Caleta de Fuste Weather December Averages, Canary Islands
What's the weather like in Caleta de Fuste in December?
Caleta de Fuste, Canaray Islands is a great place to visit while escaping the UK cold. Although the average temperature, average highs and lows and average sea temperature are all approaching their lows for the year, it is still quite comfortable. The average rainfall and average sunshine hours stays stagnant with that of November.
The average temperature throughout December is 19°C. The average highs get up to 22°C (72°F) which are mostly experienced in the beginning half of the month while the second half of the month sees daily highs reach 21°C (69°F). Average lows get down to 16°C (61°F) which is mostly experienced the second half of the month while the first half of the month sees daily lows get to 17°C (63°F). December as a whole experiences gradually falling highs with only one day in ten going over 21°C 70°F) or going under 19°C (66°F). Daily lows only go over 13°C (56°F) or above 19°C (67°F) every one in ten days.
The average rainfall for December is 8mm, the same amount seen in November. This translates to on average 5 days of rainfall or every 1 in 6 days. The most common form of rainfall for December is drizzle which is most likely to fall at the beginning of the month. Moderate rain is a less common form of rainfall and is most likely to fall at the end of the month.
The average humidity seen in December is 74%, a 2% increase from November. The humidity ranges from 58%, mildly humid, to 88%, very humid. The humidity rarely goes under 43%, comfortable, but can get as high as 100%, very humid. The end of the month is most likely to be the least humid, while the beginning of the month is the most likely to be most humid.
The average sunshine hours for December is 8. This is the lowest average sunshine hours for the year and is also experienced in November and January. As the month goes on, the daily sunshine slowly decreases with the beginning of the month most likely to experience the most daily sunshine.
The average sea temperature seen in December is 20°C (68°F). This is the third highest average sea temperature for the year.
Hotels in Caleta de Fuste in December
Club Jandia Princess Hotel
The Club Jandia Princess Hotel is the perfect four star resort for your holiday. This hotel was recently renovated in 2012 and has 512 rooms, with most boasting sea views. The resort covers ten buildings with five pools including a children's pool and the adult's only naturist and relax pools. Rooms include air conditioning, satellite television, minibar and furnished terrace or balcony.
Apartmentos Dunas Club
Great budget accommodation can be had at Apartamentos Dunas Club. Right on the beach in Corralejo, this hotel offers contemporary and tastefully decorated apartments. Rooms include satellite television, fully equipped kitchen, spacious seating area and furnished balconies with sea views. There is a restaurant for breakfast and a la carte local and international favourites.
Barcelo Jandia Mar
For an amazing holiday head to Barcelo Jandia Mar, a four star hotel that has been awarded the Thomas Cook Marque of Excellence. Perfect for families, there are countless activities including miniature golf, multi-sports court, water sports, windsurfing, scuba diving, sport fishing and even a kid's club. If you are looking to relax head to the U-Spa which is inspired by Morocco and has seven treatments rooms where you can receive one of many personalized treatments.
R2 Pajara Beach Hotel & Spa Wellness
A luxurious option right on the beach can be found at the four star R2 Pajara Beach Hotel & Spa Wellness. There are 356 rooms available in a contemporary and comfortable style that include air conditioning, telephone, mini bar and balcony. The on-site spa offers a Finnish sauna, bio-sauna and showers. There is a heated freshwater pool as well as beach volleyball, tennis courts, gym and playground.
Beaches in Caleta de Fuste in December
If you are looking for the perfect blue flag beach, head to Gran Tarajal. The sand is a bit darker than you'd find at other beaches but you will see mostly locals here. It is a great place to fish or watch the fisherman that frequent the area. Close to the harbour, you will have access to a variety of facilities.
Bars and Restaurants
Baobab Juice Bar Casa Vegetariana
If you are looking for a vegetarian option head to the Baobab Juice Bar Casa Vegetariana. A great small café with very friendly staff and owners. Non-vegetarians are welcome as well. All food is organic and homemade and you will be able to enjoy it along with the weather by dining al fresco. Some options from the menu include a vegetarian couscous, tofu dices and vegella cake.
Infusion Louisiana Restuarant
An interesting option for great food at equally great value can be found at Infusion Louisiana Restaurant in Corralejo. This restaurant is owned by a chef who has more than thirty years of experience. Combining the tastes of the Southern United States with local Canary Island ingredients, the talented chef delivers exciting combinations such as southern corn coated goat's cheese, fall off the bone BBQ spare ribs and frozen cheese cakes for dessert.
Things to do in Caleta de Fuste in December
Mar y Mas Dive Center
A fun activity to enjoy on your holiday is learning to dive. A great place to accomplish this feat is Mar y Mas Dive Center located in Corralejo. The founders all have a passion for water sports and a love for the ocean, which really shows when encountering the enthusiastic and friendly staff. Courses provided include beginner, advanced and professional. Kid's activities are provided as well with a minimum age of 10 to start a course.
An interesting activity that has received a Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor is the Dr Fish Fish Spa Boutique. You will find a natural pedicure method using garra rufa fish nibbling at your feet. They are able to remove dry skin and even stimulate acupuncture points to help relax the body. The fish have no teeth so there is no pain and you will walk away with healthy, rejuvenated skin.