Lanzarote, Spain: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Lanzarote, Spain? If you're planning to go to Lanzarote, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Lanzarote, Spain

Based on the climate and weather in Lanzarote, the best time to go is May. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Lanzarote, Spain by month

January

January is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage

February

If you visit Lanzarote during February, you are likely to find that it is balmy and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

March

If you visit Lanzarote during March, you are likely to find that it is balmy and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

April

April in Lanzarote is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

If you visit Lanzarote during May, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

June

June is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

July

July in this region is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

August

If you visit Lanzarote during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

Traveling to Lanzarote in September, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses

October

October in Lanzarote is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

November

If you vacation in Lanzarote during November, you are likely to find that it is warm and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

December

If you visit Lanzarote during December, you are likely to find that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Lanzarote, Spain

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lanzarote, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Lanzarote
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Pickpocketing is an issue, so wear a money belt or neck pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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