Spain, a country in southwestern Europe, is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea in the south and
east and Atlantic Ocean in the northwest. It is one of the three countries with both Atlantic and
Mediterranean coastlines. It also includes the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea, the
Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean and the islands of Pennons. It is mostly a mountainous
country with Mount Tenerife being the highest mountain peak. It is one of the largest tourism
dominated country in the world. Among others the tourist attractions here include the coastlines,
diverse landscapes, historical sites, vibrant culture, summer resorts, beaches, a mild climate, the
islands, theme parks, cultural, sports and fun activities. It has an extensive long distance railway
system to link with other European countries. Madrid is the capital, the largest city and the major
international airport among many others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, metro, trams, inter-city air, trains and
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from June to August, mid season April, May, September,
October and low season November to March.
Weather: Climatological Information Madrid, Spain, source Agencia Estatal de Meteorologia.
Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the same city,
town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions. Visit relevant
source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on WMO Climatological Normals(CLINO) for the 30
-year period 1971-2000.
Mean number of precipitation days = Mean number of days with at least 0.1 mm of
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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