A short burst of wintry weather, otherwise dry, sunny, but often breezy
Rain in Malaga
A light soft hail shower occurred in the middle of the afternoon on the 18th.
There were a few flakes of snow observed in amongst the rain drops on the evening of the 18th, and in parts of Malaga City there was snow, the first seen for 33 years. Even Nerja had some quite heavy snow for a while and in Mijas it settled and made roads treacherous for a while. In Murcia, snow settled, and generally the hills were white-capped on the morning of the 19th.
There was no fog observed in west Malaga during January.
Statistics for January 2017
|Reporting Station||Highest Temp||Lowest Temp||Rain Total (mm)||Wettest||Rain days|
|Jerez de la Frontera||21.4||-2.7||19||19||1|
Climatology for January
|Reporting Station||Extreme High Temp||Extreme Low Temp||Average Rain (mm)||Extreme Wettest day (mm)||Average Rain days|
|Jerez de la Frontera||25.3||-5.4||89||112||7|