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Best place for vacation: Barcelona or Costa Brava?

Choosing between Barcelona and Costa Brava? Check weather condition for both resorts to understand which one is better for you.
Please check current weather condition and two weeks weather forecast.
  Barcelona   Costa Brava
Current weather
Day air temperature 14.2°C 11.7°C
Night air temperature 13.3°C 10.4°C
Cloudiness 35.9% 48.9%
Sea water temperature * 17.2°C 16.0°C
Rainy days / Precipitation total 2 days (15.2 mm.) 1 day (15.2 mm.)
Sunny hours ** 6 h. 56 min. 5 h. 41 min.
7 days forecast 7 days forecast
* Sea water temperature values are collected within last 24 hours.
** Sunny hours are calculated based on the average daily number of hours while sunlight can reach the ground. It depends on day length and cloudiness during the day.
What is the best time for you vacation?
On a charts below you can compare air temperature, sea water temperature and precipitations at selected resorts. Values are calculated based on the data for the last three years.

Monthly air temperature, °C

Air temperature:

Monthly sea water temperature, °C

Monthly precipitation totals, mm

So what is the best time for vacation at Barcelona or Costa Brava?
Please check table below to find warmest and sunniest resorts that are good for swimming and sunbathing.


Sunniest months:
July 27 days
August 25 days
June 25 days
Warmest months:
August 28.2 °C
July 27.8 °C
September 25.3 °C
Warmest sea temp:
August 25.8 °C
September 24.6 °C
July 24.6 °C
Rainiest months:
September 4 days
November 4 days
April 4 days

Costa Brava

Sunniest months:
July 26 days
August 25 days
June 23 days
Warmest months:
August 28.0 °C
July 27.5 °C
June 24.7 °C
Warmest sea temp:
August 23.4 °C
July 22.7 °C
September 21.9 °C
Rainiest months:
November 4 days
September 3 days
April 3 days