Weather in Tenerife in June

Is June a good time to visit Tenerife?

The threat of a rainy day in Tenerife in June is so minimal that it remains uncharted on weather data for the island, which basks in glorious sunshine through the long days of this magnificent month, the sub-tropical heat tempered to pleasant levels by Atlantic sea breezes. In Tenerife in June Mother Nature has crafted the most perfect holiday weather for winter weary northerners, and if you come in June you will pip the summer crowds to the post, enjoying at leisure all this beautiful island has to offer.

Climate in Tenerife in June                                    

The rainfall average for Tenerife during June is a big fat “zero”, although some weather overviews play it safe and provide for an average of one rainy day during the month, and suggest there may be around 5mm of rain in the north of the island. It is highly unlikely, though, that you will get wet during a June holiday in Tenerife, except in the pool or warm ocean. Blue skies and around 10 hours of sunshine out of the 13-hour long days is virtually guaranteed in June. Temperatures are ideal, hovering around 25°C during the hottest part of the day, and dropping to around 17°C at night.

What's on in Tenerife in June?

Athletic visitors can enjoy the Carrera del Atlantico half-marathon in mid-June, and at the end of the month Santa Cruz puts on a wonderful show with a jolly carnival. In between make sure you catch the goings-on in the Corpus Christi religious festival, particularly heartily celebrated in the town of La Orotava, when the streets are decorated with Biblical scenes formed from flowers and sand.

What to pack for a holiday in Tenerife in June?

Be prepared to have the sun in your eyes and baking down on your head throughout your holiday in Tenerife in June, so some good sunglasses, high factor sunscreen and a sun-hat are the most important things to pack. Don’t forget your swimsuit and wrap, and a selection of cool casual-wear for those luscious islands nights.