Weather Averages for Alicante in September
Averages for Alicante in September
September, though not as hot as July and August, is still extremely warm in Alicante.
The average temperature still reaches a high of 27°C (that's about 81°F) during the day and only dips to a low of around 18°C (about 64°F).
You can expect rain on an average of 3 days of the month. The average monthly rain is around 37mm and there are around 8 hours of average daily sunshine.
The average sea temperature still reaches 24°C (that's about 75°F) so you can still enjoy the miles of golden beaches in the region.
Nearby Benidorm is a very popular resort. Beaches include Playa del Malpas, Playa del Poniente and Playa del Levante.
All of these have excellent seafront facilities with a wide range of bars, restaurants, shops and hotels.
If you're feeling brave, there are also many watersports you can try, such as waterskiing, jetskiing and scuba diving.
As the sun is still very hot, you must wear sunscreen with a high SPF and drink lots of water to avoid becoming dehydrated.
You should also stay out of the sun during the hottest parts of the day. You can see when this is by checking the local weather report.
The Virgen del Socorro festival, held in the Reval district, is a festival celebrating the patron saint of fishermen. There are parades, music, and plenty of food and drink.
September events in Alicante
Virgen del Socorro
6th September 2014 to 10th September 2014
The Raval Roig neighborhood, which was traditionally home to sailors and fishermen, plays center stage during this annual feast and celebration. Held to honor the neighborhoods patron saint, who lends her name to the neighborhoods main street as well as its chapel. Festivities include dancing, music, food, fireworks and, not surprisingly, a procession!