THE CANARY ISLANDS – KITING IN CORRALEJO

General information about kiting in The Canary Islands – Corralejo

 These favoured holiday islands also have the top kitesurfing spots. Corralejo on the north coast of Fuerteventura is perhaps the best. Known for great wind and good year-round weather it’s a favourite for several windsports. Winds are cross-shore and are at their best in the summer months. Flag beach is a favourite on this stretch of coast. In the north you’will the best conditions and the best wind too.There are various spots and you can trach them in 10 minutes by car. Corralejo is strategic, you’re close to everything in about 10 min. In the morning, depending on the flag you understand what will be the best spot for the day (normaly Flag Beach).  
  • Wind always constant and persistent
  • Beaches for intermediate kiters and beaches with higher waves for experts kiters
  • Wind-conditionsand temperature even in winter  ideal
  • Attention: in the south you’ll found off shore very gusty wind and strong marine currents
  • Easy to rent equipment in the Kite centers

 

Wind

Constant wind, regular and persistent. (see below) Wind forecast in Corralejo Flag Beach

 

 

ANNUAL WIND & WEATHER STATISTICS IN CORRALEJO

Month
of year
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec SUM
01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 1-12
Wind
probability>= 4 Beaufort (%)
53

51

48

46

54

62

68

48

33

26

47

65

50

AverageWind
speed
(kts)
11

11

11

10

11

11

13

10

9

8

10

12

10

Average
air temp. (°C)
18
17
19
19
21
22
23
24
25
24
21
19
21
Wind
directionDistribution (%)
Annual wind direction distribution Corralejo

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