If you come from Northern Europe, the weather in Mallorca in November can come as a very pleasant surprise. While the Balearic Islands aren’t as far south as, say, Malta; late autumn and early winter still bring plenty of bright, sunny days.
With the Balearic government keen to promote tourism in Mallorca in the low season, there are all kinds of things to see and do on the island even when the weather is rainy or cooler. Discovering Palma becomes even more enjoyable when the summer heat and crowds have subsided, while out in the countryside and villages, late autumn brings natural beauty and atmospheric festivals.
What’s the weather like in Mallorca in November?
November on Mallorca starts out autumnal and, by the month’s close, has progressed to winter. So it’s wise to expect there’ll be rain and some unsettled weather, but also plenty of clear blue skies and sunshine. Shorter days and cooler nights bring a chill to the air, but t-shirt weather is not uncommon during the day.
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The weather in Mallorca is understandably a strong attraction for many visitors to the island. Its climate falls into the category of temperate subtropical, which means hot summers and short, generally mild winters.
Average Temperatures in November in Mallorca
The average minimum temperature in Mallorca in November is 12.3°C, and the average maximum 18.9°C. Increased wind can make things feel colder, and nights can be as low as 8°C, although 10°C is more usual.
While the locals have appropriated heavier coats by this time, visitors from harsher climes usually find a light jacket is fine.
Hours of daylight
You can expect 10 hours of daylight in Mallorca during the month of November, and an average 5 hours’ sunshine. The sun sets at approximately 17:45 hrs at the beginning of the month, gradually getting earlier by the end.
Choose your pre-dinner drink location carefully and get your camera ready: autumn sunsets in Mallorca are some of the most spectacular of the whole year.
What to do & see in Mallorca in November
Autumn on Mallorca brings celebration of the harvest, and there are a multitude of fairs and festivals happening right across the island. These local events often last days and, alongside showcasing treasures of the season such as wine, honey and olives, are a good excuse to indulge in feasts and parties.
Still temperate weather makes November in Mallorca an optimum time for outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling and golf, while the capital of Palma is safely alive and kicking.
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