Navacerrada

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Navacerrada
Municipality
Nickname(s): Nava
Municipal location within the Community of Madrid.
Municipal location within the Community of Madrid.
Country  Spain
Autonomous community Community of Madrid
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Navacerrada is a municipality of the Community of Madrid, Spain, located about 1,200 metres on the Reservoir Navacerrada and the entry of "Valle de la Barranca" in the Sierra de Guadarrama.

Located 52 km from Madrid, has only 2,500 permanent residences, but winter visitors increase the population.

Geography and Climate[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Navacerrada (altitude: 1894 m, satellite view)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 16.2
(61.2)
16.8
(62.2)
18.6
(65.5)
22.6
(72.7)
25.4
(77.7)
29.9
(85.8)
30.8
(87.4)
31.8
(89.2)
30.8
(87.4)
23.4
(74.1)
20.0
(68)
17.0
(62.6)
31.8
(89.2)
Average high °C (°F) 2.0
(35.6)
2.5
(36.5)
4.7
(40.5)
5.7
(42.3)
10.2
(50.4)
16.3
(61.3)
21.2
(70.2)
21.2
(70.2)
16.6
(61.9)
9.8
(49.6)
5.4
(41.7)
3.2
(37.8)
9.9
(49.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) −0.6
(30.9)
−0.2
(31.6)
1.5
(34.7)
2.5
(36.5)
6.5
(43.7)
11.9
(53.4)
16.2
(61.2)
16.3
(61.3)
12.4
(54.3)
6.7
(44.1)
2.8
(37)
0.7
(33.3)
6.4
(43.5)
Average low °C (°F) −3.1
(26.4)
−2.9
(26.8)
−1.7
(28.9)
−0.8
(30.6)
2.8
(37)
7.5
(45.5)
11.3
(52.3)
11.3
(52.3)
8.2
(46.8)
3.6
(38.5)
0.2
(32.4)
−1.7
(28.9)
2.9
(37.2)
Record low °C (°F) −18.2
(−0.8)
−18.6
(−1.5)
−14.7
(5.5)
−11
(12)
−8
(18)
−3.4
(25.9)
0.0
(32)
0.2
(32.4)
−3
(27)
−7.6
(18.3)
−11.8
(10.8)
−20.3
(−4.5)
−20.3
(−4.5)
Precipitation mm (inches) 141
(5.55)
116
(4.57)
92
(3.62)
138
(5.43)
142
(5.59)
71
(2.8)
33
(1.3)
24
(0.94)
63
(2.48)
143
(5.63)
186
(7.32)
176
(6.93)
1,326
(52.2)
Avg. precipitation days 12 11 10 13 13 8 4 3 7 11 12 13 118
Avg. snowy days 13 12 11 13 5 1 0 0 1 3 8 11 78
 % humidity 82 83 78 81 76 66 54 54 65 81 83 83 74
Mean monthly sunshine hours 108 107 159 160 209 275 339 323 212 146 108 93 2,238
Source #1: Agencia Estatal de Meteorología[1]
Source #2: Agencia Estatal de Meteorología (record values)[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Valores climatológicos normales. Puerto de Navacerrada". Agencia Estatal de Meteorología. Retrieved 25 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Valores extremos. Puerto de Navacerrada". Agencia Estatal de Meteorología. Retrieved 25 July 2012. 

Coordinates: 40°43′59″N 4°01′20″W / 40.7331°N 4.02222°W / 40.7331; -4.02222