Gran Canaria Overview
Gran Canaria, same than the other islands of the Canarian Islands, is well known for having a warm-template weather during the whole year, also known as the “endless Spring”: Summers are hot and Winters soft and warm. But Gran Canaria has a variety of subclimates due to the different altitudes in different zones of the island. This climatic changes are making very different landscapes depending on the area of the island and that’s why Gran Canaria is known as the “thumbnail continent” , thanks to its diversity. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, its capital, is considered the city with the best weather in the world by many climate studies.
When to go
Thanks to its amazing weather, any moment of the year is a proper moment to visit it. In ths winter it is a bit cooler than the rest of the year, but nothing compared to “the real winter” in other parts of Spain. For this reason, the months of December to February are considered the high season, same than from June to August. So, if you want to come when there is less people and find the best prices, come between March and June.