High temperatures all week on Gran Canaria, Yellow advisory for Thursday

With top temperatures already hitting 29º & 30ºC in the shade all this week, the Spanish State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) has issued a yellow advisory for high temperatures expected particularly this Thursday, July 27 on Gran Canaria with temperatures expected to exceed 34º at the summit, as well as the east, south and west of the island.

The advisory is currently set to be active from 10 am to 8 pm on Thursday however that could change along with probability of continuing high summer temperatures and a potential predominance of low travelling intervals of cloudy skies in the north, expected at between 200 and 400 metres altitude.

Remember all temperatures are measured in the shade, and direct sunlight can easily raise the temperature by between 5-10ºC always wear sunscreen.