Tenerife Weather June Averages, Canary Islands
What's the Weather Like in Tenerife in June?
How Hot Is Tenerife In June?
Difference In Temperature Between North and South
Both the temperature and weather in Tenerife can vary hugely between the south and the north of the island. In resorts in the north, such as Puerto de la Cruz, the weather is generally cooler and cloudier than it is in resorts in the south, such as Playa de Las Americas and Los Gigantes.
Highest And Lowest Temperatures For Tenerife In June
The highest temperature ever registered in Tenerife in June is 37.9°C, which was recorded in June 2011 at Tenerife North Airport. The lowest temperature was -1.4°C, which was recorded in June 1961 in Izana.
How Much Does It Rain In Tenerife In June?
Tenerife receives a tiny average of 4mm of precipitation for the whole month which falls on average over one single day.
Tenerife Sunshine Hours In June
Across June, Tenerife boasts an average of nine hours of daily sunshine, along with median cloud coverage which drops as the month develops.
How Warm Is The Sea In Tenerife In June?
With an average sea temperature of 22°C, the sea round Tenerife in June is definitely warm enough to go swimming.
Is Tenerife WIndy In June?
Over the course of an average June in Tenerife, common wind speeds vary between 1 m/s (light air) and 10 m/s (fresh breeze), rarely rising above 13 m/s (strong breeze).
Unusual Weather In Tenerife In June
At the end of June in 2012, the Canary Islands saw one of the most severe calimas to ever hit the islands. Intense sandstorms saw temperatures spike to 38°C that's 13°C higher than the average daily highs.
Calimas not only result in extreme heat, but they also often bring with them blustery conditions and extremely low visibility due to a high concentration of dust and sand particles into the air, blown over from the Sahara.
Junec Heatwaves In Tenerife
The first heatwave of summer 2014 hit Tenerife at the end of June. This heatwave was caused by the Azores anticyclone, which brought hot, sandy air over from the Sahara Desert, resulting in a calima. When the heatwave first hit temperatures were in the mid-30s. But by 1 July temperatures soared up to 40°C.
Tenerife Hotels in June
Hotel Rural Victoria
If you like staying in historic hotels, check out Hotel Rural Victoria in La Orotava. This hotel is set inside a restored 16th century building in the centre of the historic city, surrounded by traditional Canarian cafes, authentic architecture, museums and shops. Here accommodation comes in the form of 13 double standard rooms, double superior rooms and one suite, each of which features flat-screen satellite TV, free WiFi access and private bathroom with shower, hairdryer and free toiletries.
Superior rooms feature the same facilities, but are slightly larger. Within the stately hotel you'll find free WiFi access throughout, restaurant which serves Canarian cuisine, bar and free parking nearby. There are loads of attractions within a 5km radius, including Loro Parque, casino, bus station, churches, Pueblo Chico, botanical gardens, Playa Jardin beach, Playa Bollullo beach and the Martianez shopping centre.
H10 Tenerife Playa
H10 Tenerife Playa accommodates for the whole family. With a mixture of live shows and music nights six times a week, plus two outdoor pools to be enjoying, this hotel is ideal for families. Also, the location of this hotel boasts a five minuite walk to the well catered for local beach. Relax surrounded by tropical gardens, or admire the array of artwork within the hotel, there are features of this hotel that everyone will enjoy. All rooms offer a balcony and air conditioning, with some offering a sea view.
Dream Hotel Noelia Sur
For family-friendly accommodation in the south of Tenerife, check out Dream Hotel Noelia Sur in Playa de Las Americas. This four-star hotel boasts a central location, less than a two-minute walk away from a host of international bars and restaurants, as well as a ten-minute walk away from the Safari Shopping Centre, Playa del Camison beach and Playa Izquierda beach.
Here you'll find double rooms and suites, each of which is decorated in a Mediterranean style with free WiFi access, air conditioning, satellite TV and pool views. Suites are much larger and also boast a Jacuzzi. Onsite services and facilities include three swimming pools, nudist sunbathing zone, buffet restaurant which offers show cooking and theme nights, hall bar with Jazz entertainment and free WiFi access throughout.
Catalonia Oro Negro
Catalonia Oro Negro is a cheaper option when it comes to accommodation in Playa de Las Americas. This three-star complex is situated opposite the Playa de Las Americas golf course and is less than 1km away from the Playa del Camison beach and the wealth of nightclubs and bars of Las Veronicas. Here you'll find standard doubles, premium doubles, standard triples, standard family rooms and premium family rooms.
Each standard room features air conditioning, free WiFi access and satellite TV, whilst premium rooms also boast bathrobes, slippers, free water, free chocolates, tea & coffee making facilities and turndown service. Within the hotel you'll find free WiFi access throughout, swimming pool with solarium, children's pool, playground, water games, international buffet restaurant, poolside bar, show bar which hosts live entertainment and paid parking.
In the north of the island, the four-star Puerto Palace in Puerto de la Cruz is set in a quiet part of the resort, yet still within walking distance of the seafront where you'll find a beach, bars, restaurants, cafes and shops. Accommodation comes in the form of single, double and triple rooms, as well as well as junior suites.
Each guestroom is large and features private bathroom with bath, shower, hairdryer and complimentary toiletries, WiFi access, satellite TV and air conditioning. Junior suites offer the same facilities but are even larger. Onsite services and amenities include two swimming pools, one children's pool, Jacuzzi, nudist area with separate swimming pool and Jacuzzi, international buffet restaurant, pool bar which serves snacks and drinks, lobby bar which offers live entertainment, gym, tennis courts and mini golf.
Hotel Escuela Santa Cruz
If you'd rather enjoy a city break in Tenerife, consider staying at Hotel Escuela Santa Cruz in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Set in the centre of the city's capital, within easy walking distance of shops, boutiques, art galleries, museums, restaurants and cafes, this hotel combines modern facilities with traditional Canarian architecture. Here you'll find 65 standard twin rooms, junior suites, double club rooms and premium twin rooms.
Each guestroom features classic decor, free WiFi access, pool or garden views, satellite TV and private bathroom with shower and bath. Premium rooms are larger and feature city or sea views, whilst junior suites are larger still and also offer a separate living room and exercise bike. Onsite services and facilities include free WiFi access throughout, outdoor swimming pool with sun terrace, gourmet restaurant, snack bar and free private parking.
Tenerife Beach for June
Playa de Troya
Playa de Troya in Costa Adeje is one of the best beaches in the south for families who want to be close to lots of amenities. Backed by a busy promenade bursting with hotels, shops, supermarkets, bars and restaurants, this beach always has a lively atmosphere even in the quieter start of the month.
This beach is made up of black sand set in a crescent shape which is protected by a rocky breakwater, ensuring the sea is almost always calm enough for swimming. On the beach you'll find sun loungers, parasols, lifeguards, showers, changing rooms and toilets. Further south, you'll find the Arona beaches with beautiful golden sand and excellent amenities.
Playa Torviscas in Costa Adeje is another beach ideally positioned for accessing many amenities, although it's a lot smaller than Playa de Troya. This beach offers sun loungers, parasols, showers, toilets, changing rooms and lifeguards. There are loads of water sports on offer here, too, including pedalo rental, parasailing, banana boats, jet skis and water buggies, all of which can be booked at the kiosk at the eastern side of the beach.
There is also a food and drink kiosk which serves directly on the beach and has its own private deck chair seating area, as well as a McDonald's and Canarian cafe just steps away from the beach on the promenade. If you're on a budget, you'll find a Spar supermarket about 300m away if you walk west along the promenade.
Bars and Restaurants
Cafe Med Bistro and Bar
Cafe Med Bistro and Bar in Golf del Sur is a fantastic place to go if you're looking for a delicious meal for an affordable price. Located within the Royal Tenerife Country Club resort, this eatery offers international dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus some Peruvian specials.
Popular favourites include the roast lamb which needs to be ordered 24 hours in advance, steak fajitas, sea bass and homemade lasagne. A daily special is also offered, as well as homemade cakes served for afternoon tea. The only negative point is that this small restaurant is located very close to the car park. But although the view isn't great, the food certainly is.
Thai Botanico in Playa de Las Americas is the perfect place to celebrate a special occasion. This sophisticated restaurant is located on the upper floor of the Safari Centre and features Thai-inspired decor, with plants, artwork and statues adding an exotic ambiance.
The menu features hot and cold starters, salads, char-grilled dishes, house specials, stir fries, noodles and rice dishes, each of which is prepared with your choice of chicken, steak, prawns, duck, pork, squid, hake, vegetables or tofu. The drinks menu is one of the most varied on the island and boasts nine champagnes, 12 red wines, 11 white wines, four rose wines, international beers, spirits, cocktails and soft drinks.
Papagayo in Playa de Las Americas is the trendiest nightclub in Tenerife. Located on the western side of Las Veronicas on the seafront, this nightclub offers a chilled-out feel during the daytime, with loungers set out on the outdoor terrace. But come nightfall, the club takes on a totally different atmosphere with resident and celebrity DJs, theme nights and guest performers.
There is an entrance fee to pay, but you also get one free drink, so it works out quite fair. Whilst there is an extensive selection of beers, wines, champagnes, spirits and soft drinks available, Papagayo is best known for its cocktails and has almost 200 to choose from.
For something more relaxed, try Taylor's Lounge in Los Cristianos. This British bar offers air-conditioned seating indoors and sun-kissed seating outdoors on the small terrace. Here you'll find a range of local and British beers, wines, spirits, cocktails and soft drinks, plus a basic pub grub menu made up of burgers, sandwiches, salads, pies and curries. Live entertainment and karaoke nights are hosted throughout the week, but most people head to Taylor's Lounge to catch the live sporting events which are shown inside and outside the bar on large screen TVs.
Things to do in Tenerife in June
Punta de Teno
Punta de Teno in the north west of Tenerife is a great place for nature lovers to visit and the lighthouse marks the most westerly point of the island. This site is one of the oldest geological areas on the island and can only be reached by car by following the 9km-long road from Buenavista del Norte. It's best to visit this attraction on a day with calm weather because the road is often closed off due to high winds. Heavy rainfall can also cause the road to be closed down, making June an optimum time to visit.
Within Punta de Teno you'll find a wealth of endemic flora and fauna, such as the Euphorbia aphylla and Ceropegia dichotoma succulents which are rarely found elsewhere. There is a small footpath which you can follow to reach the mountain village of Teno Alto which is best known for its locally-produced goat cheese. But if you're not up for the challenge or don't have your hiking boots with you, you can simply admire the sea views.
Golf Costa Adeje
For some light sport during your holiday in Tenerife, enjoy a round of golf at Golf Costa Adeje in Costa Adeje. This golf course features an 18-hole par 72 course and a nine-hole par 33 course, both of which are suitable for golfers of all abilities and experiences.
The nine-hole course is the more technical of the two, with shorter holes, six lakes and more challenges to overcome. In addition to the two courses, Golf Costa Adeje also offers a 45,000m2 driving range spread over two heights, a practice bunker, two putting greens, one chipping green and three professionals which offer lessons in Spanish, English, French, German and Dutch.
June events in Tenerife
Tenerife Blue Trail
5th June 2020
Mountain trail race in Teide National Park, with four different levels of difficulty depending on the ability of participants, ranging from 10km up to over 93km.
Corpus Christi and Pilgrimage of San Isidro
18th June 2020 to 20th June 2020
A traditional celebration in La Orotova since the nineteenth-century, during this event locals create intricate carpets made up of coloured petals depicting religious sceness. Detailed carpets are also created with sand, with the biggest and most impressive being the 850m2 one in the square outside the town hall. The people make a procession carrying figures of the patron saints San Isidro and Santa Maria de la Cabeza which culminates in the town square for a worship of the Holy Sacrament.
Summer Solstice Celebration
20th June 2020 to 30th November -0001
Celebrations for the Summer Solstice take place throughout La Laguna. This celebrates the feast of San Juan with bonfires, religious celebration, attending holy mass and procession. This tradition began in 1582 when a townsfolk suffered at outbreak of the Plague and appealed to St John the baptist from help and these prayers were answered. The town celebrate in remembrance of this event.
Fiesta de San Juan
23rd June 2020
The Fiesta de San Juan celebrated inÂ Puerto de la CruzÂ is another fantastic event to see. Beginning on June 23rdÂ each year, this event kicks off with figures decorated with flowers which are set alight. During this event itâ€™s also common to see locals jumping over bonfires â€“ copying their forefathers who would do so to impress women. The main event takes place atÂ Playa JardÃnÂ â€“ a beach in Puerto de la Cruz â€“ where local farmers take their goats to swim in the sea as a form of blessing.