at the end of the month. As soon as winter ends, the temperatures only increase until the height of summer. This is generally the case for Tenerife’s climate in March across the island as a whole. At the start of the month, the conditions are like January and February.
Upon our last visit here in 2016, every day was around 20 Celsius with a few days warmer. The weather conditions were overcast but warm for most days. During the day was T-Shirt weather but the temperature falls at night. You will need a jacket or something to wear if you are going out in the evenings.
Rainy Days in March
March tends to see about the same amount of rainfall as January and February. There is very little difference, the odd rainy day less or more is typical. March will usually get 7 -8 days of rain with precipitation levels on a par with February. There is far less rainfall here closer to April. This will be the last month with any significant rainfall until autumn.
Sea Temperature in March
The temperature of the sea in March remains at 18 Celsius at the start of the month. This is the coldest yearly level March shares with February and January. Around the 10th of the month, the temperature then increases to 19 Celsius. April, June and July all see further increases in the sea temperature in Costa Adeje. July and August are when the sea is at it’s warmest temperature of 23 Celsius.
Weather in March Stats
The typical outside temperature in March is 19 Celsius. This month has a daily high of 22 Celsius and a low of 16 Celsius.
March sees 7 – 8 rainy days during the month. The precipitation levels are almost identical to January and February.
The sea temperature begins the month at it’s coldest yearly level of 18 Celsius. This then increases in the second week of March to 19 Celsius.
March has 8 hours of sunshine on average, the same as January and February. The hours of daylight start to increase in spring.
Hours of Sunshine
The hours of sunshine in March remain at 8 hours. This is the same for the previous two months, May will see another increase to 9 hours. Daylight hours will begin to increase when spring arrives. June, July and August see the hours of sun peak at 10 hours per day.