Who really has the best weather in the world - We do!
In 1996 Thomas Whitmore published be pleasant weather ratings which surveyed 600 cities worldwide.
La palmas de Gran Canaria finished top of the list with a perfect score of 100%.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is the capital of the island of Gran Canaria however there is still one place which is actually better than a Las Palmas De Gran Canaria and that is the south of Gran Canaria where at Europe’s second largest beach resort is located.
Playa Del Ingles actually enjoys even better weather than Las Palmas de Gran Canaria ( less cloud more sunshine and a few degrees warmer, but unfortunately, as Whitmore’s survey did not include Maspalomas because it’s not a city.
This information is well known to all of the 700,000 people that live on this island and even more widespread to the 2.2 million visitors each year to Gran Canaria.
Published in the consumer travel section the cover of the book includes the statement
Enjoy Travel More and Save Money by Planning for the Weather
Whilst the title is not the catchiest title in the world Thomas Whitmore was the senior climatologist at Syracuse University in New York; previous alumni of Syracuse include Joe Biden, the 47th and current vice president of the United States
There's a big depression in London and New York, and the weathers not too good to.
Today May 24th with the official start of summer 2013 just around the corner the weather in London shows a maximum of 9°C and a nighttime minimum of 6°C
The forecast for New York for Saturday May 25th is 13°C for the daytime high and 8°C for the nighttime low.