Climate in Spain: weather forecast for Madrid this May 8


Climate information is becoming relevant for society. (Infobae/Jovani Pérez)

With climate change, a hot summer day can turn into heavy rain that causes flooding in minutes, so people are trying to be prepared when faced with a change in temperature.

Below is the weather forecast for Madrid in the next few hours:

Chance of precipitation this Monday in Madrid it is 1% during the day and 2% overnight.

Cloudiness will be 69% during the day and 89% at night.

as for temperature the maximum temperature in this area is expected to be 30 degrees and the minimum temperature will be 14 degrees. UV rays are expected to reach up to 8.

Wind gusts reach 28 km/h during the day and 30 km/h at night.

        Rainy season in Madrid at the end of the year (Madrid City Council)
Rainy season in Madrid at the end of the year (Madrid City Council)

Being in the center of Spain, the weather in Madrid is considered continental MediterraneanAlthough also known as temperate climate with dry and hot summers.

This type of weather is characterized by its own characteristics mild winters and, as its name suggests, for hot dry summer.

The lowest temperatures for the government of Madrid will be recorded in winter and will start from next 0 degrees Celsiusand it reaches the maximum in summer 40 degrees Celsius.

The State Meteorological Agency of Spain (Aemet) provides the highest temperature in the capital. Not more than 35 degrees Celsius, mainly to the south; while the average minimum temperature It drops below 0 degrees Celsiusespecially north of Madrid.

The maximum temperatures They are between July and August minimum temperatures between January and February.

The average temperature around 15 degrees Celsius in the city. It should be noted that in Madrid it is often frosty, and sometimes it snows. According to Aemet, it can be in the southernmost part of the city five days of snow per year, but it is easy to exceed in the north 20 days of snow annual.

As for precipitation, in the capital of Spain rainy season It mostly occurs in winter or mid-season.

At the end of the year, between October and December, as well as April and May months with the most rain in Madrid.

        Spain has four main climates (Reuters)
Spain has four main climates (Reuters)

Spain is different sunny, where the hours of sunlight are about 3 thousand hours per year. The Temperatures are mild in this Mediterranean countryHowever, there are significant differences between seasons and different regions.

Although Amet writes until 13 types of climate in SpainThey really are four are predominant: oceanic, cool summer Mediterranean, continental Mediterranean and cold field.

Oceanic is characterized by temperate cool summer, there is a lot of rain and spreads well throughout the year.

In Spain, it is mainly seen in the north and west of Galicia, the Cantabrian Sea, the Iberian system, the north-east of the northern plateau and a large part of the Pyrenees except for the highest areas.

As the name suggests, there is a Mediterranean Sea with cool summers dry and cool summerat the same time cold or mild winterin most it rains in winter or intermediate stations.

This climate covers most of the northern plateau, inland Galicia, and most of the highlands in the center and south of the peninsula. In the Canary Islands, it is widespread through the interior of the islands of La Palma, El Hierro, La Gomera and Tenerife, as well as in the highest areas of Gran Canaria.

The continental Mediterranean is registered mild and rainy winterat the same time hot dry summer.

This type of climate is found in most of the Iberian Peninsula and the Balearic Islands. It covers most of the southern half and the coastal areas of the Mediterranean, except for the arid regions of the southeast.

As for the cold field, winter is very cold and summers can be temperate or hotAt the same time, rainfall is low.

This climate extends to the southeast of the peninsula, the Ebro Valley, the southern plateau and to a lesser extent Extemadura, the Balearic Islands and the center of the northern plateau. They are also observed on all the islands of the Canary archipelago.

Spring and autumn More favorable climate in Spainweather conditions that allow you to enjoy the outdoors practically all day.

The The highest temperature is reached in July and Augustthe hottest and driest months in the entire country.

For the time being The lowest temperatures are usually in January and Februaryalso corresponds to months rainy daysmainly in northern Spain.

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