Caleta de Fuste Weather January Averages, Canary Islands
What's the weather like in Caleta de Fuste in January?
While January is one of the coolest months of the year in Caleta de Fuste, Canary Islands, it is still a wonderful option to escape the UK cold. There will also be more daily sunshine than in the UK and little to no rainfall. You can expect comfortable daily highs with brisk daily lows.
The average temperature throughout January is 18°C (64°F). Average highs get to 21°C (70°F) and are mostly experienced in the beginning ten days of the month as daily highs for the rest of the month are a bit lower at 20°C (68°F). Average lows in January go down to 15°C (59°F) which are mostly seen in the second half of the month as daily lows in the first half are a bit warmer at 16°C (60°F). January typically sees essentially constant highs with only one day in ten going over 22°C (72°F) or falling under 18°C (65°F). Daily lows only go under 12°C (54°F) or rise above 18°C (64°F) every one in ten days.
The average rainfall for January is 16mm. This translates to 5 days of rainfall on average or every 1 in 6 days. The most common forms of rainfall for the month are moderate rain, most common at the beginning of January, and drizzle, most common at the end of January. Light rain is less common but mostly seen in the beginning of the month
The average humidity for January is 70% and ranges from 57%, mildly humid, to 86%, very humid. The humidity in January rarely goes under 42%, comfortable, and can sometimes reach 100%, very humid. The middle of the month is the most likely to be least humid while the end of the month is the most likely to be the most humid.
The average sunshine hours is at the lowest level of the year with 8. This average is also seen in November and December. As the month goes on, daily sunshine hours slowly increase with the end of the month most likely to experience the most daily sunshine.
The average sea temperature for January is 19°C (66°F). This is the second lowest average sea temperature for the year which is also seen in April and May.
Hotels in Caleta de Fuste in January
Elba Palace Golf and Vital Hotel
The Elba Palace Golf & Vital Hotel is a five star luxury golf resort located in Caleta de Fuste. Here you will find a stunning golf course offering sea views. There are deluxe rooms, double rooms and suites available. Some offer views of the golf course and all rooms offer a personal safe, LED TV, minibar and free Wi-Fi. There are three restaurants on site as well as a sports area, salon bar and library.
Sharaton Fuerteventura Beach Golf & Spa Resort Canary Isle
Another great luxury option in Caleta de Fuste is the Sharaton Fuerteventura Beach Golf & Spa Resort Carnary Isle. Some of the amenities available are a Jacuzzi in room, ocean view room, and a private terrace or balcony. There is a children's program as well as SPG Kid's Pass which provides children with an all-inclusive dining program providing a variety of dining options and children's menus.
The Barcelo Fuerteventura Thalasso Spa
The Barcelo Fuerteventura Thalasso Spa located in Caleta de Fuste, is located right on the beach. Perfect for any type of holiday from romantic to family filled fun. There is even a convention centre to suit your business needs. The rooms are modern and spacious with superior rooms offering free Wi-Fi, pillow menu, air conditioning, rain shower, luxury toiletries and LCD TV.
Elba Carlota Beach & Convention Resort
For a contemporary and relaxed stay, check in to the four star Elba Carlota Beach & Convention Resort. This resort is located right on the beach and includes a convention centre used for conferences and meetings. Families are welcome here as there is a children's mini club as well as separated children's pools. All rooms include air conditioning, mini bar, LED TV and a private balcony or terrace.
Beaches in Caleta de Fuste in January
For a family friendly beach outing head to Costa Calma. This is one of the longest beaches on Fuerteventura at almost a mile long. With Costa Calma's excellent facilities and the small, calm waves the kids will be fine in the water. The small waves also make this beach a prime location to swim. As this is an area part of a tourist resort you will find lots of hotels as well as bars and restaurants on the promenade.
Bars and Restaurants
Mustang Sally's is a great restaurant and golf bar in Caleta de Fuste. Come here for the fun entertainment that includes bingo, quizzes and live music. Children are welcome and there is even a separate area especially for them. There is a wide range of soft drinks, cocktails, wines, spirits and beers available. If you get hungry try the chicken wrap with salad or chicken curry.
One of the best meals in Caleta de Fuste can be had at 15. Great for a special night out or a date, but also welcoming towards children. The name appropriately refers to how many dishes are on the menu with some dishes rotating as they are deemed unpopular. Some options include the twice roasted duck, a pork stack and garlic prawns with mushroom.
Things to do in Caleta de Fuste
Dreams House Museum
If you like miniature models of any type then a must stop is the Dreams House Museum Museum of Model. This museum is brand new, coming into existence in 2014 and is perfect for the whole family. Started by a passionate Italian collector, this museum is private and the largest in the Canary Islands. There are more than 1,000 tanks and cars, 3,000 soldiers, 800 planes and vessels and 100s of other models. Admission is 6.
For a great adventure, check out Cool Runnings. This trike tour gives you the option of being chauffeur driven or taking the trike for a spin yourself (as long as you have a valid license). There are two seats in the rear so the whole family can come. All the tours feature mountains and beaches and vary in length.