Share this

Submit to DeliciousSubmit to DiggSubmit to FacebookSubmit to Google PlusSubmit to StumbleuponSubmit to TechnoratiSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 12:33

Weather Forecast: Wet Wednesday (Maybe), Then Sunshine And Warmth

Gran Canaria weather forecast: Rain for a day, then sunshine all week Gran Canaria weather forecast: Rain for a day, then sunshine all week photosgrancanaria.com

14.02.2017: There's a blob of cloud and rain heading towards us and due to arrive on Wednesday, then we expect a period of warm, sunny weather for the rest of the week. 

The rain forecast for tomorrow doesn't look like it will affect Gran Canaria all that much, but there is the possibility of showers and even thunderstorms tonight and during Wednesday. They will be more likely in the north and the highlands but could strike anywhere.

After that, we're a period of warm, sunny weather thanks to an east wind. They may even be a light calima heading into the weekend. It won't be strong and all we'll see is a light haze.

Alex Says: Contrary to some false news reports on Facebook, there isn't a hurricane heading towards the Canary Islands. 

The weekend's storm produced winds of up to 126kmph in Tejeda and some decent rainfall in the parched southern highlands; it wasn't enough to fill the reservoirs but was a welcome soaking. The only notable damage in Gran Canaria was a landslide on part of the Transgrancaria route and emergency repairs to the Camino de La Plata close to Tunte are underway to get it all ready for February 22nd. 

Overall, the strong winds damaged over six million kilos of bananas across the Canary Islands with most of the damage in the western islands and Tenerife. 

The surf in north Gran Canaria will tick over all week at around the half metre mark before growing to up to 1.5 metres over the weekend and into next Monday. There could also be some good waves in the south over the weekend.

Related items

Login to post comments
Submit to DeliciousSubmit to DiggSubmit to FacebookSubmit to Google PlusSubmit to StumbleuponSubmit to TechnoratiSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn

Most read this week

Follow us on Facebook

Live Weather

Breezy

17°C

Maspalomas

Breezy

Humidity: 54%

Wind: 40.23 km/h

  • 24 Mar 2017

    Partly Cloudy 18°C 13°C

  • 25 Mar 2017

    Mostly Cloudy 16°C 14°C

Tip of the day

  • Tip Of The Day: Miracle Cures At Teror Church
    Tip Of The Day: Miracle Cures At Teror Church

    Got a headache in Gran Canaria, or perhaps  sore foot. Hre's how to cure it instantly.

    Start from: Get directions Show Street View
    Read more...

Who's Online

We have 3478 guests and no members online

Login / Register

Take this website to the max, login or create an account now! By clicking on any Social Media platform logo, you can login with just one click.