What's The Weather Like In Los Gigantes In November
Following on from a warm October, the temperatures continue to get cooler in Los Gigantes, Tenerife in November, when the winter season is just round the corner. At this time of year, the average temperature for the resort is 21.5°C, made up of highs of 25°C during the day and lows of 18°C at night. The hottest temperature ever registered in Los Gigantes in November is 35°C, whilst the coldest temperature ever recorded in the resort during this month is 12°C.
As the month progresses, temperatures get cooler, making the first week in November the best time to visit if you want to experience the resort when it's at its warmest.
However, whichever week of the month you decide to visit, you'll need to take beach clothes to wear during the daytime, plus warmer clothing such as jumpers and coats to ensure you stay comfortable on an evening. If you love the sunshine and would rather visit Los Gigantes when temperatures are at their highest, forget about November and plan your holiday for August or September instead, when high temperatures are usually at their peak.
Over the course of November, Los Gigantes receives an average of 20mm/1 inch of rainfall which is divided between three rainy days that's a small increase when compared to the previous month. With such a small amount of rainfall occurring on so few days throughout the month, you probably won't see even a drop of the wet stuff during your holiday in November.
The likelihood of rainfall steadily increases as the month develops, making the beginning of November the best time to go if you don't want to risk your holiday being spoilt by a shower. If you are unlucky enough to get some rainfall during your holiday in Los Gigantes in November, it will most likely be drizzle (which occurs on 32% of days with rainfall), moderate rain (30%) or light rain (25%).
During a typical November, Los Gigantes enjoys an average of nine hours of sunshine every day that's one hour less each day than last month which, along with an average relative humidity of 65% and relatively cool temperatures, makes this month perfect for holidaymakers who like the sunshine, but can't stand intense heat.
The average sea temperature for the waters surrounding Los Gigantes in November is 22°C that's 2°C cooler than last month which is probably just warm enough to go swimming. If you find the sea to be a bit cold for you, stick to the heated and indoor swimming pools found throughout the resort.
Los Gigantes is hardly affected by strong winds at all. In November, the average wind speed for this part of the island is 19 km/h that's 1 km/h more than in October with the maximum sustained wind speed registered in recent times being 83 km/h.
Los Gigantes Hotels In November
Villa La Gaviota
Large families and groups looking for somewhere affordable to stay should take a look at Villa La Gaviota. Located in between Los Gigantes and Playa de La Arena, this villa can sleep up to eight people and offers views across the ocean and over to the cliffs of Los Gigantes. Facilities include four bedrooms two with double beds and two with twin beds, one ensuite bathroom, two separate bathrooms, fully-equipped kitchen, living room with Satellite TV, gym, games room, WiFi access, air conditioning and large terrace with barbecue facilities and private swimming pool. Shops, bars, supermarkets, restaurants, beauty salons, tennis courts and the marina are all within walking distance.
For something a bit smaller, try this privately-owned two-bedroom apartment. Situated within a quiet residential complex with pool, sea and mountain views, this apartment can sleep up to four guests and is close to the harbour, excursion kiosks, bars, restaurants and shops. Features include large living/dining room with TV, bedroom with double bed, second bedroom with two twin beds, complete kitchen, two bathrooms and balcony with furniture. Within the complex there's an adults' pool, kids' pool, garden and parking facilities.
Bars And Restaurants
Tipsy Terrace Bar Bistro
For family fun, you can't heat Tipsy Terrace Bar Bistro. This eatery is decorated in an African style and serves up a varied selection of breakfasts, lunches and dinners with healthy, traditional and contemporary options available for each, as well as special vegetarian and children's menus. Although the food is definitely worth going for, the highlight of the Tipsy Terrace Bar Bistro is its range of facilities, which includes swimming pool, tennis courts and mini golf course.
Carnivores in search of a hearty meal should pop into La Bodeguita. Tucked into one of the back streets in Los Gigantes, this restaurant specialises in traditional meat-based classics, such as mixed grill, roast lamb and sizzling platters. There is also a small selection of fish- and pasta-based dishes for those not in the mood for meat. Seating is available both inside and outside and complimentary alcoholic shots are usually offered when the bill arrives.
Thinks To Do In Los Gigantes In November
Families looking for something to do with small children should grab some stale bread and head to the marina to feed the fish. The marina in Los Gigantes is teeming with a small selection of local fish, most of which are large and brown, although there are some small colourful ones living there, too. When you're done, you can wander around the rest of the marina and admire the boats or pop into one of the many bars which surround the marina for a quick drink.
Renting A Sea Kayak
Explore the cliffs of Los Gigantes in a unique way by renting a sea kayak and paddling alongside them. You can rent a sea kayak from the Los Gigantes marina on the first Sunday of the month at 11am and join an organised kayaking group as they paddle along the coastline of the resort below the huge cliffs for two hours. You don't need any previous experience to take part and small children can even join in.