Corralejo Weather August Averages, Spain
What's the Weather like in Corralejo in August
August is the hottest month in Corralejo and peak tourist season. The month also tends to get humid, but with no rain on average, it's still a great month to visit. The daily average temperature during the month is normally 24°C (about 75°F). The average low settles to 21°C (about 70°F) and the average high is typically 26°C (around 79°F).
Though the temperatures are similar to those in other parts of Europe, the idyllic scenery, clear blue skies and a low chance of rain make the resort stand out from the crowd. It's still pretty breezy in August, with an 87 percent chance of a windy day.
Average Sunshine Hours
The sun shines for 11 hours per day, one hour less than July, but still giving you ample time to explore the Corralejo area and the rest of the Fuerteventura island. During August, there's a two percent chance of cloud cover on any given day and 63 percent chance of a sunny day. Bring those sunglasses or hat to protect your eyes from the abundant sunshine.
Typically, no rain falls in the area in the month of August and there's just a one percent chance of rain during the month.
Average Sea Temperature
The average sea temperature is usually around 22°C (about 72°F), which is warm enough for most to feel comfortable taking a swim in the ocean. The average humidity for the resort is around 70 percent and caution is advised as the hot temperatures may make you feel fatigued. It's advisable to take regular breaks from the sunshine and to wear cool clothes. Apply a high SPF to protect your skin from the sun and drink lots of water to keep hydrated.
On the extreme end, the highest ever recorded temperature in August for Corralejo was a boiling 38°C (about 100°F), with the lowest being a very comfortable 18°C (around 64°F).
Take a look at the weather forecast here.
Corralejo Hotels in August
Pierre and Vacances Villa Club
If you're planning on visiting the resort with children then opt for the Pierre and Vacances Village Club. Located in Lajares, this complex offers individual villas with a kitchen, private bathroom, terrace and flat screen television. The whole family can take advantage of the warm August weather and the resort's six pools, water park and various sports facilities, such as tennis and mini golf. For children, there is free entertainment and events like a disco and sports tournaments. Adults can relax at the beauty center or rent a bike to explore the island.
Aloe Club Resort
The Aloe Club Resort offers apartments with air conditioning, private bathrooms, kitchen areas, terraces and comfortable furnishings. The resort has seven swimming pools with two designed for children. There's also beautiful gardens, sports court, restaurant, coffee shop, bar/nightclub, games room and free Wi-Fi. Situated close to the beach, Aloe Club is only a few minutes away from Dunas de Corralejo.
Providing affordable accommodations, La Concha features 18 units with studio apartment and bungalow configurations. Each suite has a kitchen area, bathroom, satellite television and fridge. Amenities include a swimming pool, tennis court and gardens to explore. The complex is next to a beach and close to horseback riding and golf facilities, as well as supermarkets and shops.
Beach in Corralejo for August
Muelle Chico Beach
Muelle Chico Beach is a popular beach with the locals and offers showers, a promenade, restaurants, telephones and a bus stop. The 190 meters of white sand beach provides a great place to swim, sunbath and enjoy the beautiful weather and water temperatures, which average 22°C (about 72°F) this time of year.
Bars and Restaurants
Close to Corralejo Harbor and the beach, the Ugly Duckling serves Scandinavian dishes. This friendly restaurant is ideal for an intimate dinner before making your way into town and has a popular wine list to allow your evening to get started with a glass of vino, beer or another favourite cocktail.
Baobab Juice Bar Casa Vegetariana
If you're on a health kick, then the Baobab Juice Bar Casa Vegetariana is a perfect fit for a healthy and satisfying meal. This vegan restaurant serves tofu, couscous and other popular vegan dishes. The extensive juice bar menu offers refreshing juices full of vitamins.
Visitors to Corralejo craving a taste of England can visit Penny Lane for homemade English favourites. The menu includes a full English breakfast, Sunday roast dinners and homemade pies and desserts. Enjoy free Wi-Fi while you dine and when you're finished, head down to the nearby beach.
Things to do in Corralejo in August
Sail the Waters
August is a great time to hop aboard a charted boat to sail the waters around Corralejo. Fuerte Charter operates different charter boat excursions, including to the private island of Los Lobos or just around the bays and harbors surrounding Fuerteventura. Most of the private boat charters include drinks and snacks to enjoy while cruising the water.
Las Palmeras Shopping Center
Another popular shopping center, Las Palmeras Shopping Center is found on the main road and includes two levels of shops. The open-air center has a supermarket, café and numerous retail stores.
Branch out and explore some of the surrounding towns outside of Corralejo like Lajares. An easy ten-minute drive from Corralejo, Lajares is home to a football stadium, wrestling arena and two windmills. While there, be sure to visit the lace shop Artisania Lajares where you can see local women making embroidery and lace, as well as buy local crafts and wares.