Weather Averages for La gomera in February
Averages for La gomera in February
Like January, February is one of the cooler months in La Gomera but it is still temperate and warm. The island enjoys an average temperature of 18 degrees Celsius during the month. The temperature can dip as low as 14 degrees Celsius or as high as 21 degrees. An average of nine hours of sunshine warm the island each day so you can still explore the island’s natural beauty. And if you’d like to go swimming in the Atlantic, that’s an option, too. The sea water temperature is about 20 degrees Celsius.
Considered one of the finest hotels in San Sebastian de la Gomera, on the eastern tip of the island, the Parador de la Gomera is a luxurious yet reasonably priced hotel option. It is not the cheapest option available in the area but rates are competitive with the rest of Europe. You can enjoy the Oceanside view or relax by the pool with this resort that puts you right on the coast.
While the official day may vary depending on the calendar, Carnival usually occurs during February. Truly a fabulous time to visit any Catholic nation, Carnival in La Gomera and the Canary Islands is a colorful, festive time. Locals wear costumes, conduct parades and feasts occur almost daily between the villages and cities on the island. In addition, a local will be picked to be Queen of the festivities, and there is even a tradition of burying a sardine - a fish that is central to Canarian culture.
One of the most remarkable times for naturalists to visit the island is in February when whale and dolphin watching is in high season. The mammals are so prevalent in the springtime that certain companies will guarantee that you will see them while out on a boat. If you came to the Canary Islands for nature and relaxation, a boat trip to watch for dolphins and whales is a must.
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