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Denia desde el Montgó
View of Dénia from the Montgó out to sea
Bandera de Dénia
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Escut de Dénia
coat of arms

Dénia ( Spanish: Denia), is a historical coastal city in the province of Alicante, Spain. It is on the Costa Blanca halfway between Alicante and Valencia. It is the capital and judicial seat of the comarca of Marina Alta. As of 2014, 41,672 people live there.

Climate

Dénia has a Mediterranean climate (Köppen Csa), with mild and short winters and hot and long summers. The average temperature of the coldest month (January) is 12.3 °C (54.1 °F), while the average temperature of the hottest month (August) is 26.8 °C (80.2 °F). The city enjoys around 3,000 sunshine hours per year.

The highest temperature ever recorded in Denia was 42°C (108°F) and the lowest was -4°C (24°F) on 5 December 2017.

Climate data for Dénia, Spain
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 26
(79)
29
(84)
31
(88)
35
(95)
41
(106)
39
(102)
41
(106)
42
(108)
39
(102)
36
(97)
31
(88)
26
(79)
42
Average high °C (°F) 17.2
(63)
18.0
(64.4)
19.5
(67.1)
21.6
(70.9)
24.6
(76.3)
27.9
(82.2)
31.2
(88.2)
31.6
(88.9)
28.9
(84)
25.0
(77)
20.7
(69.3)
18.3
(64.9)
23.7
(74.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) 12.3
(54.1)
13.1
(55.6)
14.4
(57.9)
16.3
(61.3)
19.4
(66.9)
23.0
(73.4)
26.3
(79.3)
26.8
(80.2)
24.3
(75.7)
20.3
(68.5)
15.9
(60.6)
13.3
(55.9)
18.8
(65.8)
Average low °C (°F) 7.4
(45.3)
8.2
(46.8)
9.3
(48.7)
11.2
(52.2)
14.2
(57.6)
18.1
(64.6)
21.4
(70.5)
22.0
(71.6)
19.7
(67.5)
15.6
(60.1)
11.1
(52)
8.3
(46.9)
13.9
(57)
Record low °C (°F) -2
(28)
-4
(25)
0
(32)
2
(36)
3
(37)
10
(50)
13
(55)
12
(54)
10
(50)
2
(36)
-1
(30)
-4
(25)
-17.8
Precipitation mm (inches) 37
(1.46)
46
(1.81)
58
(2.28)
53
(2.09)
35
(1.38)
24
(0.94)
7
(0.28)
18
(0.71)
66
(2.6)
87
(3.43)
73
(2.87)
51
(2.01)
555
(21.85)
Sunshine hours 185 191 228 249 294 322 353 318 266 225 192 178 3,001

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