Tag Archives: rain

Horses in Mijas struggling against the flood. Photo: Ann Jarsldatter.

Costa del Sol flooded

Finally came the rain that the Costa del Sol needed so much. The only problem is that it was all too much at once. Many cities along Costa del Sol have…

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Rainy days ahead

A low pressure that has the potential to bring tropical storm is growing. It comes from the west, bringing unstable weather over entire Spain. The low pressure system is already in western…

Expected temperatures for spring 2016

Dry and hot spring in Spain

The spring will be warm and dry in almost all of Spain according to the latest meteorological forecasts. It looks very good for Malaga, Valencia Alicante and the Balearic Islands. Meteorologist…

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Farmers praising the rain

Farmers in the Alicante province calculates that they can have saved up to 25 million Euros during the last days of rainfall. The lack of rain this year has (almost) always been a…

Man looking at a smoking engine in his car

High temperatures and vehicles

Warm climate or heat waves can cause problems for cars. Engines overheat and asphalt becomes slippery, but this can be managed The Royal Automobile Club of Spain (RACE) has had a…

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Rain ends the drought

The last rain has ended the severe drought in the Valencia region, and has provided a much needed contribution to the water reservoirs. The large water magazine in Beniarres, “Embalse…

Drought in Spain

Alicante is one the world’s driest inhabited areas

The absence of rain last winter makes the Alicante Province one of the driest inhabited places on earth. From January to April, there was only 7 liters of rain per square meter,…