Estepona Weather


Find out more about Estepona weather… Estepona benefits from being one of the sunniest places in mainland Europe! Indeed, due to the fact it is uniquely surrounded by the Mediterranean sea and the Sierra Bermeja mountains, Estepona has a micro-climate (a local atmospheric zone where the climate differs from the surrounding area) and offers it’s residents and visitors over 325 days of sunshine each year!


August is the warmest month in Estepona with a temperature that averages 23°C (73°F) and the coldest is January, averaging 13°C (56°F) throughout the month. July offers the most daily sunshine hours (14 hours per day). The rainiest month in Estepona is November with an average of 108.8mm of rain.


Temperature in Estepona


The lovely Estepona micro-climate gives long warm summers (from April to October) and mild winters. Estepona’s daytime temperatures in the summer generally range between 21°C (69°F) and 30°C (86°F), with a yearly average temperature in Estepona of around 17°C (62°F), and an average high of 20°C (68°F). You will find some key information below about temperatures in Estepona throughout the year, to help you decide the best time to rent a Estepona holiday letting!


Table of Average Temperature in Estepona…


Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
°C 13 14 15 15 18 20 22 23 22 19 16 14
°F 56 56 58 60 64 68 72 73 72 66 61 5


Table of Average High/Low Temperature in Estepona…


Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High °C 15 16 17 18 20 23 25 26 25 21 19 16
Low °C 11 11 12 13 15 17 19 20 20 16 14 12
High °F 60 61 63 65 69 73 77 78 76 70 65 61
Low °F 52 52 54 55 58 63 67 67 67 62 57 54


So whether you plan to sit outside a Tapas bar, play golf on one of Estepona’s many golf courses, or simply walk along the Estepona promenade, you can do so knowing you are in one of Spain’s warmest destinations… Estepona weather is the envy of the world because the temperatures in Estepona are hot, hot, hot…


Rainfall in Estepona


Estepona weather sees very little rain with the majority of rainfall possibility, although rare, occuring during the mild winters from October until April. However even in winter, when the day starts cloudy or rainy, the sun is still likely to appear on most days!


Estepona’s rain average can vary from 4 mm in June to 109 mm in November. Every winter is different and many winter months really do see very little rain. A good example of this was October to mid December in 2009 where Estepona weather saw some of the warmest winter months ever with temperatures of 25°C (77°F) and hardly any rainfall at all.


Table of Average Rainfall in Estepona…


Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
mm 84 83 71 55 22 4 5 8 10 60 109 100
Days 12 10 10 10 8 3 1 2 6 12 11 14


Sunshine in Estepona


Estepona is truly one of the sunniest places in Europe due to it’s micro-climate. Indeed, being located between mountains and the sea, means that Estepona weather reports are blessed with sun, sun, sun!!! Below is a table displaying information about hours of sunshine in Estepona throughout the year.