Barcelona weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Barcelona

The best time to visit in Barcelona in Spain is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Barcelona is 27°C in July and the lowest is 12°C in January. The water temperature is between 14°C and 27°C. The weather and climate of Barcelona is suitable for a city trip.

Barcelona has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Barcelona or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Barcelona by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 12 13 15 17 20 24 27 27 25 21 16 13
Water temp. (°C) 14 14 14 17 21 26 27 27 27 25 20 18
Precipitation (mm) 19 17 32 32 23 23 17 22 36 54 44 15

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14 day weather forecast Barcelona

The weather for in Barcelona will be 14° till 13° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
15° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
15° 1.6 mm 60% 6 m/s 1
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
15° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
15° 0.1 mm 10% 3 m/s 0
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
15° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
15° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
15° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Tuesday 14 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
15° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
15° 0.3 mm 20% 2 m/s 1
Thursday 16 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
15° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Friday 17 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
11°
15° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Saturday 18 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
14°
11°
15° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 19 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
12°
15° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Monday 20 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
11°
15° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1

Climate Barcelona

Barcelona has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Barcelona is 19° degrees and there is about 334 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 220 days a year with an average humidity of 70% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Barcelona

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 12 13 15 17 20 24 27 27 25 21 16 13
Night temp. (°C) 7 7 9 11 14 18 21 22 19 16 11 8
Water temp. (°C) 14 14 14 17 21 26 27 27 27 25 20 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 19 17 32 32 23 23 17 22 36 54 44 15
Days with rain 9 8 10 12 9 7 8 9 13 13 9 6
Dry days 22 20 21 18 22 23 23 22 17 18 21 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 9 12 12 12 11 9 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2
UV-index 3 3 4 4 5 6 6 6 6 5 4 4

Barcelona weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Barcelona? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Barcelona?

Barcelona is located in Spain. It lies in a straight line at 6,769 km from New Delhi.

The coordinates of Barcelona are:

  • Latitude: 41.398371
  • Longitude: 2.1741

The GPS coordinates are 41° 23' N, 2° 10' E

How long is the flight to Barcelona?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Barcelona is approximately 9 h. 20 min.

What are the nearest airports to Barcelona?

These are the airports closests to Barcelona:

  • Barcelona International Airport (14 km) – Barcelona
  • Girona Airport (74 km) – Girona
  • Reus Air Base (89 km) – Reus

How many inhabitants are there in Barcelona?

Barcelona has approximately 4,920,000 inhabitants.

How big is Barcelona?

The area of Barcelona is around 17,073 km².

What is the currency of Barcelona?

In Barcelona the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 7 December 2021

  • 1 Euro = 0.011 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 88.05 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 0.114 Indian rupee
  • 10 Indian rupee = 880.45 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 1.14 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 8,804.55 Euro

What is the area code of Barcelona?

The area code to call Barcelona is +34.