What's the Weather like in Tenerife South in November
November sees all of the monthly averages dropping towards their winter lows. The average temperature is 22°C between the average low of 18°C and an average high of 23°C which is a drop of 5°C from the average highs seen in summer. Average lows will continue to drop throughout the month to the December lows of 15°C. Temperatures here vary little, but other averages drop considerably more.
Average rainfall has increased to 20mm over 3 to 4 days and will keep increasing towards the end of the month and to the December high of 35mm falling over 5 to 7 days with occasional snow on Mount Tiede. This is a considerable increase from the dry summer months that sees no rain at all. Rainfall falls as drizzle and light rain with a low 16% chance of rain at any time during the wet months.
Average Sea Temperature and Sunshine Hours
The average ocean temperature has started to drop from the summer highs of 23°C to 22°C towards to a low seen in February of 19°C. Sunshine hours are the one average that does drop between summer highs of 12 hours and winter lows of 7 hours. Average sunshine in November is 9 hours and will be less at the end of the month.
Tenerife South Hotels in November
Vincci Seleccion La Plantacion del Sur is on the Costa Adeje where there are 165 rooms to choose from including double rooms, junior suites, deluxe villas and the Royal or Imperial Suites. All rooms are air conditioned with a full bathroom complete with hydro massage shower and bath and complimentary toiletries. Some rooms have views of the ocean and others have a private garden with Jacuzzi. Eat at the Gourmet Canario Restaurant serving an a la carte menu from fresh local produce.
Located in Playa de las Americas is the Europe Villa Cortes that is inspired by the colours and architecture of Mexico. Choose one of the 150 rooms set in landscaped grounds with ocean views from a deluxe or junior suite, suite or double room. Swim in the large pool complete with waterfall while the children play and splash in their own pool. Relax in the spa centre or relax on the private beach on a sun lounge.
Tenerife South Beach for November
The Playa de los Guios is between the cliffs at Los Gigantes and the Acantilados tourist complex. There are great views of the cliffs from the calm waters that lap the black sandy beach. There are sun parasols, sun lounges and pedal boats as well as some nearby cafes and bars.
Playa San Juan is near Los Gigantes and is a sand and pebble beach that has a two tone look. The beach is sheltered in a cove next to the fishing harbour. This is a quieter beach than the larger resort beaches like Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos.
Bars and Restaurants
Eat at one of the 6 restaurants located at Europe Villa Cortez, La Sirena with paellas and seafood, Pancho Villa for fine Mexican fare, Tiziano with Mediterranean cuisine, Brauhaus with Bavarian food and beer, Veracruz breakfast buffet or the Beach Club for a light snack in front of the beach.
For some great international cuisines visit the Orange Café at Costa Adeje open every day. This is a great place to take the kids who can colour in while waiting for food where they can have a toasted sandwich or chips. Try the cheap beer and tasty sangria while waiting for your meal.
The Sun Inn at Sunset Bay offers you great British pub food in a pub atmosphere with quizzes and Sport on the TVs. The food is good and the servings on the generous side in a family run pub.
Things to do in Tenerife South in November
If you are after a different view of the Canary Islands try a Helidream Helicopter ride. Choose from one of 5 trips that operate every day. Fly over Los Gigantes, Mount Tiede, South Coast, Beaches and Canyons or Los Gigantes and Beyond. At various prices and lasting different times these are a unique way to see the area. This is a great trip for teenagers after a bit of an adrenaline adventure with or without mum and dad.
The Jungle Park at Las Aguilas is a great day out for the older teenagers, younger children and parents. There is a variety of animals and birds set in a tropical garden. A free bus will pick you up from various locations around Tenerife South and take you to Arona. Enjoy the Bird Show with the birds flying over the crowd. Watch as vultures and birds of prey as soar untethered into the air. There is also a High Dive Show where flying humans do dare devil stunts.
For an affordable diving adventure go to Golf del Sur to Mermaid Diving designed for couples and singles. There is a course to suit all levels of expertise and even an 8 year old can be certified.
Tenerife Jeep Safari gives you an open air drive around the Mount Tiede Volcanic Park and the village of Masca. The guided tour has you driving through the lunar like landscape of volcanic formations from Spain's highest peak in Mount Tiede. The village of Masca is in a ravine valley made from volcanic formations that end in a secluded beach. Tours run year round every day except Sunday. Each tour is an 8 hour long day with free time to explore the areas on foot. Pick-ups are from Los Cristianos, Playa de las Americas, Costa Adeje and Playa Paraiso.