Gibraltar has a Mediterranean climate, with a hot, dry season from May to September and a cool, wet period from October to April. Temperatures don't vary much throughout the year. Winters are cooler but mild, and summers are warm but not scorching.

Sunshine lovers are sure to enjoy the summer months – especially June and July, when there are typically 11 hours of sunshine a day. Even in the deep winter months of November, December and January, there are usually at least a few hours of sun a day to break up the overcast skies.