What's the weather like in Palma in November?
It's definitely turning cooler this time of year in Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain. The average temperature in Palma in November is 14°C, which makes it the sixth coolest month of the year. Temperatures can, however, drop down to 8°C at night. On the other hand, you could find yourself walking along the promenade in a nice warm 19°C in the afternoon as well. The weather is so variable this time of year that it's best to pack for all eventualities.
The average daytime high temperature as well as the average nighttime low temperature decrease in the course of the monthalma enters the cold part of the year sometime around mid-November. November 1 is the warmest day of the month and has highs around 21°C and lows around 11°C; November 30 is much cooler with a daytime temperature of 17°C and a nighttime temperature of 7°C. The temperature of the Mediterranean Sea is no longer in the 20s in November and now averages 19°C.
Rainfall is not as high as it is in October, but it's still relatively wet in Novemberothing compared to the amount of rainfall that the UK receives this time of year though! With a total of 50mm of precipitation and 12 days with rainfall, November is the second wettest month in Palma. January and April also have the same rainfall total, but have fewer rainy days. Actually, when it comes to the chance of experiencing rainfall, November beats all other months, although October comes very close. All throughout the month there is a 39% chance of precipitation. The most likely type of rainfall is moderate rain, occurring on 42% of the days with rainfall. Thunderstorms may still occur as well, but are less likely now, only happening on 23% of the rainy days. Drizzle and light rain are occasionally observed as well, respectively on 17% and 14% of the days with precipitation.
Just like the chance of rainfall remains constant throughout November, the amount of cloud cover does toohe two are definitely related. Cloud cover averages 43% this month, which means that the skies in November are partly cloudy.
The length of the days gradually decreases in November. November 1, with 10.30 daylight hours, is the longest day of the month and November 30, with 9.36 hours of daylight, is the shortest. This 53-minute decrease implies that each day is 1.8 shorter than the day before.
This relatively high percentage of cloud cover and fairly short days, of course, influence the amount of sunshine. There are 7 hours of sunshine per day on average, which is the second lowest number of sunshine hours in the entire yearhe same amount is recorded in January and February as well; only December is less sunny.
Hotels in Palma in November
The Hotel Continental is a boutique hotel ideally situated amid the main shopping areas, restaurants and bars of central Palma. This hotel's remarkable design, particular features, and combination of modern and classic styles makes it one of Majorca's most charming places to stay. There are plenty of facilities as well, including a spa, free Wi-Fi, fitness centre, piano bar, cafeteria, private parking, room service and restaurant.
TRYP Palma Hotel
If you fancy a Turkish bath before breakfast, book into the TRYP Palma Hotel on Font i Monteros. The hotel is located in the city's financial district, just five minutes away from the bus and train stations, which makes it ideal if you are planning to visit other parts of the island. It features a health centre with Turkish baths, saunas, a whirlpool and indoor pool, a tour desk, meeting and banquet halls, and a restaurant and cafeteria.
Bars and Restaurants
The Agua Bar is more of a music bar than a nightclub, but you will be guaranteed a fun night out. It's billed as one of the coolest places in Mallorca, and it plays the greatest music!
Hogan's Irish Bar and Restaurant is the place to go if you want to catch up on all the sporting action from home. As well as numerous large-screen plasma TVs, you get good food and drinks and live music as well.
The Aramis Restaurant serves a mix of Mediterranean and International cuisine. Although on the pricey side, it comes highly recommended.
Things to do in Palma in November
El Corte Ingles
On a rainy November day, thoughts might well turn to shopping. This could be a good time to visit El Corte Ingles, one of Palma's department stores.
Of course, there is more to do in Palma than shopping. Take a trip to the circular Bellver Castle and learn more about the history of this beautiful city or wander around La Almudaina Palace. Simply wandering around the historic centre and along the beachfront and enjoying the architecture and atmosphere will take up at least a couple of afternoons!