May was extremely warm this year, Lanzarote reached the highest temperature across the Canary Islands with 42.6 degrees recorded at the airport.
The Canary Islands were at their hottest recorded in the last 50 years, beating the previous records set in May 1953, 1986 & 2012. Also we only received a seventh of the expected rainfall, it hasn’t been this dry since 1999, and it’s the 5th driest on record since 1940.
Check out the previous years weather reports during May:
May 2014 weather in Lanzarote
May 2013 weather in Lanzarote
May 2012 weather in Lanzarote
May 2011 weather in Lanzarote
May 2010 weather in Lanzarote
May 2009 weather in Lanzarote
4/5 Predominantly sunny in Lanzarote, some clouds developing from late afternoon. A light wind from the west 0-15 km/h and 27 degrees. read more »