Marbella Holiday Weather Overview
Marbella is one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts in Spain. Marbella was a small village of fishermen and now it has become one of the most representative holiday destinations for the travellers around the world. In Marbella you will find plenty of exciting things, such as the yacht harbours, golf courses, medical facilities, along with beautiful roads, and a safe and exclusively historic urban environment. Also it is close to the Malaga airport.
Things to do and see in Marbella
Although Marbella is a modern town, it is full of history, its origins date back to 1.600 BC and so you will definitely find a little part of history in every corner of the "old town", with its Moorish castle, and the famous "Orange Square". Also the city offers the historical old quarters, flower filled balconies and narrow streets. Pungent fragrances will intoxicate you on of every turn.
There is something for everyone in Marbella, from its stunning natural environment and wonderful beaches to the most stylish hotels. You can also enjoy the refined cooking from around the world in the world-class restaurants. There are many exciting Bars and Clubs in Marbella, the best bars are Ana Marias, La Notte Piano Bar and Stones Music Bar. You can make your night romantic visiting the legendary Nikki Beach, long-standing favourite Dreamers Disco, Suite del Mar and Olivia Valere.
Best month to visit Marbella
Marbella Weather is the same round the year and so it is convenient for the travellers to visit this city at any time of the year. Although as compared to the winters, summers are slightly warmer and you can expect rainfalls during the months between November and March.
Climate in Marbella
Marbella weather is extremely mild, with average temperatures of around 19°C / 66°F year-round as it stands between the coastline and the Sierra Blanca Mountains. While visiting Marbella you will enjoy an appealing micro-climate, with plenty of sunny weather. Much of central Marbella has high-rise buildings which store heat during the sunny weather, and it makes this area of Marbella warmer than the coastal region. Marbella is a major tourist destination and one of the most popular resort cities in Spain because of its sunny weather throughout the year.
Sitting amongst the famous beach resort region of Costa de Sol- famed for its long hours of sunshine, Marbella lies in the south east of Spain upon the Mediterranean Ocean in the Malaga province of the country. Marbella is known to have its own ‘micro-climate,’ playing host to an average temperature of 19º C throughout the year.
Summer in Marbella
In Marbella, summers brings average daily temperatures of mid 20’s, with June being the coolest month of summer and then the temperatures gradually rise, rising in July and August and remaining hot until the end of September. The winds that direct from the sea bring a pleasant drop in temperatures, and the waters themselves are at a very enjoyable 21 degrees.
Autumn in Marbella
Autumn is generally the wettest time of the year in Marbella, with November being the rainiest month for the year- on average- seeing in excess of 100mm of rainfall across the month. Rainfall will sit between about 70 to 90mm until March before dropping off to bare minimums in the summer months.
Winter in Marbella
Winter brings average daily temperatures of 12 to 13 degrees in Marbella, about 5 days of rain across the month on average and the sea temperature drops down to 12 degrees. The winters are mild with relatively little precipitation.
Spring in Marbella
Spring is a favorable time to visit Marbella as the temperatures do not rise very high.
What to pack and wear in Marbella?
You can have an easy dress code in Marbella and no need to worry about shorts as everything goes in this place. As Marbella weather is mostly sunny, you can wear lightweight cotton clothes and in summer, you can wear shorts, women can wear skirts and tops.
Best months to visit Marbella?
May and July are the best month to go for holiday or travel to Marbella. The weather averages gathered from Marbella weather forecast and Marbella weather history also forecast these months temperature to be around 23°c and average of 297.2 hours of sunshine in a month.
Coldest months of Marbella?
January and February are the coldest months with temperature at around 9°c.
Which months receive most rainfall in Marbella?
November and March receive most rainfall with precipitation count of 89.94mm.
Travelling to Marbella? Check out our Weather averages of Marbella to better plan your holiday or travel.
If you would just like to know what the weather was for a past dates for research or education or you are just curious then visit our historical weather of Marbella section.