25 MayLocal Time: 04:37 CEST UK Time: 03:37 BST
- Sunrise 06:02
- Sunset 20:45
- Moonrise 20:08
- Moonset 05:21
|Temp feels like:||12°c (53.6°f)|
|Length of Day:||9h 19m|
|Dew Point:||7 °c (45°f)|
|Pressure:||29.98 " (1015 hpa)|
Average for May: 16.5°c (61.7°f)
Weather Overview for Alghero
The town of
Alghero enjoys a typical Mediterranean climate, but the south is commonly much drier than the north western region, which obtains a great deal of rain in winter. The wettest months are November and December, while July and August are the hottest and the driest with an average temperature of about 35°C and on occasions reaches 40°C. However throughout winters, temperatures tend to drop averaging approximately 10°C.
Alghero’s climate can also be classified as sub-tropical with long dry summers months and short mild winter months.
Having said the town is blessed with a general comfortable climate all year round, it can on occasions be quite windy. The wind is likely to be at its peak when the “Mistral” blows in, very consistently for at least a three day period. In fact this can come as a welcome relief in the height of summer, causing the scorching temperatures to fall to a more pleasant climate. Widespread winds come from western quarters with trade winds moderating the summer heat. Between December throughout until February, for few weeks, eastern winds bring clear climate, cooler nights and sunny days.
Situated neighbouring the Mediterranean Sea
the city of
The winter weather and climate in Alghero
is normally particularly mild, with average daytime temperatures staying above
12°C and a much higher rainfall than the summer months. With the arrival of
easterly winds, the evenings and nights begin to feel somewhat chilly at this
time of the year; known locally as the “secche di gennaio”. The average annual
daytime temperature in Alghero lingers around 22°C.
Sprawling out along the coast line Alghero offers tourists
both the opportunities of a beach holiday or a small city break. If you are a
visitor looking to just relax and be somewhere that you can walk out the door
and be on the beach you must stay in the