Northern Gran Canaria, Spain: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Northern Gran Canaria, Spain? If you're planning to go to Northern Gran Canaria, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Northern Gran Canaria, Spain

Based on the climate and weather in Northern Gran Canaria, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Northern Gran Canaria, Spain

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Northern Gran Canaria, Spain by month

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January

If you visit Northern Gran Canaria during January, you will probably notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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February

February for Northern Gran Canaria is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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March

If you are traveling to Northern Gran Canaria in March, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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April

April here is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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May

If you visit Northern Gran Canaria during May, you are likely to see that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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June

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

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July

July for Northern Gran Canaria is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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August

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

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September

If you visit Northern Gran Canaria during September, you are likely to find that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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October

October for Northern Gran Canaria is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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November

If you visit Northern Gran Canaria during November, you will probably notice that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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December

Traveling to Northern Gran Canaria in December, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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Activities for Northern Gran Canaria, Spain

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Northern Gran Canaria.

If you plan to visit the majestic Iglesia de San Juan Bautista, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Parque Municipal, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.

If you see the Museo Municipal, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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