What's the Weather Like in Cabo Roig in December
The weather in Cabo Roig during December is still pleasant enough for a Christmas/New Year winter sun break with an average temperature of 12°C. The average high in December is 17°C which can be very pleasant, although the average low is 7°C. Even during winter temperatures do not reach freezing and there are 7 hours of sunshine per day and the chance of a sunny day is 17%.
Rainfall in December is 35mm with 6 rainfall days per month and 17% chance of rain with a 16% chance of a cloudy day. Sea temperatures have dropped to 17°C with a 15% chance of a windy day so there may not be much swimming. This is still not as cold or wet as January.
As December is a colder month in Cabo Roig you should bring clothes that are appropriate for the weather conditions. The weather is changeable during December, it can feel cool in the day. Warm clothing such as jumpers, jeans, jacket, hat, gloves, scarf and long trousers will be needed for the colder evenings in the resort. The colder sea temperatures will make having a swim unlikely for most people. The average daytime temperature is pleasant enough in the sun for a walk along the promenade wearing a light jacket with jeans, in the evening you may need to wrap a little more, as it will feel chillier.
Hotels in Cabo Roig in December
Costamarina is located just 5.6 miles outside of Torrevieja and 21 miles from Murcia, plus just over 25 miles to Cartagena. La Manga del Mar Menor is 18 miles away and Murcia San Javier Airport just over 10 miles from the complex. The apartments have free Wi-Fi, LCD TV, air-con, a dishwasher, a kettle and some apartments have a dining area and terrace. Private on-site parking is available and there is an on-site restaurant and bar. Costamarina has sea views and an outdoor swimming pool.
Casa Mi Destino
Casa Mi Destino holiday home in Cabo Roig, Playas de Orihuela features an outdoor swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and barbecue. Casa Mi Destino is located just 5.6 miles outside of Torrevieja and 21 miles from Murcia, plus just over 25 miles to Cartagena. La Manga del Mar Menor is 18 miles away and Murcia San Javier Airport just over 10 miles from the complex. The holiday home is located on the beach front and is non-smoking. There are various activities near the apartment that include, golfing, snorkelling, and windsurfing, cycling and diving.
Hit the Beach
Playa de Los Naufragos
Playa de Los Naufragos is otherwise called Playa de Poniente in Torrevieja. It's a long and wide shoreline with exquisite fine brilliant sand. With its palm trees and shimmering blue waters you will feel a million miles from home and the hassles of everyday life. On first sight it is clear why it was honoured the Blue Flag and Qualitur Award. It is kept in immaculate condition with daily cleaning.. There is slope access onto the shoreline, permitting it to be delighted in by all. There is access to toilets and foot showers. It maybe a little cold for the beach in December, but a walk along the sand will be quite pleasant.
Bars and Restaurants
Manhattan restaurant in Cabo Roig has a Christmas menu from 24th November to 24th December for 9.95 for 3 courses, coffee and a mince pie. A good atmosphere with good quality food at reasonable prices is what Manhattan offers to its customers.
Restaurant La Bahia in Cabo Roig has international cuisine, tapas menu, fresh seafood and the extensive wine list to compliment your meal. The outside terrace has fantastic views of the Mediterranean Sea. Traditional Spanish Christmas menu is on offer at this restaurant.
Panache Restaurant in Cabo Roig is a trendy place to dine in the evening with a superb atmosphere and a plentiful menu to choose from. The cuisine on offer is more European style with lots of seafood dishes to choose from. French and English cuisine are the standard items on the menu and Christmas Day is catered for. The owner is a French chef with 40 years of experience in classical cuisine.
La Sal is a Spanish tapas bar in Cabo Roig that has a varied menu of pub grub, Spanish dishes including paella and a Thursday special from 12pm to 3pm of paella for 1.
Things to Do in Cabo Roig in December
Torrevieja Christmas market has over 300 stalls of Christmas products, décor, food, plants crafts, children's area, animals and activities from 10am to 10pm. Located at Constitución square and Concepción street.
December 8th, Immaculada Concepción - Immaculate Conception is a national holiday in Spain and celebrated with holy mass. Photo opportunities for this day around the resort.
December 24th, Noche Buena Christmas Eve in Torrevieja town square sees a large scale model of the Holy Land and Bethlehem, definitely worth having a look it and good for photos.
December 25th, Natividad del Señor - Christmas Day, most places will be shut in Cabo Roig, apart from British restaurants for Christmas dinner. Please check in advance which places are open or closed.
December 31st, Noche Vieja - New Year's Eve in Torrevieja town square or in Cabo Roig, the Spanish tradition for good luck at midnight is to eat a grape. Fireworks and fun at midnight in the Spanish style and tradition. Bring your camera for NYE photos around the resort.