Average Sunshine in Spain for September





The tables below give September averages for the hours of sunshine and number of sunny days at dozens of cities throughout Spain.

You can jump to a separate table for each section of the country: East, Northeast, Northwest, Central, Balearic Islands and South of Spain.

The month's totals are averages of weather data collected during 1971 to 2000.

Eastern Spain

This section covers Spain's east coast on the Mediterranean Sea and includes the regions of Catalonia (Cataluña) and Valencian Community (Comunidad Valenciana). The highest weather station in the list is on the peak of Turo De L'Home in Parc Natural del Montseny at 1706 metres (5597 feet) elevation.

Total September sunshine
Hours Place Clear Days
255 Alicante 8
219 Barcelona 5
227 Castellón 5
195 Girona 7
250 Lleida 8
201 Reus 4
173 Turo De L'Home 4
237 Valencia 7

Balearic Islands

Average amount of sun in September
Hours Place Clear Days
237 Ibiza (Eivissa) 8
235 Menorca 5
228 Palma, Mallorca 6

Northeast Spain

Cities on this list are located near Spain's border with France, in the regions of Aragon, Basque Country (País Vasco), La Rioja and Navarre (Comunidad Foral de Navarra).

Average September sun
Hours Place Clear Days
157 Bilbao 4
214 Logroño 7
218 Pamplona 7
167 San Sebastián 4
231 Saragossa (Zaragoza) 7
178 Vitoria-Gasteiz 4

Northwest Spain

Cities in Asturias, Cantabria and Galicia, Spain's regions along the Atlantic Ocean, are included in this section.

Number of sunny hours and days in September on average
Hours Place Clear Days
179 Coruña 5
158 Gijón 4
172 Lugo 3
201 Ourense 6
154 Oviedo 3
212 Pontevedra 9
157 Santander 4
180 Santiago de Compostela 5
205 Vigo 9

Central Spain

Weather information in this table is for the regions of Castile and Leon (Castilla y León), Castile-La Mancha, Community of Madrid (Comunidad de Madrid) and Extremadura. One weather station, Puerto de Navacerrada, is at 1894 metres (6214 feet) elevation at a ski resort near Madrid.

Average total sunshine in September
Hours Place Clear Days
245 Albacete 9
247 Ávila 8
258 Badajoz 10
218 Burgos 6
240 León 8
261 Madrid 9
212 Puerto de Navacerrada 8
245 Salamanca 8
242 Segovia 7
256 Toledo 10
232 Torrejón de Ardoz 7
244 Valladolid 8

Southern Spain

This list covers the Andalusia (Andalucía) and Murcia regions, which stretch along Spain's southern coasts on the Atlantic and Mediterranean, including Costa del Sol.

Total September sunshine
Hours Place Clear Days
257 Almería 10
257 Cordova (Córdoba) 10
262 Granada 11
277 Huelva 13
258 Jerez de la Frontera 13
247 Málaga 10
235 Murcia 7
250 Seville (Sevilla) 12
233 Tarifa 9
Reference

AEMET (Agencia Estatal De Meteorologia, Gobierno de España). Valores Climatológicos Normales.

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