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Costa Dorada Weather in September, Spain

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  • What is Average Temperature?
    The average high temperature and the average low temperature for that month, on a daily basis, divided by 2 equals the average temperature for that month

    Temperature

    23°C
    74°F
  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    High Temperature

    28°C
    82°F
  • What is Average High Low Temperature?
    The sum of high temperatures/low temperatures divided by the number of days in that month, recorded daily

    Low Temperature

    19°C
    66°F
  • What is Average Sea Temperature?
    Average daily sea temperatures and divided by the number of days in the month. Sea Temperatures are taken from buoys, ships and even satellites can calculate sea temperature based on energy that is radiated from the sea's surface

    Sea Temperature

    23°C
    73°F
  • What are Average Daily Sunshine Hours?
    Total sunshine hours for the month, divided by the number of days in the month. Sunshine hours are taken with a sunshine recorder, either a Campbell-Stokes recorder or an Eppley Pyreheliometer

    Sunshine Hours

    8 hours
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall Days

    5 days
  • What is Average Rainfall?
    The amount of mm in rain for that month divided by the number of days, and the number of days that it rains during that month on average, over a given period of years

    Rainfall

    30 mm

September, 2024

Sun
1 Avg 25º 77º
Mon
2 Avg 25º 77º
Tue
3 Avg 24º 75º
Wed
4 Avg 25º 77º
Thu
5 Avg 25º 77º
Fri
6 Avg 24º 75º
Sat
7 Avg 24º 75º
8 Avg 24º 75º
9 Avg 23º 73º
10 Avg 24º 75º
11 Avg 24º 75º
12 Avg 24º 75º
13 Avg 24º 75º
14 Avg 24º 75º
15 Avg 23º 73º
16 Avg 23º 73º
17 Avg 23º 73º
18 Avg 23º 73º
19 Avg 24º 75º
20 Avg 23º 73º
21 Avg 23º 73º
22 Avg 24º 75º
23 Avg 23º 73º
24 Avg 22º 72º
25 Avg 22º 72º
26 Avg 22º 72º
27 Avg 23º 73º
28 Avg 22º 72º
29 Avg 21º 70º
30 Avg 22º 72º
Forecast
Avg Historical Daily Average

What's the weather like in Costa Dorada in September?

As autumn begins to set in throughout the region in September, temperatures begin to fall from their summer highs and the warmer temperatures of August. Additionally, rain amounts in Costa Dorada begin to creep upward as the seasons start to change. However, September can still be a great month to visit as the majority of the crowds have returned home and prices on both hotels and flights will start to fall.

Temperature

Vacationers will once again need to bring a light jacket or a few long sleeved shirts for first thing in the morning as temperatures will fall to an average overnight low of 19°C (66°F). Temperatures in the afternoon are also falling, but still very warm and summer-like. Average afternoon highs will climb to 28°C (82°F) under mainly mostly sunny skies. The overall average daily temperature is still a very pleasant 24°C (74°F).

Sunshine Hours

As with falling temperatures, the amount of sunshine will also be somewhat diminished. During this time of the year, the region sees an impressive 11 hours of sunshine, but down two hours from the previous month.  There is still a 100 percent chance of a sunny day for this time of the year.

Sea Temperature

Temperatures are also falling at sea in addition to on land during this time of the year. While it is still pleasant enough for a swim, average sea surface temperatures have cooled to 23°C (73°F) by the time the beginning of autumn rolls around.

Rain

After experiencing several very dry months, rain amounts begin to creep upward during this time of the year. Costa Dorada will record an average of 30mm of precipitation over the course of the month. This rain falls on an average of 5 days and the overall chance of rain remains constant at 20 percent.

Hotels in Costa Dorada in September

The Gran Hotel La Hacienda

The Gran Hotel La Hacienda is one of the nicest hotels in the region and only a seven-minute walk from the nearest beach. This 4-star hotel welcomes guests with large open areas as well as spacious room and apartments that are available in a number of styles and sizes. There are plenty of activities for the young and old as well as several eating options. With a prime location, there are also numerous other restaurants just minutes from the hotel as well as some of the sites that no person on holiday should miss.

Hotel-Aparthotel Dorada Palace

Currently undergoing an extensive renovation with a spring 2016 reopening scheduled, Hotel-Aparthotel Dorada Palace will be an excellent hotel choice for couples or families looking to take a September holiday. This 4-star hotel is conveniently located near Llevant beach, the Port Aventura Theme Park and several golf courses. Additionally, the hotel offers three adult swimming pools, one children's pool, wellness facility, buffet style restaurant as well as daily and nightly entertainment options for the whole family. It is the perfect spot for a September holiday.

Estival Park Salou

Estival Park Salou is the perfect spot for both adults and those traveling with children. The hotel offers standard rooms, family rooms and suites along with apartments that can accommodate up to six people. Children are entertained during the daytime hours with a Kid's Club and numerous activities planned by the hotel staff. For the adults, there is a hotel disco, piano bar, wine cellar and tapas bar to enjoy.  

Beaches in Costa Dorada in September

L'Arrabassada

L'Arrabassada is one of the best places to vacation in the region. Not only will visitors be treated to a clean, wide, sandy beach, but there are also a few surprises in store. Those that want to swim out 35 meters can climb a slide to return them to the 23°C (73°F) water. This is also a great spot to watch the yachts of the rich and famous. Even if vacationers travel by car, there are more than 100 spots to park in.

Bars and Restaurants

El Terrat

Those looking for a view with their dinner will enjoy El Terrat. Serving a variety of tapas to be shared with the table, this is the perfect restaurant for a large family or group of friends. Additionally, there is a wide selection of cocktails available while enjoying the food, friendship and the view. Enjoy indoor and outdoor dining at its best while on holiday.

Acuamar

Family run since 1977, Acuamar dishes out the best the sea and land has to offer. With both individual offerings and dishes for large groups, the selection of fish and meat is second to none. Additionally, Acuamar offers an extensive wine and cocktail list. This is the perfect restaurant for a romantic out away from the hotel.

Miami Lounge

Monday night is a great time to visit Miami Lounge with two for one cocktails in addition to a fun party atmosphere. This is a great spot to meet up with friends and enjoy the music while seeing and being seen. This is one hot spot not to be missed when looking for a little fun after the sun goes down. 

Things to do in Costa Dorada in September

La Fiesta Major de Sitges

During September, Sitges celebrates La Fiesta Major de Sitges, which is the biggest annual festival in honor of Sant Bertomeu.  During the fiesta, witness the processions of gegants (giants), capgrossos (big paper-mache heads), correfocs (fire runs) and bastoners (stick dancers).  Of course, the highlight of this event is the awesome fireworks display that is said to attract more than 200,000 people each year.  On the other hand, others attest that the real highlight is the thrilling castellers or human towers that show their prowess during the festivities. With only 30mm of rain in the month, there is little chance that the festival will be rained out.

National Day of Catalonia

The 11th of the month is the National Day of Catalonia. On this day Catalonia commemorates the 1714 defeat of the Siege of Barcelona during the War of the Spanish Succession. 

The Sitges Wine and Food Fair

The Sitges Wine Festival and Gourmet Food Fair is celebrated around the annual grape harvest.  There will be a wine show wherein guests sample the best vintages of the wineries in the area.  Restaurants prepare their menus in celebration of grapes and wine.  Grape picking festivals and a grape stepping contest will also be held.  The feast of Sant Tecla will be commemorated with a weeklong celebration with fireworks and daily parades. With afternoon temperatures still averaging 28°C (82°F), now is the perfect time to be outside.

Feast of Sant Tecla

Tarragona will also be celebrating the feast of Sant Tecla with parades of the mulassa (figure of a mule), gigantes, capgrossos and castellers or human towers. The 11-day celebration in honor of Sant Tecla will also have a pyrotechnics show, dances and masquerades. Another worthwhile gastronomic event is in Sant Carles de la Rapita where the restaurants of the city prepare the traditional food of Rapita and Ebro Delta.

Costa Dorada Events September

Festival


1 Sep 2024
1 Sep 2024

Harvest Festival in Poboleda 🎡

This celebration of the old-fashioned way of harvesting grapes also includes a street breakfast after visiting the vines. Then the grapes are treaded and the town's wines are tasted, followed by entertainment and cultural activities.

14 Sep 2024
14 Sep 2024

Festival Santa Tecla in Tarragona 🎡

These celebrations are held in honour of the patron saint of the city and consist of more than 500 events that fill the streets and squares during the second half of September. Obviously you shouldn't miss the traditional festivities, but there are new events every year, and we can only recommend you take a look at this year's schedule and choose for yourselves.

21 Sep 2024
25 Sep 2024

Mother of God of Mercy Fiesta in Reus 🎡

She also has a great festival in her honour. It's considered to be 'Reus's little festival'. The September 24 sees the celebration of the Torch Rosary Parade, which winds its way from Plaça de la Pastoreta to the sanctuary. There are a number of masses said at the sanctuary on the 25th, with the main mass at 11am. The festive groups also head for the sanctuary and a dance is held outside it. In the afternoon there are traditional dances, human tower building exhibitions and the traditional Dance of the Demons.

Market


5 Sep 2024
6 Sep 2024

Medieval Market 🗓

Set up around the hospital that gave rise to the town, a hundred stalls re-create the atmosphere of a medieval market. Here you can find all kinds of products, animals, and exhibitions of ancient crafts, while local restaurants offer special medieval menus.

Car


25 Sep 2024
25 Sep 2024

Classic Car Rally 🏎️

Classic cars run through the municipalities of La Pineda, Salou and Cambrils, and along the Passeig de Jaume I in Salou they park so the public can stroll along and admire these authentic jewels of motorsport. At noon there are awards on the same street.