Calima persists this Sunday in the Canary Islands with temperatures of 26°C


  • Canarian Weekly
  • 04-02-2024
  • National
  • Photo Credit: Canarias Ahora
Calima persists this Sunday in the Canary Islands with temperatures of 26°C

The persistent haze, due to the presence of fine Saharan dust particles in the air, is set to continue throughout today, Sunday, in the Canary Islands, with an expected increase in intensity during the afternoon, according to the latest forecast from the Spanish State Meteorological Agency (Aemet).

Sea conditions will be calmer with variable winds of force 1 to 3, causing a light to moderate ripple and a swell with waves measuring 1 to 2 metres.

Sunday’s weather forecast for each of the Canary Islands:

Lanzarote:

Expect intervals of medium and high-altitude clouds with the continued presence of the calima, potentially becoming more intense this afternoon. Temperatures are anticipated to remain stable, and southeast winds will be moderate, occasionally strong in inland areas and on the western side of the island, especially during the central hours of the day.
Temperatures: Highs of 23°C and lows of 16°C.

Fuerteventura:

Similar conditions with intervals of medium and high-altitude clouds and a potential increase in calima during the afternoon. Temperature levels are expected to stay consistent. Moderate southeast winds, occasionally strong in inland areas, on the western slope, and the Jandía peninsula.
Temperatures: Highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C.

Gran Canaria:

Intervals of medium and high-altitude clouds with light haze that will become more noticeable in the afternoon. Temperature levels are forecasted to remain unchanged. Moderate southeast winds, slightly stronger on the northeast and southwest slopes.
Temperatures: Highs of 25°C and lows of 17°C.

Tenerife:

Aemet forecast intervals of medium and high-altitude clouds with the presence of calima. Temperature levels are projected to stay consistent. Gentle southeast winds, with moderate intensity in Anaga and in the southwest of the island.
Temperatures: Highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C.

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