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Mallorca Weather – August

August is an excellent time to visit Mallorca, especially if you like hot weather and don’t mind sharing the beaches and entertainment venues with many more holidaymakers.

You can expect very hot weather and around 10 hours of sunshine daily with little or no rain.

Daytime temperatures climb to an average high of 31°C (88°F) with a low of 18°C (64°F) at night. August is the hottest month of the year.

August is an excellent time for sunbathing, swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving and sailing. It’s also good for hiking and sightseeing Palma and the island’s many ancient and interesting towns on foot, bicycle and car. Spain’s traditional bull-fighting season is well under way during August.

Festivals not-to-miss, include…
  • Festival of Our Lady of Assumption, accompanied with pious processions and songs
  • Mock battle between ‘Moors and Christians’ in Pollenca, which is held on 2 August to commemorate the battle between the local hero Joan Mas and a pirate invasion of Moors
  • Sant Llorenc Fiesta on 10 August, with a week of events including sporting, musical and cultural activities to celebrate the town's patron saint
  • Sant Bartolomeu Fiesta, held in Montuiri on 23 and 24 August – one of Mallorca’s oldest festivals that features devil-dancing.

August is considered ‘the peak season’ in Mallorca with higher rates and the need to book flights and accommodation early.


Mallorca – August Weather Averages

Ave Temp (°C) Temperature icon  25°C (76°F)
Ave High Temp (°C) Temperature icon  31°C (88°F)
Ave Low Temp (°C) temperature icon  18°C (64°F)
Sunshine (Hrs daily) sun icon  10 hours per day
Daylight (Hrs daily) 14  14 hours per day
Comfort Level High heat icon  High heat & 67% humidity
UV Index 8  Very high
Days with some Rain umbrella icon  2 days
Ave Rainfall (mm) rain cloud  16mm
Sea Temp (°C) swimming icon  25°C (76°F)
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Best time to visit Mallorca

Mallorca is considered a year round holiday destination; For the best weather, visit Mallorca anytime between June and September.

However, to avoid summer crowds and still bask in clear sunny days with daily temperatures averaging 24°C (75°F), visit Mallorca during May, September and October.

Mallorca enjoys a Mediterranean climate characterised by long, hot summers and short, mild winters.

Mallorca Weather Overview


Mallorca – Monthly Review

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Note: Meteorological data is sourced from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), with additional historical climate data sourced from Agencia Estatal de Meteorología (AEMET) – Spain's meteorological agency.


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Latest update: Mallorca Weather in August: 23 July, 2020


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