Alicante Airport To Murcia A Quick Trip
The capital city of Murcia in the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia is located on the Segura River. It has a very warm and arid climate with more than 300 days of sun each year. The region is a major agricultural producer, with major crops of vegetables, fruits, flowers as well as wine and olive oil. The weather also makes Murcia a nice place to visit year round.
There are many flights to the Murcia and Alicante Airports from all over the world. Thousands come during all seasons of the year because the weather in Murcia is so consistently beautiful. The summers can be very hot, with the highest record temperature in Spain having occurred in Murcia at 117 degrees F, 47 degrees C. The more typical summer days usually only reach as high as 104 degrees F, 40 degrees C. The winters only usually get as cold as 50 degrees F, 10 degrees C.
Winter in Murcia is very mild and pleasant. The conditions here attract many older people to the area who are usually escaping a harsher winter in Northern Europe. When the temperatures begin to rise, they will then typically return north themselves. The weather is very sunny in winter and the rainfall is slight. Average temperatures in the winter in Murcia range from between 6 and 17 degrees C and 43 and 63 degrees F.
The temperatures in the spring for Murcia become progressively warmer as the year changes from winter to summer. Spring is a fantastic time to visit Murcia. There is very little rain at this time and the crowds are much thinner too. The sun is shining and the rentals are cheaper. The rainfall averages are less than three quarters of an inch for the entire spring and the temperatures range between daily highs of 21 to 26 degrees C, or 70 to 79 degrees and the nights stay between 8 and 13 degrees C, 47 and 56 degrees F.
Summers in Murcia are hot and dry. There is less than a half an inch average for the entire typical Murcia summer. The tourist crowds are also at their highest point during the summer months here and the rentals are their highest rate also. Average temperature for the entire summer day and night is between 29 and 19 degrees C, 66 and 84 degrees F. Rainfall in Murcia during the summer is typically less than half an inch per month.
The move from summer back to winter isn't that big of a jump either. Falls in Murcia are typically less hot, less crowded versions of summer with more but still not much rain. Average temperatures for the fall months here are about 20 and 30 degrees C, 68 and 86 degrees F during the daylight hours and 9 and 18 degrees C, 48 and 65 degrees F at night. The rain is usually around three quarters of an inch monthly in the fall.
by: Guy MorrisAbout the Author:Guy Morris works largely for http://www.alicante-spain.com , an internet site about climate at murcia area . His publications on murcia weather can be found on http://www.alicante-spain.com/murcia-weather.html .