Alcudia is located in the north-east of Mallorca
Daily sunshine hours
Alcudia region is pleased with the abundance of sun, with 9-12 hours in spring, 7-10 hours in autumn and 7-8 hours of sun per day in winter. In June and July, you can expect to enjoy 13 hours of sunshine per day.
Average day/night temperature
The region has a typical Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild winters. Temporary residents and holidaymakers benefit from the low rainfall and lots of sunshine. The summer is long and hot, with the highest temperature of around 30°C in August. Temperatures reach 19°C already in April. They remain as high as 18°C well into November, just in the evenings the temperature drops relatively sharply. So, the proper summer can be said to last from May till October, with the most daily sunshine hours at 13 in July and August. The wettest month is October with an average of 63.4 mm of rain. From May till September the rainfall is minimal and Alcudia is at its driest. The least amount of rainfall occurs in July. The average in this month is 10 mm. The best month to swim in the sea is in August when the average sea temperature is 26°C.
Wind direction distribution during the year (%)
Alcudia has a fairly exposed beach break. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the southwest. Waves more likely to be from local windswells than distant groundswells and the best wave direction is from the northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves.
Average sea temperature
The water temperature variation has a range of around 19 °C in autumn and 23.6 °C in summer. During winter it drops down to about 15 °C. The highest average sea water temperature is usually in August, September and July.