Southern Spain weather

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  1. woodstock

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    We are in Roquetas del Mar at moment very windy. Heading down to Marbella. Does anyone know if the wind is a problem down this coast.
     
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    It ok but don't eat to much curry:LOL:
     
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    Hi we usually spend mid December to Mid March moving along the Coast from the Algarve to Valencia and we have found that for the last 4 or 5 years we have been troubled by high winds. I suppose that because we "wild camp" its a bonus because we can usually move the van to face into the wind or we have often found a place to shelter at the side of a high building.
    Last year we had trouble with the wind all the way along the coast from Almerimar,Roquetas, Almeria,and Cabo de Gata over the space of 10-12 days.
    We are leaving for the Tunnel on Monday so it has not put us off coming.
    Colin
     
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    Nill wind, loads sun in Peniscola.
     
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    Is it warmer in Benidorm than Malaga in winter?
     
  8. PeteH

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    Have heard it said, but no direct evidence. That Benidorm (area) has a "local Micro-climate" Something to do with the proximity to Mountains?. Probably "Travel agent Speak"??.

    Some inland parts are up to 2500M above sea level?

    Pete
     
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    Almeria area is usually comfortably warm during Jan,Feb,March.can be a bit chilly at night
     
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    IIRC The costa del sol was called the costa del viente untill it was changed for the tourist industry.
     
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    Yes
    Exactly.
     
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